Topic archives: Snowy Hydro

Crikey Worm: Awkward times for Australia at the UN

March 2, 2018 1

As expected, Australia has not got off to a great start on the United Nations Human Rights Council. Plus, Malcolm Turnbull shells out a cheeky $6 billion to buy out the states' stakes of the Snowy Hrydro. It's the news you need to know with Chris Woods.

Crikey Worm: Trump scores a major win

December 21, 2017

Good morning, early birds. In the US, Republicans have squeezed major corporate tax cuts through Congress. Plus, NRL star Jarryd Hayne denies a rape allegation. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Clean green Turnbull pumps Snowy Hydro PR back uphill, reuses it

August 28, 2017 28

Malcolm Turnbull's Snowy Hydro 2.0 is a couple of small announcements masquerading as a "gamechanger" in energy policy -- one the Productivity Commission fears will be a white elephant.

Snowy Hydro to get the poll numbers flowing for Turnbull

March 17, 2017 2

Time enough if good enough ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

March 17, 2017 5

Tele stalking Triggs ... Snowy Hydro poll boost ... Turnbull on a train ...

Rundle: Elon Musk and the end of capitalism as we know it

March 16, 2017 29

Let Turnbull try to build his new dam. The seeds of capitalism's destruction are already sown.

Turnbull lifts his game on gas — as a key reform era ends

March 16, 2017 35

Malcolm Turnbull put some old skills to good use yesterday - but his Snowy Hydro proposal will never happen.

Essential: Shorten takes the lead, and who should pay more tax?

Essential: Shorten takes the lead, and who should pay more tax?

May 13, 2014

Bill Shorten has taken a narrow lead as preferred PM, today's Essential Report shows, as Tony Abbott falls deep into negative approval territory.

Managing the Snowy River, where ‘independence’ is a weakness

Managing the Snowy River, where ‘independence’ is a weakness

October 18, 2013 4

The NSW government intends to dump an independent scientific committee that guarded the health of the Snowy River for a hand-picked, government-controlled body.

Too little too late for Snowy in its death throes

August 12, 2010 13

The Snowy River: among the attributes that might be expected of one of Australia’s major tributaries, it lacks only water, writes Joel Tozer.