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Uhlmann survives avalanche of complaints about blackout coverage unscathed

Myriam Robin November 14, 2016 19 Comments

The ABC has dismissed complaints about Chris Uhlmann's coverage of the South Australian blackout.

How <em>The Australian</em> got it hopelessly wrong on wind energy

How The Australian got it hopelessly wrong on wind energy

Giles Parkinson July 22, 2016 11 Comments

The Australian got its facts wrong on wind energy in South Australia. Investments in wind have brought costs down.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey March 23, 2016 3 Comments

Freedom Boy's replacement ... who the bigwigs want for Mackellar ... wind turbine syndrome ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey January 28, 2016 5 Comments

Hot air on wind turbines ... F-35 woes ... "gay sex marriage"? ...

Gone with the wind farms: govt moves to fetter renewables, states say no

Gone with the wind farms: govt moves to fetter renewables, states say no

Josh Taylor July 21, 2015 7 Comments

The federal government says there is "merit" in investigating the effects of "infrasound" and wind turbines. But state environment ministers have said that's total bunk.

Abbott’s longstanding fear of made-up science

Abbott’s longstanding fear of made-up science

Crikey June 12, 2015 15 Comments

Tony Abbott has taken a stand against tall towers that cause all kinds of health problems. But the towers in question are mobile phone towers, and it's 1995. Ketan Joshi explains.

Rundle: roll up, roll up, and watch the right implode

Rundle: roll up, roll up, and watch the right implode

Guy Rundle May 22, 2015 21 Comments

When the right are actually advocating sterilising the poor, the end is probably nigh.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey April 1, 2015 2 Comments

Senator John Madigan's gusty ... sorry, gutsy inquiry into antisocial peacocks continues. Plus other whispers and scuttlebutt.

Get Fact: testing Ian Plimer on wind and solar power

Get Fact: testing Ian Plimer on wind and solar power

Crikey July 14, 2014 47 Comments

Ian Plimer, an ally of Gina Rinehart, has written a new book criticising environmentalists and casting doubt on climate change. Renewable energy expert Dr Mark Diesendorf does some fact-checking.

Full of hot air: the <em>Oz</em>‘s case against a non-existent wind turbine

Full of hot air: the Oz‘s case against a non-existent wind turbine

Crikey July 9, 2013 29 Comments

The Australian is warning us about the health impacts of wind farms. But its "research" is entirely discredited, writes energy industry researcher Ketan Joshi.