Menu
Scroll to top
Topic: Clean Energy Finance Corporation
Could energy uncertainty be the gift that keeps on giving for Turnbull?

Could energy uncertainty be the gift that keeps on giving for Turnbull?

By prolonging uncertainty around investment in energy generation, the government gives itself scope to keep blaming Labor and renewables for blackouts -- at least until voters wake up to it.

Should the Clean Energy Finance Corporation be funding ‘clean’ coal?

Should the Clean Energy Finance Corporation be funding ‘clean’ coal?

What is the Clean Energy Finance Corporation anyway? And should it be investing in clean coal? Crikey intern Sophie Heizer explains.

Buck up, Malcolm — the weird Senate will save you money

Buck up, Malcolm — the weird Senate will save you money

The new government should get on with the business of budget repair. And the weird Senate can help, writes Ben Oquist, executive director of The Australia Institute.

Peppa Pig won’t be sacrificed on the altar of free trade

Peppa Pig won’t be sacrificed on the altar of free trade

SBS and the ABC will be exempt from certain provisions of the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Bernard Keane and Myriam Robin report.

The Coalition’s war on renewables: follow the money

The Coalition’s war on renewables: follow the money

The government's war on renewable energy reflects the strong financial links between the fossil fuel industry and the Coalition.

The politics: Palmer delivers a big win for climate denialists

The politics: Palmer delivers a big win for climate denialists

Ignore the theatrics: Clive Palmer has handed the government a big win in its efforts to dump effective climate action.

Crikey Awards: the business winners and losers of 2013

Crikey Awards: the business winners and losers of 2013

The market conditions were better in 2013, so who made the most of it? And which chairmen and CEOs should hang their heads in shame? We name the best and worst in business.

Clean energy providers bypassing the big power retailers

Clean energy providers bypassing the big power retailers

Pacific Hydro's wind farm will be financed without a big power retailer involved. Is this the future or just a last hurrah for the Clean Energy Finance Corporation?

The Power Index: carbon cutters, Oliver Yates at #4

The Power Index: carbon cutters, Oliver Yates at #4

Oliver Yates is the ex-Macquarie banker who turned his back on a lucrative career to head up the government's controversial (and possibly short-lived) green bank. Why did this "maverick" do it -- and what will he do with $10 billion of your money?

CEFC: a look at green loan programs around the world

CEFC: a look at green loan programs around the world

Australia's new $10 billion Clean Energy Finance Corporation, which will provide investment and green loans to Aussie businesses, is similar in concept to policies underway in the United Kingdom and the United States.