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A three-point checklist to help you tell fact from fiction in climate coverage

A three-point checklist to help you tell fact from fiction in climate coverage

Australians shouldn’t need advanced degrees in climate and energy science to make informed decisions on the issues that will affect virtually every aspect of their lives.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Woolside turns around on clean energy ... rumblings of unrest at Seven News over Nazi interview ... the Australia Day event where no one mentioned Australia Day ...

Crikey Worm: renewables out, ‘dispatchables’ in

Crikey Worm: renewables out, ‘dispatchables’ in

Good morning, early birds. The Coalition's plan to drive down power prices requires energy retailers to buy a certain amount of "dispatchable power", and Iraqi forces attempt to reclaim areas of the country from the Kurds. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Crikey Worm: government set to announce new energy plan

Crikey Worm: government set to announce new energy plan

Good morning, early birds. The government will finally -- finally -- reveal its energy plan this week as a report from the ACCC reveals the true cause of energy bill price increases, and the US demands a "please explain" from Australia after last week's defence contractor hack. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

The scientific way to avoid electricity price spikes, saving Australians thousands

The scientific way to avoid electricity price spikes, saving Australians thousands

How a process called "aggregated demand response" could work in Australia, writes Dan Cass, strategist at The Australia Institute.

Who are the Liberal MPs worried about Turnbull’s Clean Energy Target?

Who are the Liberal MPs worried about Turnbull’s Clean Energy Target?

Crikey intern Will Ziebell looks back over past public comments to work out which MPs could end up dissenting.

The unavoidable truth about the latest jobs data

The unavoidable truth about the latest jobs data

Crikey readers have their say on the government's health and energy policies, as well as other issues of the day.

Small bumps on the road to 100% renewable energy

Small bumps on the road to 100% renewable energy

Two small Australian towns want to become 100% powered by renewable energy. Crikey intern Diana Hodgetts looks at some overseas examples and finds 100% renewable is nice, but not always 100% reliable.

Business: Green firms the big losers as miners keep their cheap fuel

Business: Green firms the big losers as miners keep their cheap fuel

For a budget that was supposed to spread the pain around, big business appears to have got off exceptionally lightly.

Will Abbott appoint an IPA man to a renewables review?

Will Abbott appoint an IPA man to a renewables review?

Talk in Canberra is the government is poised to appoint a leading anti-wind and anti-solar campaigner from the IPA to a new panel to review the renewable energy target. It spells disaster for the sector.