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Who’s writing ‘the climate change story’ at the Oz?

Who’s writing ‘the climate change story’ at the Oz?

A strange ad attacking renewable energy appeared in the News Corp papers yesterday. Its source: the Climate Study Group.

Privately funded solar farm looks to make hay while the sun shines

Privately funded solar farm looks to make hay while the sun shines

Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes wants to build a massive solar farm in the NT. It'd be one of the biggest infrastructure projects in Australian history... funded by private companies and Aussie entrepreneurs. 

Are renewables really cheaper than coal and nuclear?

Are renewables really cheaper than coal and nuclear?

Former PM Malcolm Turnbull says that renewables plus storage is cheaper than coal and nuclear for new power generation. Does the claim stack up?

The good news the government didn’t want to hear

The good news the government didn’t want to hear

The fact that renewable energy is in the best interests of all Australians is a clear as daylight; whether Angus Taylor will make the sensible decision on the matter is as clear as mud.

Is Australia really destined for a hydrogen boom?

Is Australia really destined for a hydrogen boom?

There are calls for Australia to commit to a future of hydrogen-based renewable energy. But like most energy solutions, the reality is not so simple.

This does not bode well for Queensland — or Australia

This does not bode well for Queensland — or Australia

Crikey readers go in on Queensland's anti-protest laws, Australia's American adventurism, Tasmania's renewables skirmish and the foreign education industry.

Australia’s renewables revolution goes far beyond energy

Australia’s renewables revolution goes far beyond energy

Bob Brown's opposition to a new wind farm project isn't a sign of failure, it's a further victory. The way we live is fundamentally changing.

South Australia’s blackout has become a political talisman

South Australia’s blackout has become a political talisman

Let’s be explicit about this: South Australian wind farms did not shut down because the winds were too low or high.

Should Australia go nuclear?

Should Australia go nuclear?

Some scientists say it is a great weapon in the war on carbon emissions, and Energy Minister Angus Taylor is pushing an inquiry into the topic. But will Australia ever take the nuclear option?

Why take action on climate change? Jobs and exports.

Why take action on climate change? Jobs and exports.

There may be a better future just around the corner; all we have to do is shake ourselves free of the past.