Existing plants should be thought of as expensive, emergency backup as renewables are scaled up, report says
Labor and Australian Industry Group back plans to facilitate swaps that would use overseas gas to fulfil export orders
If the government approves this monstrous mine it will be committing environmental treason against every Australian who values our farmers, our coasts, our bush and our way of life
Australian Industry Group says government should introduce national interest test and encourage swaps to boost supply
What if the solution to Australia’s high energy prices is not more coal and gas, nor even another emissions reduction scheme, but energy auctions?
Opposition says Turnbull government must not fund new coal-fired power plants because they are not value for money
Windfarm commissioner’s first report says complainants may fail to seek medical advice ‘due to the possibly incorrect assumption’ that nearby turbines are to blame
John Hewson and Simon Holmes à Court join Australia Institute’s call for changes to lower prices and emissions and improve security
Energy minister says Australia’s remoteness means it cannot match European countries yet in producing electricity from renewables
Helle Thorning-Schmidt, appearing on the ABC’s Q&A, says every country needs to determine the right mix of energy sources for its requirements, but the important thing is investment, planning and political will...
This terrible mine is much more than the sum of its poisonous venal parts. It represents the searing contempt in which voters are held
RET will come to a natural end as emissions intensity scheme can reach goal of 50% renewable energy by 2030, says Andrew Leigh
If the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility hasn’t got a risk policy yet, how can it be considering a $1bn loan for the Adani project?
Australian Conservation Foundation says Coalition and Labor failing workers and risking the country’s energy security
More coal generators will close as Australia shifts to renewable energy, so there must be more plans in place to smooth the transition
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