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Gas death spiral will not help power utilities

Expected saving, on annual cost of energy, is as much as 99%(!!) by retrofit of new inverter technology, reverse cycle, split systems, to replace gas central heating and evaporative water cooling. It’s possible that 99% is an exaggeration but numbers … Continue reading

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Abbott’s fibs to Obama

Lies, damn lies and Abbott – excellent get and graphics by Tristan Edis to expose deceit >readmore> ClimateSpectator

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The solution to Barnett’s unfair fixed charges

Here’s a good pice of analysis for how electricity billing could work, fairly and avoiding panic manoeuvres, by WA’s Barnett and other State Premiers to penalise households with solarPV. >readmore> ClimateSpectator

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Coal’s crippling demand roadblock

Why demand for coal is down and staying down and big, new Australian projects need to be shelved. >readmore> ClimateSpectator

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Power demand drop, coal out, renewables in

Despite current loud rantings by the opposition, saying that Carbon Tax has done nothing to reduce emissions, here’s a report, based on latest NEM data, to show a decrease of more than 6% in last 12 months. Brown coal power … Continue reading

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