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China’s path to renewable superpower

Chinas path to renewable superpower — Read on http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/business-spectator/news-story/chinas-path-to-renewable-superpower/9b89bf33035a8d7c61eb996041bdd9eb China romps along, clean and green and renewable, while Australia is dragged back, dirty and brown in fossil fantasy

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Why Clean Energy is Like the iPhone

Why Clean Energy is Like the iPhone — Read on climatecrocks.com/2020/10/31/why-clean-energy-is-like-the-iphone/amp/

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IEEFA: IEA playing ‘catch-up’ with falling renewables costs, halving solar estimates

IEEFA: IEA playing ‘catch-up’ with falling renewables costs, halving solar estimates – Institute for Energy Economics & Financial Analysis : Institute for Energy Economics & Financial Analysis — Read on ieefa.org/ieefa-iea-playing-catch-up-as-renewables-costs-fall-and-energy-transition-commitments-rise/ “renewables costs reductions are now already beating previous forecasts … Continue reading

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Australia’s trilemma of providing good, fast and cheap energy finally has a clear solution |

We now know that we can have an affordable, reliable and low emissions power system – and it needs a lot less coal and fossil gas — Read on http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/jul/31/australias-trilemma-of-providing-good-fast-and-cheap-energy-finally-has-a-clear-solution

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Nuclear power uses market fix to stifle wind energy

As with coal power in Oz, UK nuke proponents claim, after adding in compensation they must pay to renewables,taken offline for nuke benefit, that renewables not viable!! 18 June, 2020 − UK wind energy is forced to shut down to … Continue reading

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Community Energy Enquiry VIC

“Victoria was an early leader in community energy but other states are racing ahead with dozens of proposals. This inquiry can identify the policies we need to be a leader again,” said Leigh Ewbank. “We need the Premier Andrews and opposition … Continue reading

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Renewable energy demands the undoable

…during each hour of every day 3.7 million barrels of oil are pumped from wells; 932,000 tons of coal are dug; 395 million cubic metres of natural gas are piped from the ground; and 4.1 million tons of CO2 is … Continue reading

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Powering Australia

Back after the break, here’s an outstanding review/debate/Q&A of what’s looking realistic for power options, solar, wind, nukes, the lot. Particularly like prospect of driverless car, booked like Uber, comes to you, details already on board. At destination, it takes itself away to … Continue reading

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Navigating Victoria’s Energy Future – free seminar

The Victorian Government will soon unveil its Renewable Energy Action Plan, aimed at accelerating the development of renewable energy in Victoria. The plan will outline policy measures designed to attract renewable energy investment and to create new jobs in Victoria…This seminar – Wednesday, 18 … Continue reading

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Petition for Ambition: Victoria’s Renewable Energy Targets

The release of the Andrews government’s Renewable Energy Action Plan is imminent. It will set Victorian Renewable Energy Targets for 2020 and 2025. Please add your voice to our call for the Andrews government to set ambitious targets that match … Continue reading

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