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Electric Vehicles: Australian Electric Vehicles Can Deliver 5x Snowy 2.0s – What’s Required to Realise This Potential

The opportunities and barriers of vehicle-to-grid services in Australia — Read on http://www.all-energy.com.au/en-gb/virtual-conference/electric-vehicles-session.html How cool is this compared to such monster expense, so remote, old fashioned idea of Snowy2.0?

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California’s Ban on Gas Vehicles is Also Good News for the Grid and the Auto Sector

California’s Ban on Gas Vehicles is Also Good News for the Grid and the Auto Sector – Rocky Mountain Institute — Read on rmi.org/californias-ban-on-gas-vehicles-is-also-good-news-for-the-grid-and-the-auto-sector/ Imagine this in USA, convulsions for Trump!

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Cannon-Brookes says Hornsdale battery proof that technology change will be rapid

Billionaire Mike Cannon-Brookes issues fresh plea to governments to not underestimate the pace of change in clean energy technologies. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/cannon-brookes-says-hornsdale-battery-proof-that-technology-change-will-be-rapid-34391/ “The reason I think that was such an amazing event is rarely have we had a lot … Continue reading

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“We cut through the politics:” Zibelman says rapid transition to RE “not a choice”

What Audrey also said was SA will soon be seeing days of 100% supply from rooftop solar PV, zero from grid. Zibelman says renewables share will approach 70 per cent “regularly” by 2030, but engineering and economics has and will … Continue reading

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Why green hydrogen could be cheaper than fossil fuels in just a few years

Why green hydrogen could be cheaper than fossil fuels in just a few years | RenewEconomy — Read on http://www.google.com.au/amp/s/reneweconomy.com.au/why-green-hydrogen-could-be-cheaper-than-fossil-fuels-in-just-a-few-years-32918/amp/

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Fossil fuels face rapid defeat by UK’s wind and sun

..no future for either gas or nukes.. 31 August, 2020 – The cost of UK energy from renewables like wind and sun continues to plunge, beating British official expectations. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/fossil-fuels-face-rapid-defeat-by-uks-wind-and-sun/

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Batteries or gas? The jury is out, for now |

“This is the sort of thing that causes countries such as Venezuela to fall over, our government is taking all the risks.” AGL chief says batteries can now compete with gas peaking services to keep grid stable. — Read on … Continue reading

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Shell buys into carbon offsets market, adding to solar and battery purchases

If owners of previous energy supply now put big $ into renewables, is the zero carbon transition actually imminent? Shell expands its Australian push into businesses beyond the fossil fuel sector with the acquisition of carbon offset firm Select Carbon. … 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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Ireland looks forward to a greener future | Climate News Network

6 July, 2020 – Often called the Emerald Isle, Ireland prides itself on its green image – but the reality has been rather different. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/ireland-looks-forward-to-a-greener-future/

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