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While the chaos has political meddling written all over it, its roots are actually technical. That is, the NEM was not designed to be a vehicle for appeasing our environmental conscience.
by Mark Christensen - 20/02/2017 - 18 comments
Boardrooms will turn their backs on us unless we deal with energy costs and reliability.
by Innes Willox - 15/02/2017 - 6 comments
The real distortion to the system is the treatment of wind generated power.
by Tom Quirk and Paul Miskelly - 14/02/2017 - 31 comments
The latest Australian Energy Market Operator report on the state's electricity market illustrates much more than the inevitable problems associated with integrating intermittent renewables.
by Tom Quirk - 13/02/2017 - 26 comments
It is exquisite that we are to place our energy future in renewables, the energy source most prone to the beast that we are trying to slay: climate change.
by Gary Johns - 9/02/2017 - 29 comments
Fiddling with the past is all too reminiscent of Orwell’s 1984. Maybe there are good reasons, and maybe if I did a lot of work I would find them.
by Don Aitkin - 8/02/2017 - 32 comments
Contrary to the claims of the Report, the most developed nations must urgently make a fundamental transition
Even calling used nuclear fuel 'waste' is an appalling misnomer. It is more like an ore that requires processing and conditioning.
by Ben Heard - 1/02/2017 - 31 comments
The scare-mongering and wedge-politics around climate change policy needs to end. It has gone on too long.
by Peter Schrader - 18/01/2017 - 118 comments
Byron is not a 'green shire'. Money, greed and a complete inability of council to protect the natural assets and the beauty of this place will ensure its ultimate destruction.
by Sue Arnold - 12/01/2017 - 18 comments
When all 1,655 maximum temperature series for Australia are simply combined, and truncated to begin in 1910 the hottest years are 1980, 1914, 1919, 1915 and 1940.
We look at television to see the havoc that mankind is wreaking on the earth and in the sea. It is easy to think that this mankind is something other than ourselves.
by Valerie Yule - 9/01/2017 - 20 comments


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