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'We could power the entire world five times over from the Australian sun… It's a good measure of how large our country is, and how much great sun we have.'
by Peter Bowden - 24/11/2021 - 32 comments
Up until Covid turned the tap off on net overseas migration, we were projecting growth rates for our major cities which put them in the same league as cities such as Shanghai and Beijing.
by Ross Elliott - 28/10/2021 - 15 comments
Perhaps because the costs of maintaining, operating or expanding network facilities are so eye watering, the promised benefits need to be overstated?
by Ross Elliott - 5/10/2021 - 4 comments
To be effective, a government should identify the problems it wants to tackle, specify what it will do about them, implement relevant policies, then carry a majority of the public with it.
by Tony Abbott - 4/10/2021 - 13 comments
An atmosphere of self-congratulation and excited claims tends to obscure the true state of play in Australia’s renewable energy industry. There’s a long way to go and outputs will need to rise many times faster to meet clean energy ambitions.
by Tom Biegler - 30/09/2021 - 19 comments
Having just read a column of hers slamming the proposed high-rise tower complex for inner-city Pyrmont's Fish Market site, it was amusing to see her bash the other end of the spectrum. Where would Farrelly have people live?
by John Muscat - 17/09/2021 - 2 comments
Interstate migration is one of those news stories that media networks love because of the easy headlines and 'human interest' angles.
by Ross Elliott - 3/09/2021 - 4 comments
Harris' China narrative seems to have drifted away from the Biden doctrine
by Murray Hunter - 1/09/2021 - 4 comments
The JCPOA was a foolish manoeuvre when it was enacted in 2015 and seeking to revive it is foolish now.
by Slater Bakhtavar - 26/08/2021 - 7 comments
The US withdrawal from Afghanistan has left a massive geo-political vacuum.
by Murray Hunter - 25/08/2021 - 5 comments
'These are not the robber barons of the 1800s... They are Apollo's children.'
by Binoy Kampmark - 20/07/2021 - 13 comments
Urban planning Twitter is full of laments, mostly from Americans, about the impact of freeways built since the 1950s on inner-city precincts. Many claim they were created with racist intentions.
by John Muscat - 30/06/2021 - 4 comments


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