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IEEFA update: New coal-fired power could be back on the table for Australia (Podcast)

The argument that China is building more coal negates its assertive take on renewables

The Australian government is spending $6m on feasibility studies to determine whether or not a new coal-fired power plant is a good idea. It’s reignited the political debate, and with it the argument that Australia wouldn’t be the only one in the world investing in new coal. China, for instance, is currently in the process […]

February 12, 2020 Read More →

Podcast: High Gas Prices Are Driving Up Australia’s Electricity Rates

2GB Radio, Sydney:   Bruce Robertson, an energy analyst with the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis talks to Michael McLaren for Josh Frydenberg’s call for Victoria and the Northern Territory to lift their gas exploration ban. Download the podcast:  Lift the Gas Ban in Victoria and Northern Territory

July 13, 2017 Read More →