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Cheeseburger Gothic Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 16:07 Source

I had no idea this HG Wells classic had been remade. I don’t know much about it except that it’s mostly set in Europe, and it looks like the invasion wipes out pretty much everyone in the first few hours.

It kicks off tonight on SBS, if you’re in Australia.

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Renew Economy Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 15:46 Source

Canva - Mobile phone Telecommunication Radio antenna - optimised telstra offsetTelstra laments lack of abatement opportunities in Australia as it turns to India for offsets that enabled it to declare itself carbon neutral.

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Renew Economy Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 15:40 Source

NSW prepares new call for wind, solar and storage projects in second renewable energy zone as it puts together plan to replace ageing coal fleet.

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Renew Economy Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 15:23 Source

A pioneering renewable hydrogen production facility being developed in Adelaide today celebrates a construction milestone with the start of installation of its key component, an electrolyser at Hydrogen Park South Australia (HyP SA).

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Renew Economy Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 15:10 Source

Rio Tinto to close NZ aluminium smelter – a decision that will cost 1,000-plus jobs, take a massive bite out of the country’s electricity demand, and sound the alarm for Australia.

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Renew Economy Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 15:03 Source

Canva - Natural Gas Storage Tanks - optimised hydrogenGas industry faces multiple challenges to its viability, including falling prices, a greater understanding of its environmental impacts and community opposition, new report finds.

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MacroBusiness Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 15:00 Source

According to NAB, foreign buyers continue to shun Australian property, with demand still well below decade lows in the June quarter: While the prominent role played by foreigners in Australian housing markets has dissipated in recent years, market share in this buyer group in Q2 increased in both new and established housing markets. In new

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MacroBusiness Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 14:31 Source

Victoria has recorded another 165 new COVID-19 infections, with only 30 linked to known outbreaks: There are now 932 active cases in Victoria, 97% of Australia’s total:

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Renew Economy Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 14:31 Source

Big news in the past solar week, with leading C&I contractor Todae Solar in voluntary administration and the regulator reviving talk of a network fee for solar exports.

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The Australian Independent Media Network Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 14:16 Source

The United States is famed for doing things, not to scale, but off it. Size is the be-all and end-all, and the coronavirus is now doing its bit to assure that the country remains unrivalled in the charts of infection. In time, other unfortunates may well catch up. Brazil, with a president freshly diagnosed as…

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MacroBusiness Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 14:00 Source

Angry small business owners have demanded that Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews resign as Premier after his government badly botched hotel quarantine for returned international travellers: Kurt Falkenstein, owner of Revolver Lane, a shared workspace under the Revolver nightclub on Melbourne’s iconic Chapel Street, said… [lockdown] would be “disastrous” for local businesses and the government must

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Renew Economy Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 13:59 Source

EU unveils plans for at least 6 gigawatts of renewable electrolyser capacity by 2024 and 40GW, producing 10 million tonnes, by 2030.

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MacroBusiness Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 13:30 Source

Nearly two-thirds of experts surveyed by Finder say that now is not a good time to buy Australian property: …only 35 per cent of property experts think now is the time to buy a property. AMP Capital chief economist Shane Oliver said home prices were predicted to fall across the rest of the year and

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Renew Economy Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 13:10 Source

regulator Solar Panels on rooftop Roof suburb stockland - optimisedThe Clean Energy Regulator will look to prevent fraudulent claims of solar installs and carbon offset projects, under new enforcement priorities.

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Renew Economy Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 13:08 Source

Markets are telling us renewables are the best solution for a faster recovery.

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