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Renew Economy Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 12:59 Source

The Australian says 2009 report warned SA should not go beyond 20% renewables. Actually, it said "there are no significant technological constraints" to achieving 40%.

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Renew Economy Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 12:41 Source

Despite the Coalition talking down renewables, the Kodak moment has finally arrived.

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Renew Economy Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 12:39 Source

The amount of coal-fired power plants under development dropped dramatically in 2016.

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Renew Economy Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 12:39 Source

The amount of coal-fired power plants under development dropped dramatically in 2016.

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Harrangue Man Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 12:14 Source

Heavy rainBeing balding means I lack protection for the top of my head that hair typically affords. And if something touches the top of my dome I feel it because non-feeling hair is not there to cushion the blow.One benefit though is shower fall; the steady thrum of water on top of your balding head is pleasant, reassuring.Heavy rain, however, is neither. Great fat drops of cold sky water slashing against your naked crest is most unpleasant.

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Antony Green's Election Blog Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 12:09 Source

Initial analysis of preferences suggests the Liberal Party received little benefit from its preference arrangement with One Nation.

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Renew Economy Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 11:03 Source

Feed-in tariffs are simplest and best known mechanism to support rooftop solar, but are there other ways to value distributed generation?

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Renew Economy Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 11:03 Source

Feed-in tariffs are simplest and best known mechanism to support rooftop solar, but are there other ways to value distributed generation?

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xkcd.com Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 11:00 Source

♫ When the spacing is tight / And the difference is slight / That's a moiré ♫

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The Australian Independent Media Network Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 10:19 Source

In case you did not suspect that Malcolm Turnbull’s explosion of piss and wind on Section 18C yesterday was entirely self-serving, this morning on Radio National Breakfast news, Liberal Senator James Paterson confirmed that the exercise was part of a suite of measures designed to win back votes from Pauline Hanson’s One Nation. Oh look!…

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Your Democracy Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 10:01 Source
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The Political Sword Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 09:45 Source

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our close colleague and dear friend, Ken Wolff. His last published article at The Political Sword was What to watch for in 2017: his sudden death was not what we anticipated.

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The Melbourne Urbanist Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 08:47 Source

We need to respond to Australia’s electricity crisis with a comprehensive National Electricity Plan argues guest writer Dr Garry Glazebrook A proposal for a National Electricity Plan

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The Australian Independent Media Network Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 05:59 Source

Wednesday 22  March 2017 “Coalition support rises by three points in Newspoll but Labor holds lead” read the headline in Monday’s The Australian. 1 Yes, the Coalition was on 48% of the two-party-preferred vote with Labor’s on 52%. This cannot be right I thought to myself. Did around 3 million people change their minds in…

The post Day to Day Politics: A tale of two polls. appeared first on The AIM Network.

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North Coast Voices Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 00:16 Source

“Santos now argues that its aim in CLNG was always as much about raising the domestic gas price, and therefore re-rating large parts of the portfolio outside of GLNG, as it was about the project…….What is more, with a ~0.8% drag on Australian GDP from every $2/GJ rise in the domestic gas price, this view certainly wouldn’t have been terribly popular with politicians who approved the project.” [Credit Suisse, Asia Pacific/Australia Equity Research: Santos, 11 March 2014]The reality for Australian householders i

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