Category: Coal

What is ‘renewable gas’ and is it really just around the corner? | Temperature Check

The green gas nirvana touted by industry is hydrogen made using renewable energy and biomethane produced from organic waste – and it’s decades awayFollow our Australia news live blog for the latest updatesGet our free news app, morning email briefing a…

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What is ‘renewable gas’ and is it really just around the corner? | Temperature Check

The green gas nirvana touted by industry is hydrogen made using renewable energy and biomethane produced from organic waste – and it’s decades awayFollow our Australia news live blog for the latest updatesGet our free news app, morning email briefing a…

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What is ‘renewable gas’ and is it really just around the corner? | Temperature Check

The green gas nirvana touted by industry is hydrogen made using renewable energy and biomethane produced from organic waste – and it’s decades awayFollow our Australia news live blog for the latest updatesGet our free news app, morning email briefing a…

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Paying coal and gas plants to supply back-up energy a ‘retrograde step’, Clean Energy Council says

‘It’s the wrong policy debate at the wrong time,’ industry says of capacity mechanismFollow our Australia news live blog for the latest updatesGet our free news app; get our morning email briefingAustralia’s peak renewable industry groups say paying co…

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Paying coal and gas plants to supply back-up energy a ‘retrograde step’, Clean Energy Council says

‘It’s the wrong policy debate at the wrong time,’ industry says of capacity mechanismFollow our Australia news live blog for the latest updatesGet our free news app; get our morning email briefingAustralia’s peak renewable industry groups say paying co…

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If Australia taxed windfall gas profits we could invest billions in renewables and get off fossil fuels for good | Richard Denniss

The sooner we shift away from ageing coal and expensive gas, the quicker electricity prices and emissions will fallGet our free news app; get our morning email briefingA massive expansion in Australia’s gas production did nothing to make gas cheap for …

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If Australia taxed windfall gas profits we could invest billions in renewables and get off fossil fuels for good | Richard Denniss

The sooner we shift away from ageing coal and expensive gas, the quicker electricity prices and emissions will fallGet our free news app; get our morning email briefingA massive expansion in Australia’s gas production did nothing to make gas cheap for …

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The Guardian view on Australia’s election: Labor needs to go bigger on climate | Editorial

Labor won by offering modest environmental policies. It will have to go further in office to deal with the climate emergencyIn his victory speech on election night last Saturday, Labor’s Anthony Albanese promised to turn Australia into a “renewable ene…

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