Perfect storm drives down NEM wholesale electricity prices, but “the only way is up”?

August 28, 2020

Reputex, a respected forecaster in the energy industry is reporting that while wholesale energy prices have been driven down during 2020, “the only way is up?”. Below is an excerpt …
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AGL forges ahead of Morrison government on Liddell coal plant shutdown

August 21, 2020

Australia’s largest energy generator, AGL, has announced the first concrete steps in shutting down its Liddell coal-fired power station in the NSW Hunter Valley, pre-empting the findings of a government …
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Manufacturers seek ‘urgent intervention’ to rein in gas giants

Source: The Age | August 18, 2020

18th August 2020 Australia’s large gas producers are charging local customers far higher prices than overseas buyers, fuelling demands for urgent intervention and calls for exporters to open their books …
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NSW to fund four new big battery projects as it prepares to switch from coal

August 18, 2020

The New South Wales Liberal government has announced funding support for four new big battery projects in the state as it flicks the switch on the transition from coal to …
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Australia’s top polluter AGL faces push to accelerate coal-fired power exit

Source: The Age | August 6, 2020

6th August 2020 Australia’s heaviest greenhouse-gas emitter, AGL, will face a shareholder push to bring forward the closures of its remaining coal-fired power plants by at least 12 years to …
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