Report finds diesel subsidies for Australia’s biggest coal miners costs budget $360m a year, simple reform to scheme could save $15bn over four years.
HSBC charts show that Australia’s amount of renewable energy installed per capita barely rates against EU nations – even the UK.
The Nyngan solar plant has doubled in size, and doubled the output of scheduled big solar in the Australian grid.
NSW businesses lead the country in installing rooftop solar, as the state retains its newly fee-won mantle of the country’s biggest solar market.
Solar reaches nearly 10% of demand in France, prompting analysts to say energy markets are facing ‘biggest revolution’ since nuclear reactors built in 1970s.