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🥔 Renewable Energy Sector Board – The 21st Century Potato Board

The New South Wales Government has established a Renewable Energy Sector Board. The 21st Century version of the Potato Board?

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🌏 Australian Government Investing In Chinese Solar Companies?

Why is an Australian Government Controlled Green Bank Investing in Chinese Solar Companies?

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Economy

The $1 Billion Solar Plant Failure

The failure of a $1 billion solar plant is another example of why government infrastructure spending is a terrible idea.

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Economy

Solar Farms Output Slashed

#SolarPower #Energy #PowerPrices Output at several solar farms in Australia has been slashed due to grid issues with the grid. When consumer confidence in renewables take a hit? References Voltage fears force AEMO to cut solar farms output https://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/mining-energy/voltage-fears-force-aemo-to-cut-solar-farms-output/news-story/f8685110f37e308a7523dd767acd226b https://www.aemo.com.au/aemo/apps/visualisations/map.html

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Australia’s Obsession with Cheap Solar Panels

#SolarPanels #Faulty #CarbonCredits Australia has an obsession with cheap domestic solar panels. From unwarranted carbon credits, unsafe installations and faulty products, let’s have a look at this example of how government involvement in the market binding the invisible hand. References Australia’s obsession with cheap solar is derailing the market, insiders say https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-05-27/australias-obsession-with-cheap-solar-derailing-market-insiders/11139856?fbclid=IwAR0uNvGXpMCt8LDmwnBev7EbtGEHKZPogFYZzLg7lsdM0B3UgkW33yyWrgU