John Conroy

Existing fossil-fuel plants could exceed carbon budget

US research finds power plants to surpass two-degree emissions limit.

Hunter unveils 'record' rooftop solar system

Commercial solar installation at engineering firm said to be region's biggest.

Beijing to expand ETS

Chinese capital to add rail, airports and data centres to carbon scheme.

'Compensation needed' in event of RET reduction

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PacHydro, Infigen warn on compensation; panel dismisses sovereign risk concern.

Warburton braces for 'controversial report'

RET review findings to be made public this week.

WA capacity market reforms 'would cut excess'

Report says competition proposals could deliver more efficient ancillary market.

Sustainable Energy Association appoints new chief

Former renewables developer to take on industry group role.

India set to quintuple wind output

Modi government planning to lift annual capacity to 10GW.

ARENA tips $21.5m into solar research

Renewables agency to back 12 R&D projects covering PV, thermal and storage.

Retailers' hardship policies 'failing': report

Financial counsellor group says energy consumers being subject to harsh payment tactics.

Abbott to announce RET's finished: report

PM said to be determined to freeze renewable target at 16,000GWh.

Could Xenophon save Direct Action?

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Amendments proposed by Nick Xenophon could see Direct Action within reach of Australia’s 2020 emissions target, Reputex says, but only with a significant 'baseline and penalty' component, which puts international permits back on the agenda.

Carnegie signs on for Euro wave collaboration

Wave developer joins German engineering firm to create standardised generator.

Inaugural conference to celebrate PV pioneer

Martin Greene to headline keynote speakers at Australian PV Institute event.

JA Solar ponders US capacity additions in 2015

Chinese manufacturer considering US facilities to avoid anti-dumping duties.

Palmer eases ETS conditions

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PUP scraps requirement for India to price carbon; widens definition for trading partner schemes.

Abbott to meet ministerial pair on Sunday over RET

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PM to 'thrash out' renewables target position with Hunt, Macfarlane: report.

Hunt and Solar Council chief trade barbs

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Pair stoush ahead of pro-RET marginal seats campaign launch.

German grid touches 75% renewables

Sunday sees new record in nation's energy transition.

Solar Council decries Queensland power tariff change

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Fixed annual charge increase for business 'erodes case for PV, energy efficiency'.

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