John Conroy

Small business in the gun over a RET reduction

A new report commissioned by the REC Agents Associations paints a picture of a vibrant but vulnerable solar sector in Australia, dominated by small enterprises that would struggle to survive an RET cut.

Tindo Solar fears end via RET reduction

Policy weakening would 'probably' finish sole Australian panel maker.

China extends green car support

Beijing to offer tax breaks on EVs, limited mostly to local brands.

Solar plant to power 12% of Myanmar

US investors back 300MW, $500m solar power project.

Support for RET climbs past 80%

Rising environment concern extends to renewables policy: poll.

China set for nationwide carbon market in 2016

Senior climate official tells conference government is close to finalising rules.

Community solar project to ride out RET threat

Organisers confident Tathra's 'Imagine' project will proceed.

Policy uncertainty 'threatens renewables momentum'

IEA says cost-competitiveness near but growing risks to medium-term deployment.

ACT considering feed-in tariff if RET cut

Corbell says solar support could return.

Go Group set for 'backdoor listing'

Urban Group Energy subsidiary set for link-up with ASX firm.

Uniting Church's assembly to divest from fossil fuels

Standing committee resolves to take action on issue of 'intergenerational justice'.

Green groups call for Maules Creek probe

NGOs seek audit of approval process in wake of ICAC revelations.

Lazarus says RET reduction 'irresponsible'

Senator restates PUP support for 41,000GWh target.

Coal boss slams 'green imperialism'

Whitehaven's Flynn says divestment campaign a 'symbolic move'

Labor, Greens reject review findings

Hunt points to likelihood of 27,00GWh target.

Warburton recommendations - a choice between being 'shot or hung'

The renewables industry, climate advocacy think-tanks and green groups deliver their response to the Warburton Review's damning recommendations on the Renewable Energy Target.

Sceptic Warburton brought 'completely open mind'

RET Review head says personal views on human-caused climate change were non-issue.

Flannery lashes 'biased' review

'Clearly the process has been highly flawed'.

RET Review delivers blow to clean energy industry

Panel calls for end to large-scale and small-scale schemes, admits cost on customer bills 'moderate'.

Oil and gas investment boom 'fading fast'

Report finds Australia must look towards lower-quality fields.