2021

'It will dwarf coal': NSW plan seen as a 'leap forward' for hydrogen

 

By Nick Toscano and Nick O'Malley, The Sydney Morning Herald, October 13, 2021  

Demand for home batteries grows

 

By Emilia Terzon, The Business ABC, September 29, 2021  This video is available until 9pm, 6 October 2021  

Why solar feed-in tariff cuts are driving a spike in household battery uptake

 

By Emilia Terzon, The Business ABC, September 29, 2021    

'Drawing a line': Victoria to oppose special payments for coal plants

 

By Miki Perkins and Peter Hannam, The Age, September 17, 2021    

Large-scale renewable investment may be trending up; rooftop PVs

 

By Natalie Filatoff, PV Magazine, September 13, 2021    

New report says HumeLink on wrong economic footing

 

By Katie Haley, Tumut and Adelong Times, September 13, 2021    

Snowy 2.0 hit by another blow out in costs, and consumers will foot the bill

 

By Giles Parkinson, Renew Economy, September 13, 2021    

Households could be up for $2b electricity transmission cost blowout

 

By Peter Hannam, The Sydney Morning Herald, September 12, 2021    

What does the "solar tax" mean for consumers? Here are six key takeaways

 

By Sophie Vorrath, One Step Off The Grid, August 12, 2021    

Energy retailers are being clobbered. Here's why that's good news for you

 

By Rod Myer, The New Daily, July 30, 2021    

Solar tax survey slammed by energy experts for "misleading" consumers

 

By Sophie Vorrath, Renew Economy, July 27, 2021    

Big $300m battery to be built without Government aid in market first

 

By Peter Hannam, The Age, July 5, 2021    

Rooftop solar is not the preserve of the wealthy, so why tax it?

 

By Sophie Vorrath, Renew Economy, June 28, 2021    

Emission impossible: Barnaby Joyce's power play fires up the Nationals

 

By Nick O'Malley, Zach Hope and Mike Foley The Sydney Morning Herald, June 26, 2021    

'Solar tax' founded on false premise, according to policy centre

 

By Bella Peacock, PV Magazine, June 23, 2021    

Thrashing out public and industry submissions to the AEMC rule change

 

By Natalie Filatoff, PV Magazine, June 14, 2021    

Charging to export solar: will it send the system backwards?

 

By Bruce Mountain, Energy Magazine, June 14, 2021 - This article originally appeared on The Conversation    

Return of the Sun Tax

 

By Tristan Rayner, PV Magazine, June 12, 2021   

Morrison government's $600m gas power plant at Kurri Kurri not needed and won't cover costs, analysts say

 

By Adam Morton, Environment Editor, The Guardian, June 10, 2021   

Industry skewers "messy" solar tax proposal in joint submission to AEMC

 

By Sophie Vorrath, One Step Off The Grid, June 3, 2021   

The Business Monday 24 May 2021

Bruce Mountain interviewed about community battery storage by Emilia Terzon. This video is available until 9pm, May 31, 2021   

The Business Wednesday 19 May 2021

Bruce Mountain interview by Kathryn Robinson. This video is available until 9pm, May 26, 2021   

Queensland joins Victoria in opposing rooftop solar tax, prefers battery support

By Sophie Vorrath, Renew Economy, May 6, 2021   

The PM's 'hydrogen valleys' are empty

By Aaron Patrick, Financial Review, April 23, 2021 — 2.55pm  

What are big batteries and how could they reshape the electricity grid?

Nick O'Malley and Mike Foley, Sydney Morning Herald, 15 February 2021

Push for deeper cuts as Victorian emissions sink to lowest level in decades

Miki Perkins, Brisbane Times, 12 February 2021

How is Australia travelling with the switch to electric cars?

Mike Foley, The Age, 1 February 2021

No taxes to hit net zero: PM

Geoff Chambers, The Australian, 1 February 2021

2020

Where does Snowy 2.0 fit in the 'gas-fired economic recovery'?

ABC Radio Breakfast with Wendy Harmer and Robbie Buck, 16 September 2020

Closing Liddell power plant to have only short-term effects: report

Peter Hannam, The Sydney Morning Herald, 15 September 2020

Government renewable energy investment program swamped by support

Peter Hannam, The Sydney Morning Herald, 23 June 2020

Bruce Mountain discusses the flawed regulations of the gas distribution market

Leon Byner, FIVEaa, 12 June 2020

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‘Ambitious’ energy reforms set to cut household power bills

Mike Foley and Nick O'Malley, The Age, 12 June 2020

How this woman scored $1,300 a year without working

Tony Yoo, Yahoo Finance AU, 9 June 2020

Bruce Mountain discusses the gas distribution market

Leon Byner, FIVEaa, 4 June 2020

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How to reduce your biggest household expenses

Linda Moon, Domain, 22 May 2020

NSW has approved Snowy 2.0. Here are six reasons why that’s a bad move

Bruce Mountain and Mark Lintermans for The Conversation, 21 May 2020

Concerns over plan to switch off household solar panels when grid is unstable

Ange Donnellan, 7.30, 20 May 2020

2019

AEMC told to go back and consult on Cogati, but MLFs still a battle zone

 

Giles Parkinson, Renew Economy, 25 Nov 2019

Australian Beyond Coal Campaign Launches

Michael Bloch, Solar Quotes, 22 Nov 2019

Renewable investors fear new AEMC rules will prop up fossil fuels

Giles Parkinson and Sophie Vorrath, Renew Economy, 20 Nov 2019

Coal seen as biggest threat to Victoria power supply

Sophie Vorrath, Renew Economy, 19 Nov 2019

Victoria pushes for urgent overhaul of energy rules as blackouts loom

Benjamin Preiss, Nick Toscano and Peter Hannam, The Age, 18 Nov 2019

Clarification from Bruce Mountain, VEPC Director: 'Contrary to The Age article, Alcoa's closure is not a factor for Victoria's brown coal until much later in coming decade, if at all.'

Victoria pushes for urgent overhaul of energy rules as blackouts loom

Nick Toscano and Benjamin Preiss, The Sydney Morning Herald,