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CEF in the media  |  Jun 30, 2022

Energy crisis – AEMO’s Integrated System Plan

ABC Radio National Breakfast

Tim Buckley on RN Breakfast breaking down the AustralIan Energy Market Operator’s ISP – its landmark roadmap for energy transition: The $12bn in public spending earmarked “will catalyse 5-10 times that amount in private investment and, critically, drive a massive decarbonisation and deflation in energy prices”. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jun 30, 2022

Energy crisis – AEMO’s Integrated System Plan

Channel 10 News

Tim Buckley on the massive upscaling of investment needed in wind, solar, the grid and storage to realise AEMO’s 30 year roadmap: “The key message for consumers is that this is an investment that will drive lower power bills permanently”. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jun 30, 2022

Energy crisis – AEMO’s Integrated System Plan

ABC NewsRadio

In this extended interview, Tim Buckley details what needs to be in place to deliver the Australian Energy Market Operators 30 year $12bn plan to decarbonise Australia’s energy system. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jun 22, 2022

Beijing caps coal prices to stave off blackouts

The Australian Financial Review

While China has been increasing coal production as President Xi Jinping prioritises a stable economy over climate change targets, Tim Buckley said this was expected to peak next year as it invested heavily in renewables. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jun 18, 2022

Energy crisis – causes and solutions

ABC TV News Channel

Tim Buckley on the causes and solutions of the energy crisis in this extended interview: “We have a budget, energy and climate crisis. We need permanent solutions at scale, we need to flood the market with cheap new capacity as fast as we can – wind, solar, rooftop solar – batteries, energy efficiency. And we need to make the fossil fuel producers pay tax. On policy, we’ve had a decade of stupid. Let’s not do more stupid.” Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jun 16, 2022

Mt Arthur coalmine – BHP fails to find a buyer

ABC TV The Drum

Tim Buckley interviewed on BHP’s inability to find a buyer to offload its huge Hunter Valley Mt Arthur coal mine, the $1-1.5bn rehabilitation costs for the toxic mine site, and the federal LNP’s government’s failure to support investment in the renewable energy future. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jun 15, 2022

Energy crisis – how should the new ALP federal government manage it?

ABC Radio National PM

Tim Buckley interviewed about the energy crisis that has landed in the lap of the new federal ALP government after a decade of federal LNP government policy paralysis. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jun 14, 2022

Parts of Australia’s east coast are in the midst of an energy crisis. This is how we got here

Channel 7 News

Tim Buckley notes that the unreliability of ageing coal-fired power plants, and the multinational fossil gas cartel’s regulatory capture and control of eastern Australian gas supplies have helped create a perfect storm for eastern states’ energy markets. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jun 13, 2022

Energy crisis – what needs to be done

Triple M

Tim Buckley says we need to reserve gas for Australians and impose a windfall tax on fossil fuel multinationals in this interview across the national Triple M network. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jun 10, 2022

Labor’s first mistake?: No windfall tax on coal and gas

Michael West Media

Tim Buckley,: “East Australia’s energy market worked fine until 2015 when 5-6 gas firms opened Gladstone LNG exports. A regulatory failure to protect our domestic market first now sees those firms making supernormal profits and 22 million of us paying the price.” Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jun 9, 2022

‘New era of cooperation’ to revamp energy


Tim Buckley notes Labor was elected with a clear climate and energy mandate, including 82% renewables by 2030 and a fully costed $20bn Rewiring the Nation roadmap in this AAP story published in over 100 mastheads. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jun 7, 2022

Energy crisis – how skyrocketing prices are playing out


Tim Buckley’s analysis of the crisis gripping eastern Australia’s energy markets for David Koch’s specialist business TV channel Read more

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