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Energy crisis

CEF in the media  |  Sep 14, 2022

The astonishing gas crisis in Australia

Les Echos, France

Tim Buckley reflects on how the former LNP government’s policy chaos has deterred investment in decarbonisation, leaving us vulnerable to dependence on fossil fuel hyperinflation. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Aug 20, 2022

Australia’s energy crisis makes winners out of fossil fuel exporters and losers of everyone else, expert says

ABC online

Tim Buckley says rocketing coal and gas prices are a blessing for exporters and a curse for everyone else as Australia’s biggest players – from oil and gas producer Santos to coal exporter Whitehaven and global mining giant BHP – book windfall gains. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Aug 17, 2022

Tim Buckley on how price for gas on east coast is being ramped up tenfold

Sky News

Tim Buckley is interviewed by Kieran Gilbert on Sky News Afternoon Agenda about the east coast cartel and CEF’s Windfall […] Read more
Media Releases  |  Aug 17, 2022

Energy crisis: $322bn over a decade if tax avoidance and royalties improved


17 August, 2022, Sydney, Australia: Introducing an equitable multinational corporate taxation and progressive royalty regime on Australia’s public fossil fuel […] Read more
CEF in the media  |  Aug 17, 2022

Better than Buckleys: a real plan to tackle energy prices, climate and the Budget to boot

Michael West Media

Tim Buckley says it’s time to axe fossil fuel subsidies, bring in a Carbon Export Levy, and fix tax and royalty loopholes. Read more
CEF in the media  |  Jul 13, 2022

Energy crisis – AEMO market suspension

ABC Radio National The World Today

Tim Buckley outlines the triggers of the energy crisis such as the regulatory failure that has lumbered east cost consumers with export parity prices – and key solutions. Read more
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 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 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

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