Power prices have rocketed and businesses and whole industries are under threat, thanks to a political obsession with intermittent wind and solar. And their unreliable and chaotic delivery also threatens to destroy the power grid that connects Australia’s Eastern States.
If Australia was looking to de-industrialise, then squandering $60,000,000,000 in subsidies to wind and large-scale solar under the Federal government’s Large-Scale RET was the perfect policy.
There are, however, a sensible few who understand that if Australia wants to maintain its wealth and prosperity which depend upon retaining robust industries and the well-paid jobs those industries provide, a reliable and affordable power supply is critical.
At the moment it seems that the Nationals are leading the charge on that score. Here’s one of them, Queensland Senator Matt Canavan spelling it out in clear and simple terms.
View original post 762 more words