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How Tasmania doesn’t fit in the Greens’ battery policy

The Greens have just announced a policy of tax rebates for those who are buying solar and battery storage systems. This is mostly an academic exercise when the other parties have minimal interest in reducing our dependence on fossil fuels … Continue reading

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The Tragedy of the Electrical Commons

Sometimes as a Tasmanian you might wonder whether the electrical grid is in fact “worth it”. For those who have the option—homeowners who have some savings, basically—the idea of investing in some solar panels and gleefully calling Aurora to sever … Continue reading

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