Demand for coal's great decline?

For the first time coal-fired generation has fallen across all four states in the NEM, but with the carbon tax in place, is it a trend or just a data quirk? And while electricity demand is falling, what's happening to emissions?

The introduction of the carbon price scheme on July 1 did not just grab attention, it brought to bear a further factor on electricity demand and the mix of generation supplying that demand.


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