Edis misses the point on solar cost competitiveness

In arguing that the support for renewable energy be withdrawn as solar and wind reach cost competitiveness, Tristan Edis has missed the fact that there is not an even playing field.

Tristan Edis is not alone in giving some airplay to the argument that “if solar and wind are competitive, then why do they need support from the Renewable Energy Target?”.

While meeting the RET Review panel on two separate occasions, I was asked this question by the panel members.

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