The Australian embarrasses itself – again

An editorial in The Australian is tainted by the assertion wind energy is causing higher South Australian power costs. Indeed, wind is having the opposite effect, as this week's charts of the week show.

In yesterday’s Australian newspaper the editorial team yet again embarrassed themselves with their piece: Taxpayers should not gamble on renewables. In the article they closed off a diatribe against renewable energy with this sentence:

It is no accident that separate reports recently revealed South Australia had the highest proportion of electricity generated by wind turbines and the most expensive power in the nation.”


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