The case for shutting Hazelwood

A few years ago, when energy demand was consistently lifting, there was a question as to how to avoid pain from a closure of Hazelwood power station. But with demand now falling, this is no longer an issue – and it's time to shut it down.

The Conversation

Under its Clean Energy Future, the federal government will negotiate to close 2000 MW of the dirtiest fossil fuel power generating capacity in Australia by 2020.


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