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Australian renewables investment hits record high as NEG threatens to push it off a cliff

The race to meet Australia's large-scale renewable energy target has helped drive record investment in in 2017, says BNEF. But the RET's fulfilment could also see investment go off a cliff, with only the Coalition's proposed National Energy Guarantee to cushion the fall.

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Australian wind, solar investment hits record high as NEG threatens to push it off a cliff

The race to meet Australia's large-scale renewable energy target has helped drive record investment in 2017, says BNEF. But the RET's fulfilment could also see investment go off a cliff, with only the Coalition's proposed National Energy Guarantee to cushion the fall.

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Green Growth or Post-Growth?

Thoughts and reflections on the launch of Tim Foxon's new book ‘Energy and Economic Growth: Why we need a new pathway to prosperity'. Students and faculty gathered together on 14 December to hear from Tim Foxon, Professor of Sustainability Transitions at SPRU and CIED, whose new book ‘Energy and Economic Growth: Why we need a new pathway to […] The post Green Growth or Post-Growth? appeared first on The Energy Collective. Click headline for full article

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A Spectacle At The Coliseum — US To Hold Public Climate Change Debate As Soon As January, EPA Head Says

The new head of the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Scott Pruitt, has announced that the EPA may launch a "public climate debate" as soon as January. In other words, rather than dealing with the issue in any real way, the idea is that some monkeys can get together on TV and yell past one another — and that can substitute for an actual discussion of the civilization-wrecking issues now facing the world

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Watch the Live Broadcast From US Energy Storage Summit 2017

GTM Squared will live-stream all panels from U.S. Energy Storage Summit 2017 on December 12 and 13. Squared members get exclusive access to the live broadcast and the video on-demand after the event. See the broadcast agenda below and join today to make sure you don't miss any …

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School of Engineering welcomes new faculty

The School of Engineering has announced the addition of 16 new faculty members to its departments, institutes, labs, and centers during the 2017-18 and 2018-19 academic years. With research and teaching activities ranging from personalization in the microbiome to the application of machine learning to naval architecture, they are poised to make vast contributions in new directions across the school and to a range of labs and centers across the Institute. “I am pleased to welcome our exceptional new faculty. Their …