NATIONAL ENERGY GUARANTEE TO DELIVER AFFORDABLE, RELIABLE ELECTRICITY
“….delivering more gas for Australians before it’s shipped offshore”
Fig 1: Turnbull’s game changer and level playing field. Convincing?
Let’s see how this miracle was achieved. The year 2017 didn’t start well. In February NSW had load shedding of 300 MW for a couple of peak hrs during which an aluminium smelter had to be partially turned off.
14 Feb 2017 NSW’s privatized giveaway coal plant causes load shedding in extreme weather
Turnbull’s gas walks to Canossa
Historical context: Prime Minister Turnbull, as Environment Minister under Howard, approved massive LNG export projects from Western Australia without a national domgas policy in place including imposing on the gas industry a condition to build a pipeline to the east, where conventional gas reserves were already known to be limited, as described in this excerpt from Howard’s energy white paper 2004:
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