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2018 News articles relating to the energy and telecommunications industries

NSW, South Australia move to fast-track power connection

Moves by NSW and South Australia to build a direct $1.3 billion link to export their excess electricity to one another is a step closer after the state energy ministers signed a formal agreement yesterday to establish a framework for the project.

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Paris target achieved eight years early

Emissions reductions in Aust­ralia’s electricity market are on track to meet the Paris target eight years ahead of schedule, in 2022, and the government has seized on new data to attack Labor’s plan for stronger ­intervention to curb carbo­n pollution.

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Fears RCR collapse could ‘drive up power bills’

A delay in the rollout of solar farms following the collapse of contractor RCR Tomlinson may prompt a rise in power bills as a “drought” of large-scale renewable certificates extends into next year, piling pressure on ­prices.

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