Energy Security Board chair says power grid and competitive needs major overhaul not 'a band-aid solution'.

Ian Kirkwood
Updated January 6 2021 - 7:55am, first published 7:50am
The Energy Security Board's reports published on Tuesday deserve wide reading. Here is a selection of images.

THE rapid acceleration of renewable energy into the national electricity grid has led to a series of "critical" issues that need to be addressed with "absolute urgency", the federal government's Energy Security Board has said in reports published yesterday that say the electricity market needs a major overhaul rather than "a band-aid solution".

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Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood


Reporting journalist at the Newcastle Herald since 1987. Editorial writer, general reporter, industrial relations, industry and coal.

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