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Australia is going to need all its reserves of luck to navigate a fast growing list of threats and challenges, says Ross Stitt
23rd Sep 21, 9:51am
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Australia is going to need all its reserves of luck to navigate a fast growing list of threats and challenges, says Ross Stitt
Rain eases pressure on electricity system, but coal and gas continue to account for nearly a quarter of New Zealand's electricity generation
17th May 21, 3:52pm
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Rain eases pressure on electricity system, but coal and gas continue to account for nearly a quarter of New Zealand's electricity generation
Motu researchers on a forest-eating coalmine, cheating on exams, scootering drunk or stoned, treating cannabis addiction, and the best sort of team for initiating new ideas…
19th Jul 19, 10:00am
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Motu researchers on a forest-eating coalmine, cheating on exams, scootering drunk or stoned, treating cannabis addiction, and the best sort of team for initiating new ideas…
Make-up of NZ's future energy supply called into question as 'unprecedented' gas and hydro shortages see Genesis Energy's coal use hit a 5-year high
23rd Jan 19, 9:04am
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Make-up of NZ's future energy supply called into question as 'unprecedented' gas and hydro shortages see Genesis Energy's coal use hit a 5-year high
Murray Grimwood, aka Power Down Kiwi, looks at the problems we face and aspirational ways we might approach them
13th Sep 18, 3:23pm
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Murray Grimwood, aka Power Down Kiwi, looks at the problems we face and aspirational ways we might approach them
Murray Grimwood, aka Power Down Kiwi, delivers a short treatise on unflawed thinking arguing we need a measure of stocks rather than a measure of flows like GDP
1st Sep 18, 9:35am
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Murray Grimwood, aka Power Down Kiwi, delivers a short treatise on unflawed thinking arguing we need a measure of stocks rather than a measure of flows like GDP
Guy Trafford finds polarised views flowing from what some urban consumers say (loudly), and how they live their lives with the market signals they send to producers
4th Jul 18, 5:05pm
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Guy Trafford finds polarised views flowing from what some urban consumers say (loudly), and how they live their lives with the market signals they send to producers
Energy and Resources Minister Megan Woods talks up NZ's comparative advantage producing renewable energy, but can't say how quickly its production can be scaled up 
5th May 18, 9:24am
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Energy and Resources Minister Megan Woods talks up NZ's comparative advantage producing renewable energy, but can't say how quickly its production can be scaled up 
Edward Miller on coal’s terminal decline, climate change & poverty, global growth, a John Key smell test, Greek workers let down, Dilbert & more
13th Nov 15, 10:02am
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Edward Miller on coal’s terminal decline, climate change & poverty, global growth, a John Key smell test, Greek workers let down, Dilbert & more
Bankers to financially crippled SOE Solid Energy will at best get back 35-40% of the hundreds of millions owed
10th Sep 15, 1:17pm
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Bankers to financially crippled SOE Solid Energy will at best get back 35-40% of the hundreds of millions owed
The NZ Initiative's Jason Krupp says the Huntly power station decision endorses the current market-based electricity structure by showing that prices are the best means to determine the allocation of resources
24th Aug 15, 9:04am
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The NZ Initiative's Jason Krupp says the Huntly power station decision endorses the current market-based electricity structure by showing that prices are the best means to determine the allocation of resources
Government puts 'not financially viable' Solid Energy into 'temporary' voluntary administration for about 5 weeks
13th Aug 15, 12:10pm
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Government puts 'not financially viable' Solid Energy into 'temporary' voluntary administration for about 5 weeks
Milk, coal & snowflakes; Michael Parker on why his Pine Tree Paradox thesis now extends to milk powder
13th Aug 15, 5:05am
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Milk, coal & snowflakes; Michael Parker on why his Pine Tree Paradox thesis now extends to milk powder
PM says decision on Solid Energy's future due from next week; banks in control
3rd Aug 15, 5:18pm
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PM says decision on Solid Energy's future due from next week; banks in control
The NZ Initiative's Jason Krupp says it would be a welcome change to hear someone who is not an economist say: 'Why not let prices do the work?'
29th Jun 15, 8:53am
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The NZ Initiative's Jason Krupp says it would be a welcome change to hear someone who is not an economist say: 'Why not let prices do the work?'
Finance Minister says Government has already bailed out Solid Energy twice; not clear it's viable long term; tough discussions underway with banks
10th Mar 15, 12:55pm
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Finance Minister says Government has already bailed out Solid Energy twice; not clear it's viable long term; tough discussions underway with banks
Cabinet decides to change law for Remuneration Authority to ensure future pay increases in line with rest of public sector
2nd Mar 15, 5:12pm
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Cabinet decides to change law for Remuneration Authority to ensure future pay increases in line with rest of public sector
New Zealand needs to tread carefully because many aspects of Australia’s Plan B with China will run into New Zealand’s Plan A. Professor Ang suggests how we can still benefit
21st Oct 14, 11:14am
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New Zealand needs to tread carefully because many aspects of Australia’s Plan B with China will run into New Zealand’s Plan A. Professor Ang suggests how we can still benefit
Rodney Dickens says because of new technologies being used to extract oil and gas, we should in time benefit from much cheaper energy and petrol/diesel prices
23rd Sep 14, 12:54pm
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Rodney Dickens says because of new technologies being used to extract oil and gas, we should in time benefit from much cheaper energy and petrol/diesel prices
TSB CEO acknowledges further hit to Solid Energy exposure can't be ruled out, due diligence 'heightened'
30th May 14, 12:13pm
TSB CEO acknowledges further hit to Solid Energy exposure can't be ruled out, due diligence 'heightened'
Friday's Top 10: Nirmal Nair with a global energy & emissions stocktake, Japan's rethink, Aussie axing, the 'out in the ocean' solution, US solar push, Dilbert & more
23rd May 14, 11:27am
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Friday's Top 10: Nirmal Nair with a global energy & emissions stocktake, Japan's rethink, Aussie axing, the 'out in the ocean' solution, US solar push, Dilbert & more
Dissenting Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi has been issued with preference shares in Solid Energy, despite legally challenging the deal
25th Oct 13, 3:52pm
Dissenting Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi has been issued with preference shares in Solid Energy, despite legally challenging the deal
Majority of bankers support stricken state coal miner Solid Energy's restructuring, but potential legal challenge remains
22nd Oct 13, 2:57pm
Majority of bankers support stricken state coal miner Solid Energy's restructuring, but potential legal challenge remains
SOE Minister Tony Ryall announces further director reinforcements for beleaguered Solid Energy
14th Oct 13, 4:10pm
SOE Minister Tony Ryall announces further director reinforcements for beleaguered Solid Energy
Ailing state miner Solid Energy will shed 105 jobs as it seeks to get itself on to an even keel
8th May 13, 3:36pm
Ailing state miner Solid Energy will shed 105 jobs as it seeks to get itself on to an even keel