The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (the Convention or UNFCCC) is an international treaty which acknowledges the existence of anthropogenic climate change and provides the framework for climate change negotiations.
September 05, 2018
The Federal Government proposes to require that all Safeguard Mechanism facilities must update their emissions baselines using current production data to better represent current circumstances.
February 26, 2018
The role of electricity storage within global markets is being explored. Many markets are at a cross-roads brought about by the convergence of innovation, digitisation, reducing technology costs, increased penetrations of intermittent renewable generation and accompanying regulatory change.
February 21, 2018
Renewable energy has moved to the mainstream.
January 15, 2018
As our energy regulatory bodies continued with business as usual activities in October, much focus was on the Federal Government.
November 09, 2017
The UK Government’s Clean Growth Strategy (the Strategy) published in October 2017 serves as an important re-commitment by an embattled Government to the climate change agenda and will certainly inform UK negotiations at COP23.
October 17, 2017
The largest non-recourse financing of energy storage assets anywhere in the world is the USD 2.3 billion financing of the AES Southland project in the USA that closed in June 2017.
September 19, 2017
This month we have seen a large number of electricity industry developments and initiatives by the National Electricity Market regulator, operator and rule maker. Download the PDF to see the monthly regulatory update.
August 31, 2017
A summary of reliability and planning measures a focus of regulatory development
Today we take a stocktake of approaches to Australian energy market regulatory issues by launching the Norton Rose Fulbright monthly energy regulatory update and providing some insights from the ACCC/AER regulatory conference, held in Brisbane last week.
August 08, 2017