Cabinet discussions on RET sidelined by discussions on Indonesia response, as Greg Hunt defends Tony Abbott's position on climate. He's a believer.
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Regulator slashes spending plans for networks, accusing them of over-optimistic forecasts. That means savings for customers, and less money for NSW network sales. But the shift to distributed generation - solar and storage - has been ignored again. The grid may be less expensive, but it will still be dumb.
Unlike solar, planning for the energy storage boom is well underway and its market potential is not lost on anyone. But is Australia really prepared?