Worldwide the transition to clean energy economies is underway. The United States has played a significant trump card with its massive investment (AU$520 billion) in renewable energy, electrification and clean industries under the Inflation Reduction Act. Will Australia fall behind in the race for investment, resources and expertise to execute the transition? What are our advantages and how can we exploit them? Where are the road blocks and where do our fossil fuel exports fit into the equation?
Simon Holmes à Court, energy analyst and Smart Energy Council board member joins us for our first meeting of the year to explore the Australian energy and policy landscape. What innovations are in the wings and how can we help to accelerate the transition?