future shock

20 Sep 2012

Your Energy Bill Explained

Squirrel Main and Ben Eltham
How does the Australian energy sector work? From King Coal to poles and wires, it's a complex industry dominated by big corporations. Here's the first part of Ben Eltham and Squirrel Main's energy explainer
18 Sep 2012

Coal Seam Gas Boom - or Bust?

Ben Eltham and Belinda Eslick
There's been a huge boom in gas production but gas prices are set to skyrocket - and that could flow on to electricity prices. It's a good lesson in the complexity of local energy markets, write Ben Eltham and Belinda Eslick