27 Feb '12, 5am

Australia 100% renewable energy. It always sounds impossible until its done. Imagine! @BraveNewClimate

Australia 100% renewable energy. It always sounds impossible until its done. Imagine! @BraveNewClimate

‘Simulations of scenarios with 100% renewable electricity in the Australian National Electricity Market’ is the first in a series of planned papers that are step by step removing simplifying assumptions on the simulation modelling of 100% renewable electricity. The first paper removes several of the assumptions made in the ground-breaking work by Wright & Hearps (2010). The second paper, currently being peer-reviewed for an international scholarly journal, offers a much more detailed sensitivity analysis than the first. The third, for which research is in progress, will commence the examination the effects of transmission constraints. The fourth is planned to be a preliminary exploration of the economics. Meanwhile, other papers are being published on the analysis of Australia’s solar and wind data. It is hoped that each paper will answer more of the questions that Lang an...

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