Tag: energy trilemma

Energy & Utilities

The role of hydrogen in a decarbonised future – an interview with Woodside’s Shannon O’Rourke

Hydrogen is increasingly being looked at as a means of helping Australia navigate its decarbonised future and meet the prescribed targets of the 2016 Paris Agreement. On the surface, it seems like a panacea. Hydrogen is the universe’s most abundant element and can power an electric vehicle 236 times more efficiently than a lithium-ion battery.…

21 Feb 2019, by Amy Sarcevic

Energy & Utilities

Australian Financial Review National Energy Summit 2018 | Post event summary

“Remember the trilemma – affordable, reliable and cleaner energy? It’s like a three-legged stool – balance on just one of those legs for too long and eventually the stool topples over. The energy system breaks – and it breaks badly”, Energy Australia MD Catherine Tanna argued at this year’s Australian Financial Review National Energy Summit.…

15 Oct 2018, by Amy Sarcevic