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PM’s Made in Australia plan could compel Big 4 banks to unlock $400 billion in sustainable finance

Great news today as Prime Minister Anthony Albanese announces the Future Made in Australia Act, designed to deliver a uniquely Australian Response to the US Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) which is turbocharging renewables, cleantech and reindustrialisation in the US as it mobilises massive private capital investment.  The PM indicates the

Coalition nuclear plan would force consumers to wait 20 years longer for 30% higher electricity bills

The Coalition is making unproven assertions that 100% ‘zero emissions’ electricity can be provided more cheaply and reliably by nuclear than renewable energy. It has even proposed sites for nuclear reactors, including Collie in Western Australia, which currently has three coal fired power stations. This article compares weighted average levelized