11 February, 2019

FACT CHECK: ANU Study "Australia, the renewable energy superstar"


Claim that electricity sector will deliver Australia's Paris targets 5yrs early does not stack up.

A briefing note published by the ANU and its website introducing the workshop “Australia: The renewable energy superstar” claims that the rate of growth of renewable energy supply sources in the power sector will lead to Australia meeting its Paris Agreement targets by 2024, five years early. Our fact check reveals that this claim does not stack up.