Australian pumped hydro - a perfect match for water managers and renewable energy

As evidenced at the December 2015 COP 21 climate change conference in Paris, the world - and Australia - will increasingly be using renewable energy. Some jurisdictions, ranging from Costa Rica to South Australia, will settle for no less than 100 per cent elimination of fossil-fuelled electricity generation.

One reason that the declared Paris goals exceeded some expectations is the rapidly falling cost of electricity generated by wine and solar photovoltaic (PV)

This article was originally published in Future Water. Read the full report here.

Tim Forcey

Future Water

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