• UPDATE: Could LGCs deliver least cost external abatement for state policy design?

    As states continue to work with industry towards achieving net zero GHG emissions targets, policymakers have sought to understand the cost and opportunity to reduce emissions across different sectors of […]

  • WHITE PAPER: How do synoptic weather patterns impact wind market value?

    With the rapid expansion of wind energy production in Australia, the accurate assessment of wind resource variability has become of interest to project proponents and market stakeholders, with fluctuations in […]

  • The marginal cost of net-zero emissions under the Paris Agreement

    Australia has ratified the Paris Agreement, which aims to ‘strengthen the global response to the threat of climate change’ by limiting the increase in the global average temperature to ‘well […]

  • Where to for wholesale electricity prices under ‘current policy’?

    The 2019 federal election has been run and won, with the energy policy status quo set to remain in effect following the fulfilment of the Large-scale Renewable Energy Target (LRET). […]

  • INSIGHTS: So what is the current Australian carbon spot price?

    As the federal election draws closer, considerable attention is being paid to the ALP’s proposed Safeguard Mechanism amendment, which proposes to tighten emissions limits for high emitting industrial facilities via […]

  • ALERT: Access our new RepuTex CONNECT customer platform

    Dear Subscriber, RepuTex recently released an update to its CONNECT platform, providing customers with daily ACCU spot price information, and ACCU price forecasts to 2030, along with broader pricing coverage […]

  • UPDATE: Running to stand still – Industry baselines under the Safeguard Mechanism

    A critical component of both the ALP and Coalition climate policy frameworks is the ‘Safeguard Mechanism’, requiring around 300 of Australia’s largest emitting industrial facilities (excluding the generation sector) to […]

  • INSIGHTS: Inside the ALP’s Climate Policy – Implications for the Safeguard 2.0 market

    The ALP today released its “Climate Change Action Plan” policy, designed to establish a framework to meet Australia’s long-term emissions reduction obligations. The cornerstone of the policy is the extension […]

  • Forecast ACCU prices under the Climate Solutions Fund – High road or the low road?

    In late February the Australian Government announced an additional $2 billion in funding for the Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF), rebranding the scheme the Climate Solutions Fund (CSF). The additional funding […]

  • WEBINAR: An Australian carbon price under Safeguard 2.0 – What, when, how much?

    Dear Subscriber, Thanks for your interest in today’s webinar, discussing the current Australian carbon price, and what the market look like under the ALP’s re-worked “Safeguard Mechanism 2.0”. Please view the […]

  • Safeguard mechanism 2.0 – A carbon price under the ALP’s tighter baseline scheme

    The ALP is expected to announce a plan to tighten the government’s safeguard mechanism framework, requiring Australia’s largest emitting industrial companies to reduce emissions to meet a 45% economy-wide emissions […]

  • EPA Provisions – Marginal cost and availability of offsetting LNG emissions in WA

    The Western Australian Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has released strengthened policy guidance for high emitting projects to offset greenhouse gas emissions. RepuTex was engaged to model the ‘price’ and ‘type’ […]