Renewable Energy Update: How does the National Electricity Market power Australia?

The Renewable Energy Update is a segment where we check in on the latest developments in the world of renewable energy. This week Dr. Matt Wright spoke with Jack Gembitsky about how the electricity grid and the National Electricity Market works in Australia to keep the power on whenever we flip a light switch. 

To see exactly what is powering Australia every five minutes, whether it be coal, gas or renewable energies, check out the OpenNEM website for a real time look into what’s generating Australia’s power:


The Renewable Energy Update is a regular weekly segment on 2SER, where Dr Matt Wright checks in on the developments happening in the space of renewable energy. Listen to past episodes here.


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