Taylor announces energy studies for Queensland

ENERGY and emissions reduction minister Angus Taylor has announced two studies in Queensland on both ends of the energy spectrum, one for a pumped hydro storage facility and the other for a High Efficiency, Low Emissions coal-fired power plant, the kind favoured by new minister for resources Keith Pitt.

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One on coal, the other on pumped hydro storage, which will win?

 
The funding comes via the government's A$10 million Supporting Reliable Energy Infrastructure program, with $2 million going towards a pre-feasibility study for a proposed 1.