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Energy: Fossil fuels fall to record low in power grid as renewables hit new high, AEMO report shows

Coal, the dominant fuel in the east-coast electricity grid, has fallen to its lowest average output on record.

Fossil fuels sank to their lowest-ever levels across Australia’s east-coast electricity mix in the final three months of 2022 as green power supplies overtook black coal’s output for the first time in the history of the grid.

Source: Energy: Fossil fuels fall to record low in power grid as renewables hit new high, AEMO report shows