Closure of Eraring

A growing list of articles written here on WattClarity that pertain to the planned closure of Eraring Power Station, which was:

1) Initially planned for WHEN

2) Then moved up the schedule to ‘as early as 2025’

3) But subject to considerable speculation prior to that point.

We’re not building enough replacement dispatchable capacity

With completion of GenInsights Quarterly Update for Q1 2023 approaching, and following some conversations recently (and probably this week at EUAA Conference) here are two charts looking backwards just at fully dispatchable plant that highlight one of the ways in which ‘the level of risk in the NEM is escalating’.