Welcome to a clean green Australia where we gave up coal to move to diesel.
Homes and businesses are so afraid of blackouts in Australia that some retailers are selling four times as many generators as normal.
Mygenerator.com.au reports a 425% increase year on year.
The strongest growth has been in South Australia, Victoria, and western Sydney.
According to Channel Ten, Energy companies across Australia have sent letters to their customers to warn customers to be prepared in case there is a blackout.
But one company says it’s just a precaution they are required to do every year. (Does anyone ever remember getting a letter like that?)
Once the renewables industry just wanted “certainty” for business (as in certainty of taxpayer-funded subsidies).
Now “certainty” means a diesel generator.
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