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Job-figure fantasies drain the power from national electricity plan hearings

By Richard Halsey, Project 90 by 2030

An important issue at the public hearings into the draft Integrated Resource Plan 2018 was the use of highly questionable figures in some presentations. Regardless of who is represented, or whether they stand to benefit financially, it is a big problem if unsubstantiated and unreferenced figures are presented — and are not challenged.