Excellent observation and commentary. Making the airport international would boost …

Comment on International flights to Alice would lower fares by Jihn Edgoose.

Excellent observation and commentary. Making the airport international would boost local tourism and the economy. Should have been done years ago. Alice Springs Town Council, please start lobbying for this.

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New power station: The other side of the $75m coin.
The arguments put forward by Minister Tollner are those usually put forward by ideologues who believe fossil fuel is superior to renewable energy.
The old need to “base load generation” and backup running all the time for when there is no sun or wind have proved total untrue in other Australian regions.
Also, it is not appropriate to compare the cost of electricity of small community power systems with what can be done with the latest modern renewable technologies.
Port Augusta has just had a 110 MW solar concentrating thermal power plant with built in storage approved. A similar 30 MW solar plant would be perfect for Alice Springs and there are developers out there ready to build it.


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