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[–] gazillions 3 points 29 points (+32|-3) ago 

How long will it take for someone to dig into that and find out it's another giant subsidy scam of some type?

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[–] LewsTherinTelamon 3 points 13 points (+16|-3) ago 

Well, they manufacture in the us with massive subsidies on their gigafactories. Then they turn around and sell the tech they manufactured overseas. Seems like the same old scam.

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[–] Ghetto_Shitlord 2 points 4 points (+6|-2) ago 

Well a certain section villifies anything that is not "traditional dirty power" so what do you expect?

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[–] killercanuck 0 points 7 points (+7|-0) ago 

Or a giant room full of hamsters.

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[–] carnold03 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

I didn't even think Australia had Hamsters. I'd always figured if something like that was cooked up down there, it would either be abo's on exercise bikes, or 'roided out Kangaroos in hamster wheels.

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[–] Crashmarik 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

SW Australia's grid was mamothly f'ed over

http://reason.com/blog/2017/09/18/in-australia-as-renewable-surge-the-pric

Doing just about anything was bound to help. So you have the usual cycle of demanding "clean" power then needing to fix it