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Graham Palmer

Graham Palmer is a professional engineer with qualifications in electronic, industrial and renewables engineering, working in the HVAC (heating ventilation and air conditioning) industry in Melbourne Australia. In his spare time, he is an independent energy researcher contributing reports, articles, and papers in the energy efficiency, net-energy, and related energy fields. His research interests include understanding the broader societal consequences of energy, climate policy and technology.

Articles by Graham Palmer (1)

  • Carbon tax repeal: Learning from Europe

    In September 2010, the Australian Labor Party's Greg Combet sat down with The Australian's Samantha Maiden to explain why the coal industry 'absolutely' had a future. Given Australia is a leading coal exporter, this should have been unexceptional, except that Combet had been put in charge of the development of a carbon price for Australia.