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This is excellent, well done. A 100% renewable electricity system is 100% possible and will build a richer NZ. This is my focus in Parliament and my vision is for cheaper, cleaner, smarter energy for NZ.
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Moving away from fossil fuels requires weaving in many new energy strands. Some produce little or no CO_2, which is great. Some produce CO_2 but plants also absorb CO_2. Therefore biodiesel from woody waste biomass is a big improvement on looking and drilling for more oil and gas. So what I am talking about is NOT taking land away from food production. Nothing is perfect, but continuous and sustained progress along many parallel strands will make a big difference. PhotoVoltaic Solar , Wind, Hydro-electric, Wave, ..., ... ,  and Renewable Biodiesel and bio-ethanol / bio-methanol all have a part to play...  Using less energy by efficiency gains and "self-control" is also needed.
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