The federal government's keenly awaited review of Australia's climate policies continues a longstanding bipartisan traditional of weak policy development in this area.
As federal and state energy ministers gather to discuss the Turnbull government's proposed National Energy Guarantee, many of the finer details of the modelling are not yet available.
In the push to lower emissions and reduce energy prices, agricultural waste could be Australia's secret weapon.
The National Energy Guarantee proposal seems geared towards locking in the status quo rather than driving the much-needed energy transition.
The new policy will put the onus on electricity retailers to cut emissions while guaranteeing reliability. And while the scheme isn't perfect, it offers a rare opportunity for bipartisanship.