Health advocates say almost 20 new diagnoses of coal dust diseases have emerged in Queensland workers in the last fortnight.

Research in the US is giving single-use plastics a second chance.

The Morrison Government will claim existing credits towards its Paris climate target.

An official review has found close to 100 Queensland workers have contracted the potentially deadly lung disease silicosis.

After almost 2 years behind bars, former NSW minister Ian Macdonald has been granted bail.

Labor has promised to preserve paycheques for tradies on Government projects if their employer goes bust.

The Federal Government is topping up the Snowy 2.0 project as part of its pre-election renewable energy pitch.

A NSW parliamentary committee says a secret port deal in NSW should be investigated further.

The Federal Government has put up $56 million for a second electricity interconnector between Tasmania and the mainland.

Crossbench senators are being pushed defend protections for casual workers.

Experts have identified renewable energy bottlenecks that may put emissions targets at risk.

The long-awaited, $1.43 billion Hobart City Deal has been signed.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced a $2 billion boost to the scheme that pays big polluters not to pollute.

Research shows that the impact of mining on animals is being overlooked in most mine site restoration plans.

The Australian dollar took a hit on Friday after China announced an indefinite ban on coal imports.

The inland rail project is lining up to be an issue in both the NSW and federal elections, despite over $400 million already being spent.

Glencore is capping coal production due to shareholder pressure.

New plans for oil in the Great Australian Bight have been released.

Geoscientists say they need political support to dig deeper and access Australia’s next generation of mineral deposits.

The chief executive of NSW Ports is concerned about ACCC action.

Safe Work Australia wants feedback on new exposure guidelines for crystalline silica and coal dust.

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