With environmental risks on the rise, experts are calling for a new air pollution monitoring body.

Rio Tinto says a large solar farm will feed its new iron ore mine in Western Australia's Pilbara region.

The new Australian Space Agency launched this week.

A legal fight has been launched to protect threatened species from state government logging.

Melbourne's scandal-plagued Casey council has been sacked.

Melbourne City Council is considering a target for zero emissions by 2040.

The Prime Minister may adopt a technology investment target to avoid zero greenhouse gas targets.

The Federal Government is looking for ways to improve the operation of the Building Code.

US firm General Motors has announced it will axe its Holden brand by the end of the year.

Modelling suggests a cost-effective and practical method can be used to protect underground pipelines.

Victoria has set up a new code to protect tradies from silicosis.

Authorities have called for ‘critical’ funding to increase the capacity of an interstate energy transmission corridor.

The laws behind the plan to build a nuclear waste dump in South Australia have been raised in federal parliament.

The major mining lobby has backed a giant solar farm in the NT.

Australian researchers have created a new material that can reduce CO2 emissions from crude oil refinement.

The Queensland Government has rushed amendments to allow work to reduce the height of the Paradise Dam.

It has been revealed that former resources minister Matt Canavan delayed releasing documents about meetings with coal lobbyists until he resigned, cutting off a freedom of information request.

A new report shines a spotlight on mining safety in Queensland.

Member for Warringah Zali Steggall wants to establish a pathway for Australia to reach zero net emissions by 2050.

The Victorian Government is looking at turning old coal mines into lakes.

The Federal Government has announced $6 million for two feasibility studies, including one into a new coal-fired power plant.

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