If there’s one thing that the duelling wind rallies in Canberra proved, it’s that Aussies are behind wind power.  And that means new opportunities for wind entrepreneurs and the job seekers that love them.

Public comment is now open and submissions welcomed on proposed changes to the Work Health and Safety Code of Practice for Managing Risks in Stevedoring.

The European Union's top trade official is heading to Beijing on Friday to talk about China dumping solar panels on the continent, and avoiding a trade war.

The Federal Government has put up $210 million for essential infrastructure upgrades around the Cape York region of Far North Queensland.

Reports have surfaced suggesting trouble in the Clive Palmer empire, but the mining boss' run for PM continues

61 drilling projects across Western Australia will share in a $7.2 million boost from the State Government; the funding is set to support the on-going search for minerals and petroleum.

The funds have already been hailed as a boost to the state’s reputation amongst investors both locally and globally.

New stats show GP numbers in rural and remote Western Australia have risen for the first time since 2008, reports say its due to the increased fly-in fly-out medical positions.

Engineers Australia has announced a Professional Development Partnership program with a major industry provider. 

New research has suggested mining giant Xstrata’s operations in Mt Isa have caused lead poisoning in some of the city’s children.

WorkCover NSW and WorkSafe Victoria have begun a joint safety project. They’re working with local construction businesses to raise safety standards on either side of the border.

A recent report has revealed a poor standard of asbestos identification and removal practices in Victorian schools.

A draft plan by the City of Sydney has suggested the metropolis could be powered by entirely renewable sources.

A new initiative by the Coalition for Community Energy is calling on the Federal Government to fund the establishment of renewable energy sources in communities around the country.

An engineer has been awarded one of the country’s top honours on the Queen’s Birthday list.

A recent educational forum in Queensland has given valuable advice to business on minimising risk and preventing injuries at work.

The NSW and SA mining industries will  join forces to boost exploration, infrastructure and economic development through a new agreement signed by the states.

The New South Wales Government has renewed exploration lincences for the Coal Seam Gas industry to renew operations in the Pilliga Forest.

Keeping global temperature rises below 2 degrees Celsius is still a viable possibility, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA).

The South Australian Government has announced it will commit $100 million to fund to improve road safety across the state in this year’s Budget. 

The ACT Government has committed a total of $17 million for the construction of a light rail service for the Canberra in its 2013-14 Budget.

The Australasian Railway Association (ARA) has slammed the NSW Rail, Train and Bus Union for using ‘fear tactics to prevent productivity’ after the New South Wales Government announced the rollout of full-automated rapid transit driverless trains.

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