The Australian Academy of Science has measured the benefits of membership of major global science organisations.

Voters’ views of Murray Darling Basin management are drying up.

Experts have questioned the energy efficiency of new homes in WA.

WA’s State Solicitor's Office has dropped charges against a drilling company due to a lack of witnesses.

Animal rights activists who invade Queensland farms and abattoirs will soon face new fines.

Rio Tinto has counted the cost of damage at its Pilbara iron ore port by tropical cyclones.

The approval of Adani’s water plan “reeks of political interference”, according to Queensland Environment Minister Leeanne Enoch.

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has announced funding for a re-deployable rooftop solar trial.

Electricity distribution company Powercor has been fined $374,000 plus court costs for failing to keep trees clear of powerlines.

The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) will soon run a Virtual Power Plant (VPP) trial.

Western Australia will soon host a national hub for future battery research.

Safety regulators have allowed Google to launch a world-first drone delivery system in Canberra.

Fortescue has approved its second major iron ore mine development in just 12 months.

The NRMA says Australia is lagging way behind in the adoption of low-emission vehicles.

Authorities want input on new acceptable levels for respirable crystalline silica and respirable coal dust.

The Australian Workers’ Union (AWU) wants tighter regulation following a giant factory fire in Melbourne.

UPDATE: Environment Minister Melissa Price has approved Adani's groundwater plan.

Energy Minister Angus Taylor says the Federal Government will consider underwriting a coal baseload power station.

The Morrison Government has decided to spend its $2 billion “climate solutions fund” over 15 years, not 10.

Construction has started on what is expected to be the world's largest lithium refinery.

New data shows Victoria's coal-fired power plants released over a tonne of mercury into the atmosphere during 2017-18.

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