A new ANU study says there are more than enough potential pumped hydro sites to power the nation.

The SA Government wants the state play a bigger role in the multi-billion-dollar space industry.

The Federal Government wants more serious efforts to be made to recall potentially deadly airbags.

The Melbourne-to-Brisbane inland rail line could be built across a floodplain which, unsurprisingly, is prone to flooding.

Hobart City Council has agreed to hold a public meeting about a planned highrise development.

A coal mine in NSW is putting Sydney’s drinking water catchment at risk.

Labor is trying to make a big deal out of the resignation of ABCC boss Nigel Hadgkiss.

University researchers are coming together to boost South Australia’s copper production.

A new report warns of the effect that workers being forced out of enterprise bargaining will have on Australian super funds.

Empire Oil & Gas subsidiary Empire Oil Company has entered voluntary administration.

The CFMEU and union officials will pay over $2 million in penalties over unlawful industrial action.

Malcolm Turnbull has told the NT Chief Minister to “pull the trigger” and remove the ban on fracking.

Proponents have reflected on the chance of nuclear power getting a run in Australia.

Nev Power will wrap up his run as chief executive officer of Fortescue Metals Group in February next year.

The Federal Government should “get out of the way” ...

Reports say Brisbane bus drivers are close to a breakthrough in their 11-month-long industrial dispute.

Major energy companies are scouring the rural property market for places to build wind and solar farms.

Analysts have poked holes in Glencore’s claims about the McArthur River zinc-lead mine in the Northern Territory.

The Queensland Government has moved to accept most of the recommendations made by its black lung committee.

Australian building suppliers allegedly knew for years that they were selling highly flammable cladding products.

A new report has once again highlighted issues with the Murray Darling Basin Plan.

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