The NT Government’s fracking inquiry has handed down a preliminary report that includes a call to protect groundwater resources.

Things are getting rough at a union blockade of the Victorian International Container Terminal (VICT).

The NT EPA has approved a controversial hazardous waste storage facility and salt mine.

Victoria’s corruption watchdog has found evidence of a $2 million TAFE scam.

The WA Building Commission is preparing to release a list of up to 150 strata properties with potentially combustible cladding.

Adani has secured a mine access deal with traditional owners.

AGL will close the Liddell coal-fired power plant and repurpose it with a commitment to clean energy.

A new non-fracking CSG technology is close to commercialisation.

The ETU wants the NT to introduce industrial manslaughter laws following the death of a worker at the Inpex Ichthys LNG plant.

A Senate inquiry has made 28 recommendations to secure the local steel industry.

A scathing audit of TAFE SA has revealed substandard courses and led to calls for management to resign.

Rio Tinto has picked its new chairman.

Fortescue is appealing against a native title ruling covering the area on which its $110 billion Solomon Hub iron ore mine sits.

A class action by 6,000 people has started almost 7 years after Queensland’s fatal floods.

Traditional owners have filed a court injunction against Adani and the Queensland Government in the hope of blocking a National Native Title Tribunal decision on the Carmichael mine site.

Research suggests much more time is needed for adequate mine site restoration.

NSW authorities have issued Tip Top bread delivery trucks with defect notices.

Arrow Energy has signed a deal that will open up one of the largest gas reserves on the east coast.

The NSW Nationals want to use money from asset sales to build a new coal-fired power station.

Moves are afoot to secure funding from China to back Adani’s Carmichael mine.

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