The Federal Government appears to be walking away from its Water for Fodder scheme.

Scientists say the Narrabri coal-seam gas project is too great a risk to water supplies.

Reports say the NSW Government plans to raise the wall of Sydney's main reservoir by 3 metres more than it originally announced.

Plans to expand Whitehaven Coal's Vickery mine in north-west NSW have been approved.

Details have emerged of Rio Tinto’s decision to destroy the ancient Juukan Gorge rock shelters.

A remote WA town is pushing to build a multi-million-dollar processing plant that Malaysia wants banned.

New research shows having a child is significantly more expensive for women than men.

Australian researchers have come up with a new road-making material made of old tyres and building rubble.

Millions of litres of beer that expired while the SA hospitality industry was shut down has been used to brew renewable energy.

A prominent NSW irrigator has been acquitted of taking water from the Barwon-Darling system.

Experts have found $40 million worth of heavy metals, including silver, in underwater sediment near the South Australian regional town of Port Pirie.

The Queensland Government is snubbing $195 million from the Commonwealth and says it will fund stage two of the Haughton pipeline itself.

A project by Boeing and the CSIRO has found hydrogen can significantly reduce aviation emissions.

A major expansion of Australia's deepest gold mine is nearly complete.

The chief of NSW’s workers’ compensation scheme has resigned after being picked apart at an inquiry.

A health expert has shed some light on the conditions that lead to COVID-19 hotspots in abattoirs.

Coal workers say COVID-19 is leaving them short on good masks, with a number of fakes turning up on worksites.

The Australian Energy Market Operator says Australia is in the midst of possibly the world’s fastest energy transition.

ARENA has undertaken a new initiative that will ask industry figures about ways to reduce emissions.

The CEFC has contributed millions to a WA lithium project.

A $600 million renewable energy project is being planned for the Queensland city of Mount Isa.

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