Prime Minister Anthony Albanese wants to stop businesses paying labour hire workers less than direct employees for the same work.

One of Australia's leading science bodies says it should have been more vocal in its support for carbon capture and storage (CCS).

A $5.4 billion dam project in North Queensland is likely to be pushed back.

Traditional owners are preparing a legal battle with mining giant Fortescue Metals Group over royalty payments in WA.

Geoscientists say they have uncovered the sweet spot for gold discovery.

A CSIRO-developed device will be rolled out on mine sites following a recent agreement.

New analysis throws doubt on the ability of a Victorian project using brown coal to make hydrogen.

The NSW Government says it wants to “chart the course for the 800,000 strong small businesses”.

The outgoing head of Australia’s offshore oil and gas regulator has been accused of being “too close” to industry.

Victorian businesses are being warned of the potentially deadly risks of working with lead.

Canada has banned China's Huawei Technologies from its 5G networks.

Five of Australia’s biggest energy and gas companies have paid no income tax for at least the past seven years.

Federal authorities are warning of fire risks in solar energy storage batteries.

A billionaire’s investment firm has laid out a series of strong suggestions for AGL Energy.

The ACTU has accused Prime Minister Scott Morrison of refusing a wage hike.

John Holland has agreed to make $1.2 million worth of safety improvements after the death of a worker ...

Researchers have come up with a better way to remove mercury from the environment.

Big names in the Australian industrial sector are divided over a plan to allow people to raid their superannuation for house purchases.

The EU is imposing tougher cyber security rules for energy facilities and other key sectors.

A dormant NSW coal mine could soon restart operations.

A major industrial firm says tighter rules for polluters could stifle competition.

Feature Stories

More »

Even though many of us have been forced indoors, the COVID-19 crisis is eroding our privacy.

I am Tim Hall; a red-blooded, beer-drinking, Commodore-driving Australian male who has no interest in watching sports – at least, not the sports played by humans.

This week marked an astounding leap forward, scientifically speaking - taking a picture of something that cannot be seen.

Chiropractic is a surprisingly popular form of alternative medicine - so mainstream that it’s hardly ‘alternative’ and so non-scientific that it’s barely ‘medicine’.

Our cars are being programmed to kill us.

Archived News

RSS More »