State governments are investing enough in renewables to render the Turnbull government’s energy policy useless.

Plans to build a wind farm between Canberra and Goulburn have been withdrawn.

One of Bill Gates’ companies has launched a new project to build a traveling wave nuclear reactor.

Decommissioning work is almost complete at the former Hazelwood Power Station.

SA Liberals have claimed victory after 16 years of Labor rule in South Australia.

Most Australians accept mining and have positive views of its economic role, but they hold low levels of trust in in the industry, according to a new survey.

US energy giant Exxon is part way through an eight-year tax-free period.

Australia has lost $90 billion in revenue from some of its most valuable resources, according to an Oxford University expert.

A new report suggests Victoria should burn rubbish for energy.

RMIT engineers have demonstrated a world-first, working, rechargeable “proton battery”.

Queensland residential gas prices are over twice the national average.

The Fair Work Commission has approved the creation of a new “super union”.

The Coober Pedy council is concerned a plan to drill for oil and gas could put its drinking water supplies at risk.

A record 3.5 million solar panels were installed on Australian rooftops last year.

A new report slams Caltex for widespread breaches of workplace laws.

A serious industrial fight is brewing at the Port Kembla Coal Terminal.

The Federal Government is planning to buy out New South Wales and Victoria’s shares in Snowy Hydro for $6 billion.

AGL is undertaking a $200 million upgrade of the Bayswater Power Station, amid reports of a looming shortage.

The Northern Territory’s largest onshore gas producer is ramping up production.

ASIC is taking legal action against Rio Tinto and two former executives over an African coal investment.

Japanese authorities have no official plan for what to do with more than 1 million tonnes of radioactive water at the Fukushima nuclear power plant.

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