The Australian Academy of Science has become the latest major institution to offload its fossil fuel investments.

Profit shifting has led to big costs for Chevron, with the Supreme Court ruling it must pay $322 million to catch up on its tax-dodging.

Australia has a new chief scientist, in a move some say will open up debate about nuclear energy.

Environmental activists are celebrating a Western Australian Government rejection of hydraulic fracking on a large section of agricultural land.

The latest Choice Consumer Pulse has revealed that electricity bills are the number one concern for Australian consumers.

The Queensland Government says it is still working out the details of its plan to merge five state-owned power companies.

A Queensland team has become the first Australian squad to cross the line and complete the gruelling 3,000 km Bridgestone World Solar Challenge.

A bill to enact the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement is making its way through Parliament.

Fossil fuel giant Santos has rejected a $7.1 billion takeover offer from an elite syndicate of Middle East and Asian ruling families.

Authorities have officially recognised a case of cancer caused by clean-up work at the Fukushima power plant.

Uranium exploration firm Toro Energy has a new non-executive director and chairman on its board.

The $16 billion Adani Carmichael coal mine has been approved under a new set of environmental conditions.

Queensland’s Labor Government has passed new laws that mean unions no longer have to give 24 hours notice before entering a worksite.

The world's premier solar car race is rolling out of the Northern Territory, leaving from Darwin onon a 3,000km run to Adelaide.

A $400 million deal has been signed for Western Australia’s first garbage-burning power station.

A row is forming over the West Australian Government-owned electricity company Synergy’s $100,000 bill for ‘corporate hospitality’ at sporting events.

University studies have found no negative environmental impacts from coal seam gas exploration in a key NSW catchment.

The ACT Government wants electric car maker Tesla to set up a research hub in Canberra.

A university student has developed a new and improved method for measuring the environmental impact of uranium mining.

The Federal Government has granted four new offshore petroleum exploration permits for waters off Western Australia.

Dozens of solar-powered car crews have been pushing themselves to the limit ahead of the World Solar Challenge.

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