Rio Tinto is buying more robo-drills to “create a safer working environment and boost productivity”.

Unions want new industrial manslaughter laws in Victoria to hold bosses responsible.

The ACCC says the gas industry lacks transparency.

AGL has released plans for a gas-fired power plant to replace Liddell.

Hong Kong’s Alinta Energy is making an official offer for AGL Energy’s ageing Liddell coal plant.

The CEFC has given $5 million in support for a company that makes energy-saving thermostats.

An expansion of waste-to-energy projects is on the way, but experts say we cannot burn out problems away.

Russia has sent its controversial floating nuclear power plant out to sea.

A new study suggests the 2014 Hazelwood mine fire led to a spike in doctor visits by Latrobe Valley residents.

Local government lobbies say China’s ban on imports of recyclable waste should be used as an opportunity for change.

The Victorian Government says it will pay people to find better power deals, in a plan the Opposition has labelled a “bribe”.

Environment Victoria wants a $90 million “clean coal” fun to be spent on the transition away from reliance on coal.

The NT Government has announced it will lift its moratorium on fracking, triggering almost immediate protests.

State and territory energy ministers have agreed to continue discussions on the National Energy Guarantee (NEG).

One large solar farm has been approved and another proposed for Tasmania’s north coast.

Engineers have made a new oil spill sponge out of common waste products.

Authorities want Australia to take a more circular approach to recycling.

The Federal Government is considering allowing energy companies to buy offsets to comply with the 26 per cent emissions reduction target under the NEG.

The Basslink power cable between Tasmania and Victoria will be out of action until the end of May.

A pilot 'clean energy' project in Victoria will use brown coal to make hydrogen.

Chevron will proceed with the second stage of the multi-billion-dollar Gorgon project expansion off WA.

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