The Federal Government has announced a $76 million project to improve water quality in the ACT.

Coal mining has “stuffed” a World Heritage-protected lake system south-west of Sydney, according to new research.

Chinese firm HNA Aviation will buy a 13 per cent stake in Virgin Australia, after a deal was struck overnight.

The Queensland University of Technology and the Queensland Government are joining forces to get driverless cars on the road.

Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt says the Government will attempt to clean up toxic contaminants from the Williamtown Air Force Base.

Analysts say it is hard to overstate the impact of the closure of the Arrium steel works.

The ACT Government has released figures from the Mr Fluffy buyback public health and safety campaign.

Victoria’s Labor government has used a generous new deal to avoid strikes at key industrial sites.

The Australian Consumer and Competition Commission (ACCC) has serious concerns about the $9 billion carve up of Asciano.

Chaos has closed down the first meeting of Sydney’s Inner West Council unelected administrators.

There are concerns this week that Tasmania’s Basslink power cable will not be fixed by its scheduled completion date.

Builders may soon bring a global littering problem into the home, by making bricks out of cigarette butts.

Researchers say current models underestimate the effect of burning the world’s remaining fossil fuels.

Researchers say businesses that try to ‘go green’ could find themselves doing more harm than good, if people think the corporations are profiting from the initiatives.

Aboriginal elders are bringing their concerns about nuclear waste dump plans directly to the federal minister.

Reports say least two NBN employees will be sacked and arrested within days, as federal police investigate leaks.

Peak bodies are calling on all political parties to commit to long-term infrastructure spending free from political folly.

BP's plan to search for oil in the Great Australian Bight has failed again, but it is unlikely to stop trying.

A new study suggests a coal spill on the Great Barrier Reef could bring grave consequences.

Farmers in North Queensland say they will not let the Federal Government forget its water infrastructure pledges.

Clive Palmer, the retiring federal MP and chief spender of other people’s money, is suing the administrators of his Queensland Nickel refinery in Townsville for $1.2 billion.

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