BHP is working on ways to drill deeper into the ocean floor in the search for oil.

A private company is planning to build a major new water storage facility and 10,000-hectare agricultural precinct near Darwin.

A Melbourne gardener has launched legal action against Monsanto in Australia’s first Roundup lawsuit.

Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg says he will pay $US500 million to close coal-fired power plants across the US.

Queensland’s Treasurer wants people to stop talking about Adani’s Carmichael coal mine.

New modelling shows Australia is on track to achieve 50 per cent renewable electricity by 2030 without government intervention.

Al Gore has visited Queensland to talk about climate change, but managed not to mention the Adani coal mine.

Councils are calling for an urgent upgrade of water storage infrastructure in NSW.

The ACCC says high gas prices are harming productivity.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has pledged $250 million for infrastructure in the Solomon Islands.

Australia's productivity growth is slowing.

A Victorian roof tiler has been ordered to repay more than $80,000 in compensation payments after it was discovered he continued working.

Queensland has approved Adani's endangered bird plan, leaving it just one step away from building its contentious coal mine.

Queensland LNP figures are pushing for nuclear power in Australia.

NT WorkSafe is visiting dozens of businesses to highlight the risk of silica exposure to their workers.

Queensland’s Supreme Court has ruled new solar power laws are invalid.

Chinese scientists say CO2 may make a better hydraulic fracturing fluid than water.

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