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Carbon emissions will reach 37 billion tonnes in 2018, a record high

Carbon dioxide (CO₂) emissions from fossil fuels and industry are projected to rise more than 2% (range 1.8% to

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Queensland calls out Federal LNP for climate inaction

Queensland Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef Leeanne Enoch has joined with other state and territory Ministers

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Refinery expansion a jobs bonanza for Townsville

A $300 million expansion of the Sun Metals Zinc Refinery is set to bring hundreds more jobs to the

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Making Australia A Renewable Energy Exporting Superpower

Politicians around Australia are proposing ambitious plans to export renewable energy from Australia, using high-voltage power lines laid under the oceans.

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New WA trial enables customers to buy and sell solar energy to neighbours

WA’s Energy Minister Ben Wyatt has announced an exciting new peer-to-peer, renewable energy trading trial which will enable households

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What is the New Petroleum and Gas (Safety) Regulation 2018?

The Queensland government recently updated its Petroleum and Gas (safety) Regulations.

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Big Blades Turn at Coopers Gap Wind Farm

Hundreds of workers at the Coopers Gap Wind Farm site were excited to see the fruits of their labour

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The History of Mining in Australia

Silver and copper ores were discovered in Australia in the 1840s, just when the early colonies were about to

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Top 10 Worst Global Mine Disasters

Top 10 worst mine disasters in the world   Thousands of lives have been lost in the mining industry

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GREENS PUSH TO ESTABLISH RENEWABLE ENERGY ZONES ACROSS AUSTRALIA

The Australian Greens will put in place a new Commonwealth strategy to establish Renewable Energy Zones (REZs) across Australia

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