Rio Tinto director John Varley has resigned after being charged by Britain's Serious Fraud Office.

The WA Government has banned uranium mining, but will allow four projects that have approval to proceed.

The NSW Government has approved a mine water treatment project aimed at improving Sydney's drinking water supplies.

The West Australian government is being asked consider a new desalination plant expected to cost over $1 billion.

Melbourne's Lord Mayor says the city is “very close” to fixing potentially dangerous cladding at 17 of the city's buildings.

The boss of NSW’s largest electricity user says Australian politicians should be “brave” and consider nuclear energy.

The Opposition says it will not support the Federal Government’s proposed citizenship changes.

Michaelia Cash has joined an argument between the TWU, ABC and aviation services company, Aerocare.

Origin Energy has announced double-digit electricity price increases in South Australia and New South Wales from next month.

The Queensland Government has put up over $200 million for water project, but some regional centres want more.

Barnaby Joyce says the lights would ‘go out’ if coal was phased out.

Researchers have identified over 180 possible sites for pumped hydro energy storage across South Australia.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) stats show exploration activity in Australia continues to fall.

Engineers Australia says jobs are on the rise in WA.

Australian researchers have developed a way to store gas inside special materials, rather than pressurised tanks.

New water quality concerns at the new Perth Children’s Hospital have emerged.

Norway’s Statoil has taken over permits to explore for oil in the Great Australian Bight.

AGL has announced plans for a new $295 million gas-fired power station at Torrens Island.

The long-awaited Finkel review has been released, offering a blueprint for Australia’s energy future.

South Australia has abandoned its nuclear dump plans.

BHP CEO Andrew Mackenzie has implored investors to back the current management amid fierce investor activism.

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