The almost accidental discovery of a metal dubbed ‘stainless magnesium’ could one day make cars and trucks lighter and more efficient.

Roy Hill Holdings is in court after accusations that principal contractor Samsung C&T deliberately held up the project for commercial advantage.

Measures to limit global warming could put the world on track to build trillions of dollars worth of uneconomic fossil fuel projects, new analysis says.

A new high-tech virtual classroom will soon help Australia's universities create “greener” engineers of the future.

The ACCC is again taking legal action against a VET provider, saying it shows clear holes in the VET FEE-HELP system.

The NSW Environment Protection Authority appears to have bungled part of its investigation into water pollution on the Central Coast, by conducting water quality tests on the wrong river.

In the lead up to UN climate talks in Paris, a new report warns that Australia will barely come close to achieving any “real” emissions reductions under its current Direct Action climate policy.

The Northern Territory Government has moved to include the mining, oil and gas sectors under the regulations of the Water Act.

Australia has successfully landed a C-17A Globemaster on Antarctica – making it the largest cargo vessel ever to touch down on the frozen continent.

Toxic sludge from Samarco’s burst dam in Brazil has reached the Atlantic Ocean, in what could be the worst environmental disaster the country has seen.

A FIFO camp licence extension in WA continues to force a wedge between the state’s Liberal and National parties.

The Senate is expected to vote down a proposition to deregulate the coastal shipping industry.

Reports say Uber could be legalised by the NSW government under drastic new reforms.

The WA Government is resolute in its desire to extend the Roe Highway across the Beeliar Wetlands, despite big protests in recent days.

A new study says the uptake of high-capacity renewable energy storage for homes will increase significantly next year.

The OECD nations have decided to limit coal plant financing.

Environmentalists are pushing for the Federal Court to uphold its energy regulator's decision against a penalty tariff on South Australian households with rooftop solar.

The Victorian Government is withdrawing funding for new coal-powered generators and will review past development projects, after attempts to attract investment with a demonstration power plant failed.

Some of Australia’s top chief executives say the Turnbull government focus on technology education to boost productivity.

The Mayor of Gloucester has called on the NSW Government to buy back AGL’s coal seam gas (CSG) licence for the area, saying he cannot ignore the negative impact on residents.

The Australian Local Government Association (ALGA) has launched a community infrastructure proposal that aims to stimulate local economic opportunities.

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