The coal industry is pushing the re-elected Morrison government to support building new coal-fired power stations ...

Researchers have found a way to compress the genetic code of synthetic organisms.

Queensland researchers have tested the world’s first mango-harvesting robot.

International authorities say fossil fuel investment increased in 2018, but renewables stalled.

A new deal has been signed for the construction of a 50MW/200MWh battery storage system in South Australia.

Norwegian energy giant Equinor is not changing its plan to look for oil in the Great Australian Bight.

Mining giant BHP is facing a US$5 billion claim over Brazil's worst environmental disaster.

The Liberal Party’s election win leaves Australia with an energy plan considered woefully sub-standard by some.

Australian scientists and experts have signed a statement calling on the next Australian government to prioritise climate action.

A US jury has ordered Monsanto to pay $US2 billion ($2.8b) to a couple who contracted cancer after using the commonly used weedkiller, Roundup.

A group of Murray irrigators have lodged a class action against the MDBA ...

Ten per cent of oxygen comes from just one kind of bacteria – one that is susceptible to plastic pollution.

Engineers have come up with a low-cost, passive method for groundwater exploration.

CSIRO was pushed to accept the Federal Government’s approval of the Adani’s groundwater plans, reports say.

South Australia’s giant Tesla battery has delivered a $22 million profit in its first full year of operation.

WaterNSW has called for a curb on mining for two big coal mines in Sydney's catchment.

A new Australian electric vehicle company says it will start production next year.

Japanese researchers have edited snail DNA to make their shells spiral the other way around.

The Queensland government is seeking a further review of Adani’s groundwater plans.

An underground coal gasification (UCG) plant is bidding for a contract previously held by a renewable energy project.

A plan has been put forth to re-regulate South Australia’s energy sector.

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