The Australian Renewable Energy Agency will fund a new $12 million battery in South Australia.

A modular artificial reef will soon be suspended near the Sydney Opera House.

Concerns have been raised about the expansion of a Queensland waste facility.

Water scientists say millions of litres of toxic water is escaping from a derelict coal mine into Sydney's drinking water catchment.

Queensland researchers have found that machine noise can cause whales to turn tail.

Australian researchers have discovered an entirely new way of sharing DNA, in a study of Antarctic microbes.

Local researchers have looked at whale population recovery times since the era when many were hunted almost to extinction.

Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg has reflected on the changing state of Australia’s energy system.

ANU scientists are solving the mysteries of how life as we know it first emerged.

Tasmanian councils say the state’s treasurer is encouraging business to break the law.

Not doing climate science is costing the government millions.

A NSW community is taking legal action after cancer-causing chemicals were found in their water supply.

Environmentalists say Australian power stations produce levels of toxic air pollution that would be illegal in ...

Experts say there is enough space in the open ocean for a massive expansion of marine aquaculture.

Evidence of the harmful effect of pesticides on bees continues to grow.

A new report says there is very little investigation or even recognition of the seriousness of wildlife crime.

A review of the world’s river systems suggests rural areas are drying up while urban centres face higher flood risks.

Indian mining giant Adani has been hit with a $12,000 over an environmental breach at its Abbot Point coal terminal in north Queensland.

Australian scientists have completed a $20 million survey of the Great Australian Bight, uncovering new aquatic species and oil reserves.

The Queensland Government has been urged to improve its coal dust monitoring practices.

Port Augusta is set to host a new $650 million, 150MW solar thermal power plant.

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