The Federal Government has provided an excellent opportunity for companies to appear as though they are doing something about their carbon emissions.

Major banks say they are not keen on Queensland coal port expansions, which are also the subject of a damning scientists’ report.

The Amazon Rainforest – known as the ‘Lungs of the Earth’ – is running out of breath.

Victoria is the latest state to sign on the Federal Government’s “One-Stop Shop” approach to environmental approvals.

New Zealand scientists have developed a portable, rapid, DNA testing device for Ebola.

One of our ancient ancestors has turned ten years old, but a modern expert says we are just starting to find out who it was.

An Australian mining firm has come across a vast new water source in the Northern Territory.

News Limited has published a resignation letter from the former CEO of South Australia’s water regulator.

A Bill will be tabled this week that seeks to hold Australian companies accountable for bribes paid overseas.

The Federal Government has put up $1 billion to help asbestos-affected families in the ACT.

Authorities are looking into allegations of “cartel conduct” by mining companies and Aboriginal heritage service providers.

Companies from all parts of the cattle export supply chain will be involved in a class action against the Commonwealth.

A former Palmer United Party candidate has the party for alleged attempts to gain political leverage for the party leader’s mining interests.

The Federal Government has launched its latest discussion on the future of the Renewable Energy Target.

AGL is moving ahead on a hydraulic fracturing plan for coal seam gas wells near Gloucester, setting up specialist equipment on a number of sites.

On the 100 year anniversary of Hydro Tasmania, the Great Lakes power scheme has been awarded heritage listing.

The Ranger Uranium mine has been officially ordered to improve its safety procedures, after investigations into the failure of a tank in December last year.

Analysts say huge coal projects in Queensland’s Galilee Basin carry “an almost unprecedented level of financial complexity and risk.”

The Bureau of Meteorology has released the Australian Groundwater Explorer - a new online groundwater data tool that gives a comprehensive picture of Australia's groundwater resources.

Robots and rivers have formed an unlikely connection, coming together for the benefit of human education.

Evidence of sexual intercourse has been found deep in our ecological history, uncovered by a local palaeontological private eye.

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