Townsville currently has no dengue fever outbreaks - for the first time in 15 years.

Gas giant Alinta Energy has seen the future – announcing that it will offer solar and battery storage systems to households later this year.

Stats show New South Wales is under-achieving in the field of renewable energy.

Queensland’s Ipswich City Council says it will oppose future coal mines and coal seam gas exploration in the region.

Eating organic foods may be good for personal gratification or Facebook posts, but new research suggests it may not be all the people think.

GhostNets Australia is looking to help Indonesian fishers stop stray fishing nets from reaching our shores.

Over 100 people have gathered on the bone-dry bed of Lake Menindee to mourn the ‘death’ of the system.

Another study has reinforced the point that warming oceans will cause profound changes for marine species.

The iconic Great Barrier Reef could have a new counterpart, with the discovery of a large coral community in the waters south of Melbourne.

The ACT Government has announced Canberra will run entirely on renewable energy by 2025.

Despite a storm surging around its approval, proponents of Adani’s Carmichael coal mine are doing everything they can to ensure it goes ahead.

Australian engineers have found that the solid waste left over from wine-making could make a competitive biofuel.

Santos’ half-year profits have slumped 82 per cent to $37 million, tumbling alongside global oil prices.

Victoria has outlined a modest aim to get at least 20 per cent of its electricity from renewable sources by 2020.

The Federal Government is continuing its push to change environmental approval laws so that activists and environmentalists cannot hinder mining projects.

Australian researchers have set a new record for generating hydrogen fuel with solar power.

Family First senator Bob Day is optimistic despite failing in a bid to remove the ban on nuclear power plants in Australia.

Australian authorities are looking to drought-affected California for tips on ways to improve water supplies.

Experts have warned against culling sharks because the long term ecological impact cannot be predicted.

BHP is pushing ahead despite a depressed iron ore market, drumming-up funds for a new open pit near Newman in WA.

The Australian Taxation Office is looking at the funding of the massive Gorgon natural gas project, amid claims that it will make billions of dollars tax-free.

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