La Trobe University is pushing to become Victoria's first carbon-neutral tertiary facility.

Scientists have uncovered what they say is a new threat from ocean acidification.

Experts say we are all drinking microplastics, and cannot tell if they are making us sick.

Australia's renewable energy boom allows it to leapfrog nuclear power, a new report says.

The Great Barrier Reef is set to receive a restocking of new coral from a 150sq km pumice raft on its way to our shores.

The average amount of lead in the blood of Port Pirie children is up 45 per cent this year.

Official figures show animals other than sharks made up 94 per cent of the marine life caught by shark nets in NSW.

Environment Minister Sussan Ley is being sued after she rejected a heritage protection bid in favour of a Chinese coal project.

An international review has found Australian regions with coal-fired power stations are among hot spots for sulphur dioxide pollution.

A medicinal cannabis company has announced plans to build one of the world’s largest production facilities in regional Victoria.

A giant floating nuclear power plant has set sail from the Arctic port of Murmansk.

Hunter Energy says the recommissioned Redbank power station will be cleaner and greener than before.

Three controversial solar farms have been approved near Shepparton in Victoria's Goulburn Valley.

Researchers have turned living cells into computers, using DNA for information processing and storage.

A Melbourne council’s meat-free Monday policy has angered local farmers.

Waste management giant Cleanaway may buy out the collapsing recycler SKM.

A plan to search for gas and oil in the Great Australian Bight has been postponed until next year.

Fish continue to die in the rapidly dwindling lower Darling River.

Queensland researchers say longline fisheries around the world are significantly affecting migrating shark populations.

NSW Nationals leader John Barilaro says ‘green tape’ is hindering water security.

The South Australian government is lifting its moratorium on growing GM food crops.

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