Tag: Environment

Anthony Albanese says clean energy plan on track despite Fortescue announcement

The Prime Minister says his government’s clean energy plan is “on track”…

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Nature Positive laws: Mining heavyweights urge PM to intervene on controversial environmental plan

A coalition of corporate heavyweights privately appealed to Prime Minister Anthony Albanese…

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Chris Bowen warns nuclear policy would wreck rollout of renewables

A move to nuclear energy would “wreck the renewables rollout” and leave…

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Matt Kean’s first speech since appointment as Climate Change chair

Former NSW Liberal minister Matt Kean has lashed climate change denialists and…

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Tailings dams at Telfer gold mine in the Pilbara still a headache for Newcrest, environmental regulators

Newmont and environmental regulators are still working to fix two troubled tailings…

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Nature Positive: Eye-watering cost of climate trigger revealed in research from conservative think tank IPA

A climate trigger would put more than $220 billion worth of economic…

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Lush to pay customers for recycling their cosmetics packaging and encourage a switch to ‘naked’ products

Bath and beauty giant Lush will pay customers to recycle their plastic…

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Nature Positive: Federal EPA will be unaccountable, secretive and expensive, says Institute of Public Affairs

Labor’s proposed Federal nature watchdog risks being an expensive, bloated bureaucracy that…

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Miners worried about ‘ever-present threat’ of climate trigger being added to environment laws

A climate trigger is looming as an “ever-present threat” that is stifling…

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South West bauxite plan in the Northern Jarrah Forest gets EPA green light, with conditions

An expansion of South32’s Boddington Mine to feed the Wagerup refinery for…

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City of Melbourne sells off waste service to Cleanaway for $110m

Melbourne residents will soon be waking up to a new garbage service…

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