Premier Mark McGowan defies protesters, farmers and MPs to allow controversial drilling, which he says will create jobs
Western Australian Browse project could emit more than 200m tonnes of CO2
Carbon emissions from nation’s largest LNG development were meant to be captured. More than two years on, the storage still hasn’t started
Proponents say development won’t harm world heritage ecosystem, but a campaign led by Tim Winton is sounding the alarm
‘There’s no room for any new long-term fossil fuel developments,’ climate scientists say
The NT government has lifted its fracking moratorium despite fierce opposition, reflecting the war of attrition being waged by gas companies
Panels are going in everywhere in Perth. In Western Australia the uptake of solar panels has rocketed as electricity prices leaped — there’s a slow motion solar train-wreck underway. Solar PV panels are now on...
The scale of growth of Australia’s natural gas industry is inconsistent with our Paris commitments
Senate inquiry has heard conflicting evidence on the impact of gas, ammonium and fertiliser plants on the Burrup Peninsula
Subsidised loan to Onslow Marine Support Base is first from controversial $5bn Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility
The company reported a leak from a well off the coast of Western Australia to Nopsema last year, and says there was no lasting impact on the environment
Once considered an eco-warrior’s pipe dream, Western Australia is rapidly switching to renewable energy
Tiny zircon crystals have allowed scientists at Australian National University (ANU) to paint a portrait of what Earth looked like over four billion years ago...
First to be threatened by climate change, island nations want renewable energy, even if it costs them more
A team of researchers just discovered the world's largest dinosaur footprint in an area they're calling "Australia's Jurassic Park." The massive sauropod footprint was discovered near James Price Point in Western Australia,...
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