Tuesday 24th Oct, 2017
Malcolm Turnbull. Photo: Creative Commons / Ash Carter

Turnbull: Energy ‘guarantee’ to boost affordability

Energy retailers will be forced to secure a minimum amount of baseload power from traditional sources for every megawatt of…
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ACCC slams “unacceptable” energy prices

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission’s preliminary report into the electricity market highlights its “significant concerns” about the market’s operation,…
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OZ Minerals defers energy deal to next year

The tumultuous Australian energy market is driving major consumers to defer signing new deals, with OZ Minerals the latest to…
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CBH Grain train. Photo: YouTube / CBH Group

CBH sets rail record

CBH Group operations manager David Capper has credited the WA company’s responsive supply chain with record shipping and rail figures…
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Incitec says gas price puts 1500 jobs at stake

Chemical and fertiliser producer Incitec Pivot says the future of its Gibson Island plant – and the 1500 jobs it…
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Tony Abbott. Photo: Creative Commons / Nick-D

Abbott compares climate action to trying to ‘appease volcano gods’

Former Prime Minister Tony Abbott has expressed his scepticism for climate change action, saying policies to tackle climate change could…
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Rio’s first unmanned train a big step towards 360mtpa

Mining giant Rio Tinto’s first unmanned train as part of its AutoHaul program is a major step towards its goal…
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Adelaide-Melbourne upgrade complete for 1800m trains

A newly-completed, multi-million-dollar upgrade of the Adelaide to Melbourne rail corridor will allow for longer freight trains, increasing capacity by…
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