Labor says Qld spared from power price hikes

Story Published: 30 Apr 2015

LABOR claims Queenslanders will be spared from the massive electricity price hikes they experienced under the LNP.

Editors Picks, Electricity, Energy, Mark Bailey

Australia to use almost 40% renewable power by 2030

Story Published: 7 Jun 2016

NEARLY 40% of all Australian electricity generation will be from renewables by 2030, a report from consulting firm McKinsey...

Energy, Environment, Renewable Energy

Electric cars more sense than solar - new study

Story Published: 22 Mar 2016

ELECTRIC vehicles are far more useful to NZ for reducing carbon emissions than rooftop solar power, says a new study by...

Automotive, Business, Energy, Solar

Energy bills to hit poor

Story Published: 6 Aug 2016

Many Australians will be left below the poverty line when the government stops the clean energy supplement.

Bills, Clean Energy, Energy, Power Bills

Lismore manufacturer's idea to turn rubbish into electricity

Story Published: 27 May 2015

WHEN most people think about new forms of power, they think solar and wind, not wood and paper rotting at the local tip.

Energy, Rubbish, Waste

21 ways you can save on your power bill

Story Published: 29 Mar 2016

With many of us continuing to face higher electricity bills, we've put together 21 ways you reduce your power bill. Feel...

Editors Picks, Electricity Prices, Energy, Power Bills, Savings

Consumer watchdog investigates gas competition

Story Published: 15 Apr 2015

THE Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is investigating whether poor competition is driving up wholesale gas...

Accc, Energy, Gas

Labor and LNP finally agree on Renewable Energy Target

Story Published: 18 May 2015

FEDERAL Parliament will now view legislation after the Coalition and Labor parties finally reached an agreement on the...

Energy, Parliament, Politics, Renewable Energy Target

UPDATE: CFMEU National President meets with Peabody

Story Published: 18 Apr 2016

CFMEU National President Tony Maher said he "doesn't see anything imminent" for Peabody's Australian mines, following it's...

Bowen Basin, Editors Picks, Energy, Mining, Peabody, Queensland Mines

Stanwell power station overhaul providing 500 jobs

Story Published: 3 Sep 2015

AN $11 million economic boost for Central Queensland is underway from a five-week overhaul of the Unit 1 generation unit at...

Energy, Stanwell Power Station