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2014/11/23 03:26
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Scrap all regulations for small businesses, mining magnate Gina Rinehart urges Australia's richest person, Gina Rinehart, has urged all government regulations be lifted for small businesses, and said...
2014/11/23 03:26
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2014/11/20 07:10
2014/11/20 07:10
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BHP Billiton confronted its own disgruntled employees along with environmental protesters at its annual shareholder meeting. The use of compulsory fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers at two new coal mines...
2014/11/20 04:26
2014/11/20 04:26
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BHP Billiton to hold vote on split in May 2015 BHP Billiton will hold a vote for investors in May next year so that shareholders can have their say on the company's plans to spin off its less...
2014/11/17 12:30
2014/11/17 12:30
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QUEENSLAND'S government will spend millions on a railway linking a huge coal mine to a port. THE government has approved a 300km rail line to be built by Indian mining giant Adani. The line will link...
2014/11/16 14:19
2014/11/16 14:19
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The US and China have big plans for carbon capture and storage, and so do the big resources companies Supporting action on climate change while continuing to export coal is not the easiest policy...
2014/11/14 22:21
2014/11/14 22:21
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THE failure of world leaders to strike a legally binding deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions ''entirely vindicates'' the Opposition's decision to reject the Government's emissions trading scheme,...
2014/11/14 14:55
2014/11/14 14:55
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A new biography of artist John Olsen paints a vivid picture of the life of "Australia's greatest living artist". Darleen Bungey's plans to study art were thwarted early by disapproving nuns and a...
2014/11/14 11:11
2014/11/14 11:11
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The Australian government continues its anti-environment policies with a skewed G20 summit agenda. The G20 summit is to take place on November 15-16 in Brisbane, Australia [Getty Images] Brisbane,...
2014/11/09 20:46
2014/11/09 20:46
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Kelly O'Shanassy, chief executive of the Australian Conservation Foundation, one of 42 environment groups behind The Australia We Love report, said "every indicator is basically going...
2014/11/04 03:23
2014/11/04 03:23
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... G20 campaign goes ahead despite Brisbane Airport rejecting billboard A campaign has launched encouraging the public to tweet the G20 leaders as they gather in Brisbane this month to urge...
2014/11/03 13:26
2014/11/03 13:26
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Conservationists call for closure of worst-polluting power stations as UN report warns climate change will soon be 'irreversible' Conservationists are calling for the closure of the country's...
2014/11/03 04:07
2014/11/03 04:07
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The federal government says companies are lining up for taxpayer dollars to cut carbon emissions under its Direct Action scheme. But conservation groups and the opposition say it will be a waste of...
2014/11/03 02:24
2014/11/03 02:24
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Grape farmer David Bruer, features on a billboard vetoed by Brisbane Airport Corporation. Photo: Supplied Brisbane Airport Corporation has vetoed a "political" billboard asking for climate change to...
2014/11/02 05:34
2014/11/02 05:34
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THE federal government says companies are lining up for taxpayer dollars to cut carbon emissions under its Direct Action scheme. BUT conservation groups and the opposition say it will be a waste of...
2014/10/31 08:26
2014/10/31 08:26
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Govt moves to fast-track Rum Jungle mine The Federal Government is moving to fast-track a mining operation at the contaminated Rum Jungle site near Litchfield National Park in the Northern...
2014/10/29 03:12
2014/10/29 03:12
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The Coalition’s $2.5bn “Direct Action” climate policy appears likely to pass the Senate after the environment minister, Greg Hunt, agreed to minor amendments, but doubts remain about whether it can...
2014/10/28 21:13
2014/10/28 21:13
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MORE dams will turn north Queensland into the "promised land of the 21st century" Whitsunday MP Jason Costigan told parliament. Speaking on Tuesday, Mr Costigan praised the Federal Government's green...
2014/10/25 09:17
2014/10/25 09:17
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LOGIE Award nominee Rachel Gordon has some interesting things in her bio besides her many acting credits. In 2007 she was personally trained by Al Gore and The Australian Conservation Foundation as a...
2014/10/24 16:24
2014/10/24 16:24
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Origin Energy Ltd. and other large utilities have opposed the requirement that Australia produce 41,000 gigawatt hours of electricity from large-scale renewable projects by 2020. The government says...
2014/11/23 03:26
2014/11/23 03:26
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