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Daily Examiner
Clarence Valley lucks out for long weekend weatherfor the next few days. As the low and associated cold front moves across south
Clarence Valley lucks out for long weekend weather
Daily Examiner / Posted an hour ago
for the next few days. As the low and associated cold front moves across southern Australia and brings widespread rain to South Australia, Victoria and southern NSW, the Clarence Valley has avoided most of the grey stuff and clear skies and... Read more
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CNET
South Australia hit by state-wide power outagePower has been knocked out across the whole of South Australia, as a massive st
South Australia hit by state-wide power outage
CNET / Posted an hour ago
Power has been knocked out across the whole of South Australia, as a massive storm tears its way across the state, with the state energy provider SA Power Networks reporting that it is not receiving supply from the transmission network. With its... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Nyrstar smelter hit by blackoutSmelting company Nyrstar has joined the growing list of major companies to suff
Nyrstar smelter hit by blackout
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 hours ago
Smelting company Nyrstar has joined the growing list of major companies to suffer losses from South Australia's statewide blackout. The company says it expects its Port Pirie blast furnace to be out of action for up to 14 days at a cost of more than... Read more
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Sky News Australia
BHP, OZ Minerals affected by SA blackoutSouth Australia's blackout has severely disrupted operations across the state f
BHP, OZ Minerals affected by SA blackout
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 hours ago
South Australia's blackout has severely disrupted operations across the state for mining giants including BHP Billiton and will come at a massive cost to many smaller businesses. The power failure was a result of ferocious storms that damaged a... Read more
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Queensland Times
How you can help solve crime in Ipswichsix months of 2015 police were contact by members of the public 150,465 times.
How you can help solve crime in Ipswich
Queensland Times / Posted 3 hours ago
six months of 2015 police were contact by members of the public 150,465 times. That information lead to 3,075 arrests. In South Australia last year a call to Crime Stoppers gave police the information they needed to make a major breakthrough on a... Read more
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News.com.au
Incredible storm photos of the SA superstormThis video still supplied by Mark Paley shows the twin tornadoes that swept acr
Incredible storm photos of the SA superstorm
News.com.au / Posted 3 hours ago
This video still supplied by Mark Paley shows the twin tornadoes that swept across northern areas of South Australia. The state suffered a statewide blackout which left tens of thousands without power. THE worst weather in decades has smashed the... Read more
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The Courier
'It seems Tony Abbott's back': Premier rounds on Malcolm Turnbull over renewable energyPremier Daniel Andrews has slammed Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull for promulga
'It seems Tony Abbott's back': Premier rounds on Malcolm Turnbull over renewable energy
The Courier / Posted 3 hours ago
Premier Daniel Andrews has slammed Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull for promulgating "ignorant rubbish" in the South Australian energy debate, as Labor states and territories rejected the PM's pitch for a standardised renewable energy... Read more
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Sky News Australia
PM accused of 'ignorance' on renewablesAndrews lashed out at the prime minister, accusing him of peddling 'ignorant ru
PM accused of 'ignorance' on renewables
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 hours ago
Andrews lashed out at the prime minister, accusing him of peddling 'ignorant rubbish' over renewable energy after South Australia was blacked out in ferocious storms this week. For his part Mr Turnbull said the premier was making one-off... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Destructive winds and flood warnings for NSWof Forbes is bracing for more flooding as parts of NSW are hit by the tail end
Destructive winds and flood warnings for NSW
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 hours ago
of Forbes is bracing for more flooding as parts of NSW are hit by the tail end of the storm cell that wreaked havoc across South Australia. A severe weather warning has been issued for central and northern NSW and the Hunter region with wind gusts... Read more
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The North West Star
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackoutwas more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackout
The North West Star / Posted 4 hours ago
was more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more flooding. A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Ring of wind smashes into South Australia a day after mass power blackoutA mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic
Ring of wind smashes into South Australia a day after mass power blackout
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 hours ago
A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible ring-like low pressure system that has smashed the southern and eastern parts of Australia since... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackoutwas more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackout
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 hours ago
was more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more flooding. A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackoutwas more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackout
The Border Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
was more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more flooding. A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible... Read more
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News.com.au
Floods likely after Superstorm 2016across south east Australia in the wake of superstorm 2016. Picture: Instagram/
Floods likely after Superstorm 2016
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
across south east Australia in the wake of superstorm 2016. Picture: Instagram/billyt79. AS the clean-up continues in South Australia, residents in the nation’s south east are now dealing with a flood crisis and heavy snow. Dozens of flood... Read more
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News.com.au
Destructive winds, flood warnings for NSWof Forbes is bracing for more flooding as parts of NSW are hit by the tail end
Destructive winds, flood warnings for NSW
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
of Forbes is bracing for more flooding as parts of NSW are hit by the tail end of the storm cell that wreaked havoc across South Australia. A severe weather warning has been issued for central and northern NSW and the Hunter region with wind gusts... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackoutwas more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackout
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 hours ago
was more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more flooding. A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible... Read more
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The Courier
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackoutwas more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackout
The Courier / Posted 4 hours ago
was more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more flooding. A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible... Read more
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Daily Examiner
The great white shark hypepresence of sharks reflects a healthy marine ecosystem, and even cut my protest
The great white shark hype
Daily Examiner / Posted 5 hours ago
presence of sharks reflects a healthy marine ecosystem, and even cut my protesting teeth at an anti-shark culling rally in South Australia. But if someone has seen a great white cruising around the beach I'm about to paddle out at, possibly... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackoutwas more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackout
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 hours ago
was more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more flooding. A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible... Read more
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The Young Witness
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackoutwas more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackout
The Young Witness / Posted 5 hours ago
was more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more flooding. A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible... Read more
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Western Advocate
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackoutwas more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackout
Western Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
was more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more flooding. A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible... Read more
55 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackoutwas more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackout
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 hours ago
was more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more flooding. A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible... Read more
55 related stories
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Manning River Times
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackoutwas more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackout
Manning River Times / Posted 5 hours ago
was more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more flooding. A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible... Read more
55 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackoutwas more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more
Ring of wind slams into state a day after power blackout
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 hours ago
was more rain, more wind and high tides overnight and now the prospect of more flooding. A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Golden Whistle winner an ambassador for woman in footballMorrison said. The prestigious Golden Whistle recognised her contribution to u
Golden Whistle winner an ambassador for woman in football
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
Morrison said. The prestigious Golden Whistle recognised her contribution to umpiring A grade football in the Riverland of South Australia during her first season since moving to the region as an occupational therapist. She has previously umpired... Read more
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The Age
Ring of wind smashes into South Australia a day after mass power blackoutA mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic
Ring of wind smashes into South Australia a day after mass power blackout
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible ring-like low pressure system that has smashed the southern and eastern parts of Australia since... Read more
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TheBull
LME lead prices surge more than 3%higher at $US4,842 a tonne. More widely traded copper is usually seen as a benc
LME lead prices surge more than 3%
TheBull / Posted 5 hours ago
higher at $US4,842 a tonne. More widely traded copper is usually seen as a benchmark for other metals. A power outage in South Australia state has halted 300,000 tonnes of annual copper production capacity from BHP Billiton's Olympic Dam and Oz... Read more
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WA Today
Ring of wind smashes into South Australia a day after mass power blackoutA mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic
Ring of wind smashes into South Australia a day after mass power blackout
WA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible ring-like low pressure system that has smashed the southern and eastern parts of Australia since... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ring of wind smashes into South Australia a day after mass power blackoutA mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic
Ring of wind smashes into South Australia a day after mass power blackout
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
A mammoth mop-up is under way in South Australia after a second day of cyclonic weather lashed the state on Thursday. Synoptic maps show the incredible ring-like low pressure system that has smashed the southern and eastern parts of Australia since... Read more
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Western Advocate
Lifeline concerned of rise in suicideRegional Daylight Savings: Now that spring is in the air, it’s time for everyo
Lifeline concerned of rise in suicide
Western Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
Regional Daylight Savings: Now that spring is in the air, it’s time for everyone in NSW, the ACT, Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia to ‘spring ahead’ and put the clocks forward. This Sunday, October 2 at 2am, the time will change to 3am, so... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tasmania prepares for deluge amid low-pressure systemweather: State prepares for deluge amid low-pressure system A low pressure tro
Tasmania prepares for deluge amid low-pressure system
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
weather: State prepares for deluge amid low-pressure system A low pressure trough that brought damaging weather to South Australia will continue to move south across Tasmania today, bringing heavy rain and strong winds, the Bureau of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Lifeline concerned of rise in suicideRegional Daylight Savings: Now that spring is in the air, it’s time for everyo
Lifeline concerned of rise in suicide
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 hours ago
Regional Daylight Savings: Now that spring is in the air, it’s time for everyone in NSW, the ACT, Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia to ‘spring ahead’ and put the clocks forward. This Sunday, October 2 at 2am, the time will change to 3am, so... Read more
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The Border Mail
Poll reveals how farmers rate Coalition on immigration, internetLand in NSW, Queensland Country Life and the North Queensland Register, Western
Poll reveals how farmers rate Coalition on immigration, internet
The Border Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
Land in NSW, Queensland Country Life and the North Queensland Register, Western Australia’s Farm Weekly, Stock Journal in South Australia and Stock & Land in Victoria. Asked to score the government’s performance out of five - from one for “poor”... Read more
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News.com.au
SA premier to check storm damageConditions are easing across South Australia, but thousands of residents remain
SA premier to check storm damage
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
Conditions are easing across South Australia, but thousands of residents remain without power as flood warnings are issued to many parts of the battered state. Up to 20,000 residents spent Thursday night without power following Wednesday's cyclonic... Read more
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News.com.au
Vic premier rejects PM's energy lectureAndrews has lashed out at the prime minister, accusing him of peddling "ignoran
Vic premier rejects PM's energy lecture
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
Andrews has lashed out at the prime minister, accusing him of peddling "ignorant rubbish" over renewable energy after the South Australian power outage. Malcolm Turnbull criticised Labor state governments for setting aggressive and unrealistic... Read more
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The Young Witness
Lifeline concerned of rise in suicideRegional Daylight Savings: Now that spring is in the air, it’s time for everyo
Lifeline concerned of rise in suicide
The Young Witness / Posted 7 hours ago
Regional Daylight Savings: Now that spring is in the air, it’s time for everyone in NSW, the ACT, Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia to ‘spring ahead’ and put the clocks forward. This Sunday, October 2 at 2am, the time will change to 3am, so... Read more
6 related stories
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Western Advocate
Lifeline concerned of rise in suicideRegional Daylight Savings: Now that spring is in the air, it’s time for everyo
Lifeline concerned of rise in suicide
Western Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
Regional Daylight Savings: Now that spring is in the air, it’s time for everyone in NSW, the ACT, Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia to ‘spring ahead’ and put the clocks forward. This Sunday, October 2 at 2am, the time will change to 3am, so... Read more
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News.com.au
Engulfed dam threatens to burstAS winds and rain again intensify in South Australia, the coastal city of Port
Engulfed dam threatens to burst
News.com.au / Posted 7 hours ago
AS winds and rain again intensify in South Australia, the coastal city of Port Pirie has been warned of flooding while the town of Sevenhill is under threat from a weakened dam. The Bureau of Meteorology has issued severe weather warnings in South... Read more
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News.com.au
If you were planning a weekend enjoying the sun, think againcountry’s biggest cities will win a small reprieve from the superstorm which ha
If you were planning a weekend enjoying the sun, think again
News.com.au / Posted 8 hours ago
country’s biggest cities will win a small reprieve from the superstorm which has pummelled the country’s southeast. South Australia has copped the brunt of the intensive low pressure system which has whipped up gale force winds, and produced... Read more
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News.com.au
The stories you need to know todaybut the severe weather is set to return. Twin tornadoes were blamed for yester
The stories you need to know today
News.com.au / Posted 8 hours ago
but the severe weather is set to return. Twin tornadoes were blamed for yesterday’s weather chaos as forecasters warned South Australia had only seen half the rain expected. A flood emergency has been declared for the town of Auburn, north of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Oz storm: What's in store?rain expected to hit inland, as well as some low cloud in Southland, she said.
Oz storm: What's in store?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
rain expected to hit inland, as well as some low cloud in Southland, she said. A massive storm that knocked out power to South Australia this week is expected to cause flooding and slipswhen it reaches New Zealand. The storm will have lost most... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Big storm: 'That's only half the rain'blames ‘catastrophic natural event’ for shutdown. A satellite shows the storm
Big storm: 'That's only half the rain'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
blames ‘catastrophic natural event’ for shutdown. A satellite shows the storm cell and uprooted trees are seen in Blyth, South Australia. Pictures / JMA, AAP A river has burst its banks closing a major highway, downed trees and power lines are... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Australian premier steps up attack on renewables after blackoutenergy by seizing on a storm-driven blackout in the mainland state that's most
Australian premier steps up attack on renewables after blackout
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
energy by seizing on a storm-driven blackout in the mainland state that's most reliant on wind and solar generation. South Australia, which draws 41 percent of its energy from renewable energy, is working to restore power after severe storms... Read more
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The Courier
Severe weather warning cancelled, but Great Ocean Road on alertwarning has been issued for landslides on the Great Ocean Road after wild weath
Severe weather warning cancelled, but Great Ocean Road on alert
The Courier / Posted 11 hours ago
warning has been issued for landslides on the Great Ocean Road after wild weather skirted the state on its way from South Australia to New South Wales. Several parts of Victoria remain on flood watch and a watch-and-act warning has been... Read more
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Mashable
Australian politicians blame wind turbines for statewide power outageinto Thursday, some politicians are vilifying renewable power sources, particul
Australian politicians blame wind turbines for statewide power outage
Mashable / Posted 13 hours ago
into Thursday, some politicians are vilifying renewable power sources, particularly wind turbines. Had the state of South Australia, which includes Adelaide, a city of 1.2 million, not put so much emphasis on cutting greenhouse gas emissions... Read more
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Daily Star
Freak 'end of the world' superstorm sees monster hailstones rain from skyWild weather battering large swathes of south Australia destroyed vital transmi
Freak 'end of the world' superstorm sees monster hailstones rain from sky
Daily Star / Posted 14 hours ago
Wild weather battering large swathes of south Australia destroyed vital transmission towers on the national power grid, causing the entire system to shut down “in order to protect itself”, according to the region’s premier Jay Weatherill. Golf... Read more
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The North West Star
Queensland government 'must not privatise energy and needs to lead way on renewables'trade union and energy advocate says. It comes as the solar debate in Queensla
Queensland government 'must not privatise energy and needs to lead way on renewables'
The North West Star / Posted 15 hours ago
trade union and energy advocate says. It comes as the solar debate in Queensland was ignited following severe storms in South Australia that left the entire state without power. Professor Sean Sweeney, who is touring the country and will speak... Read more
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Daily Mail
More storms to hit South Australia as wild weather set to reach NSWis being battered by winds of up to 140km/h, the highest ever recorded in its h
More storms to hit South Australia as wild weather set to reach NSW
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
is being battered by winds of up to 140km/h, the highest ever recorded in its history, as torrential rain pours down across South Australia. The second wave of the massive storm is causing dams to burst, huge tides to engulf beachside houses and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
South Australian blackout 'nothing to do with renewable energy': expertsTurnbull has put Australia's renewable energy mix up for discussion as a politi
South Australian blackout 'nothing to do with renewable energy': experts
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 hours ago
Turnbull has put Australia's renewable energy mix up for discussion as a political storm unleashed by the blackout in South Australia forced experts to insist the statewide electricity failure had "absolutely nothing" to do with that state's... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Western Australia sends transmission towers to storm-affected SA Western Australia has responded to a request from South Australia for replace
Western Australia sends transmission towers to storm-affected SA
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 hours ago
Western Australia has responded to a request from South Australia for replacement transmission towers, after more than 20 were destroyed. Three towers and equipment have been loaded... Read more
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