About 90 jobs are expected to go from New Hope Group as part of a major restructure amid ongoing uncertainty about the...

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16th Oct. 2020 5:10 AM

The economy is already hurting, with resources helping prop up the nation. But China’s latest trade threat could hit...

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14th Oct. 2020 8:10 AM

Weather events, operational issues at mines and a fall in demand for coal because of COVID-19 have cut exports from North...

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01st Oct. 2020 12:10 PM

One of Queensland’s greatest moneymakers and industries faces a new risk from China.

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28th Sept. 2020 11:09 AM

Readers have their say on the future of coal power, the withdrawal of the ADF from border checks in Queensland, and whether...

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25th Sept. 2020 7:09 AM

About $3 billion in projects are vying for a share in $70 million in Renewable Hydrogen Deployment funding.

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10th June 2020 5:06 AM

Power plants in China are reportedly being told to turn their backs on Australia’s second biggest export, fuelling fears of...

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22nd May 2020 10:05 AM

A 14-year-old Townsville schoolgirl is standing in the way of Clive Palmer’s bid to develop a big coal and rail project in...

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15th May 2020 8:05 AM

Queensland’s energy generators have moved to secure supply as the State Government braces for the inevitable impact of...

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17th March 2020 7:03 AM

The role coal will play in Australia’s future has sharpened political battle lines, and the clearest positions are at...

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24th Feb. 2020 5:02 AM

Annastacia Palaszczuk has been accused of threatening tens of thousands of Queensland jobs after she questioned if a...

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20th Feb. 2020 6:02 AM

Any jobs coming from a proposed coal-fired power station will have the firm backing of Prime Minister Scott Morrison, as an...

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12th Feb. 2020 10:02 AM

Labor may have struggled to settle on a clear position of the future of coal in Australia since it lost the election, but...

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11th Feb. 2020 1:02 PM

An international lawyer is in Gladstone to discuss the impact of coal ash on human health and the environment.

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11th Feb. 2020 5:02 AM

A verbal brawl that threatens to tear the Coalition apart has erupted between Liberals and Nationals over the possibility...

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10th Feb. 2020 1:02 PM

The CEO of one of Queensland’s coal industry giants has expressed concern over the unfolding coronavirus outbreak and how...

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10th Feb. 2020 11:02 AM

Former resources minister Matt Canavan has fired a shot from his new position on the backbench, defending plans for a new...

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10th Feb. 2020 12:02 AM

A PETITION against a mining development licence for an area north of Bundaberg has been submitted to parliament.

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06th Feb. 2020 5:02 AM

THE health of a crew member onboard an international coal ship, anchored off Gladstone, is being monitored amid the global...

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05th Feb. 2020 3:02 PM

In an address to the National Press Club, Scott Morrison has revealed the industry that will need to grow as we transition...

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31st Jan. 2020 10:01 AM

A petition against a coal mine planned to the north of Bundaberg will end tomorrow.

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29th Jan. 2020 12:01 PM

Gladstone Ports Corporation had a record end to the year with the Reg Tanna Coal Terminal posting its highest December coal...

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20th Jan. 2020 5:01 AM

An international report has highlighted Adani’s Carmichael megamine in finding demand for coal will remain strong despite...

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18th Dec. 2019 7:12 AM

Labor frontbencher Terri Butler says climate change reform can't be achieved without properly explaining what will happen...

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08th Dec. 2019 11:12 AM

Police have swarmed to a site in Brisbane’s outskirts where a pair of Extinction Rebellion protesters have climbed on top...

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03rd Dec. 2019 11:12 AM

Queensland would be a ‘clean energy superpower’ under Labor, as Leader Anthony Albanese moves away from his party’s...

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22nd Nov. 2019 4:11 AM

An ambitious Australian-first project to reduce carbon emissions could lead to recycled carbon dioxide being used in beer...

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20th Nov. 2019 8:11 AM

Indian shopkeeper Shevamta Prakesh Umbarsad only months ago got access to mains power and coal exported from Queensland...

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16th Nov. 2019 11:11 AM

Adani is spruiking more jobs for central Queensland via a major new $40 million contract. But one key question about the...

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08th Nov. 2019 11:11 AM

TWO mining companies are locked in a legal tug of war over coal-rich land in the Bowen Basin.

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02nd Nov. 2019 8:11 AM

‘We are on track to have less rainfall, more hot days and, most importantly for bushfire risk, many more hot nights.’

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01st Nov. 2019 4:11 AM

NUCLEAR energy has been touted as “critical” for lowering emissions by Member for Flynn Ken O’Dowd during a recent tirade...

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30th Oct. 2019 5:10 AM

Police are responding to reports of an industrial disturbance at the Aurizon building in Mackay.

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16th Oct. 2019 10:10 AM

A new report claims Queensland is poised to become the major exporter of “critical minerals” to the US, while warning the...

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02nd Oct. 2019 3:10 PM

EXPORT, dividend and financial records tumbled in what Gladstone Ports Corporation has described as its “best financial...

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01st Oct. 2019 6:10 AM

If Australia does not open its arms to coal, those opportunities go overseas, which impacts our economy

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30th Sept. 2019 7:09 AM

Some commentators have described the deal, expected to be finalised on Monday, as a “closely guarded secret”.

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28th Sept. 2019 6:09 AM

The state government’s Independent Planning Commission has knocked back a development application for the coal mine in the...

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18th Sept. 2019 7:09 PM

Renewable energy production grew 10 per cent across Australia but Queensland remains heavily reliant on fossil fuels for...

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13th Sept. 2019 12:09 PM

NSW government is prepared to legislate to embrace new coal mines and prolong the life of retiring coal-fired power...

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11th Sept. 2019 7:09 AM

A CHINESE-owned bulk carrier is still detained and at anchorage off Gladstone, after it was discovered eight crew members...

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09th Sept. 2019 10:09 AM

One person has been arrested after anti-Adani protesters hit a Townsville piping company for the second time in a week.

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02nd Sept. 2019 10:09 AM

AS THE clock struck five yesterday afternoon, reality set in for New Acland Coal Mine general manager Dave O'Dwyer.

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31st Aug. 2019 8:08 AM

NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet has supported the idea of nuclear power and made a cheeky comment about Labor’s ICAC...

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29th Aug. 2019 6:08 PM

New proposal means coal mining companies would potentially have to pay thousands of dollars each year to establish a fund...

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27th Aug. 2019 9:08 AM

Two of Queensland’s most successful businessmen have had a gutful of destructive anti-mining protesters, and are taking the...

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12th Aug. 2019 4:08 AM

Under-siege Treasurer Jackie Trad has championed her partnership with Al Gore and is now trying to force a radical climate...

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09th Aug. 2019 12:08 AM