Furious Nationals MPs want the federal government to rip up its energy deal with NSW after Matt Kean failed to consult on...

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01st Dec. 2020 11:12 AM

As Australian coal remains anchored off Chinese ports, our top diplomat has warned China not to resort to ‘pressure or...

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26th Nov. 2020 2:11 PM

Deputy Premier Steven Miles has been forced to state his support of the coal industry after a damning social media post...

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28th Oct. 2020 7:10 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

The potential development of coal fields to the west offer a glimmer of hope for the Inland Rail Gladstone link.

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05th May 2020 5:05 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

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

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

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

The hopes of North Queensland are pinned on a coal-loving, nuclear-power advocate based in the cane farming heartland of...

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07th Feb. 2020 7:02 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

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

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

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

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

Queenslanders have won out of Anthony Albanese’s frontbench reshuffle in moves that suggest Labor could change its position...

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03rd June 2019 5:06 AM

Repeated pleas to the State Government by one sector of the community over the Adani megamine have fallen on deaf ears, it...

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23rd May 2019 5:05 AM

DEPUTY Premier Jackie Trad says she supports Annastacia Palaszczuk’s announcement while dismissing suggestions the Premier...

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23rd May 2019 5:05 AM

Strong swing to the Coalition in North Queensland has “earnt” Resources Minister Matt Canavan reappointment in cabinet...

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21st May 2019 5:05 AM

Environment Minister Melissa Price has approved Adani groundwater management plan, just a day after one of her colleagues...

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09th April 2019 12:04 PM

FORMER Greens leader and environmental activist Bob Brown made a special trip the Whitsundays.

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22nd March 2019 4:03 AM

Barnaby Joyce and fellow rebel MPs have been told to “just shut up” by colleagues as a rift opens in the Coalition over a...

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12th March 2019 4:03 PM

The Coalition has been left more divided than ever on coal power for Queensland, while Deputy PM Michael McCormack launched...

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12th March 2019 12:03 AM

ADANI will give evidence during the public hearing put forward by the Greens which aims to ban coal mining in the Galilee...

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02nd March 2019 10:03 AM

Coal ban likely a 'political power play' by Communist government

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23rd Feb. 2019 5:02 AM

The federal Labor frontbencher who caused trouble by saying the collapse of global coal markets was a good thing has backed...

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20th Feb. 2019 8:02 PM

The draft was full of inaccuracies, errors and falsehoods according to Adani CEO Lucas Dow

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16th Feb. 2019 9:02 AM

As the Adani megamine finally gets under way, a new poll has revealed the depth of feeling of the controversial project...

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01st Dec. 2018 1:12 PM

Queensland Labor made a commitment on the state’s energy future before heading to the polls last year, but experts never...

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30th Nov. 2018 9:11 AM

Adani CEO hits back at mistruths, distortions and outright lies over its plan to develop the Carmichael mine

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26th Nov. 2018 10:11 AM

Bill Shorten’s signature energy policy boils down to a niche battery scheme, abandoning reliable coal-fired power.

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22nd Nov. 2018 4:11 AM

ANOTHER anti-coal protester has disrupted coal transport in Central Queensland this morning.

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21st Nov. 2018 6:11 AM

OPPOSITION Leader Bill Shorten has softened Labor’s stance on coal exports and power stations, while urging people to stop...

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12th Oct. 2018 3:10 AM

AN attempt by the Morrison Government to entice more overseas investment in Australia’s coal industry is set to draw...

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21st Sept. 2018 7:09 AM

HINKLER MP Keith Pitt has already taken his concerns about power prices to new Energy Minister Angus Taylor.

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29th Aug. 2018 5:08 AM

Dawson MP campaigning for HELE coal-fired power in North Queensland as lobby group funds Japan 'trip'.

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30th July 2018 6:07 PM

Coal-fired power needed for decades to keep power prices down as the energy market transitions to renewables: Australian...

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17th July 2018 8:07 AM

Booming coal prices have failed to lure explorers back to Queensland.

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05th July 2018 3:07 AM

IN A restructuring exercise Adani has sold its Abbot Point coal terminal debt to Korean company Mirae Asset Daewoo.

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04th July 2018 3:07 AM

Japan’s steelmakers say they continue to be annoyed and frustrated by the continuing Aurizon dispute which threatens the $7...

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26th June 2018 2:06 AM

NEW coal will be put on a pedestal by Flynn MP Ken O'Dowd and the Monash Forum as they ramp up efforts to shift the...

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16th June 2018 12:06 PM

THE Aurizon dispute is likely to bleed millions of dollars from the mining industry before it’s resolved.

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29th May 2018 12:05 PM

ONE of Qld’s major coal buyers is concerned about the reliability of the supply of billions of dollars worth of coal to its...

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28th May 2018 6:05 AM

Gladstone Ports Corporation is exploring ways to mitigate the impact on its coal exports amid industry concerns after...

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26th May 2018 4:05 AM

GLADSTONE'S five-year major project outlook has dropped by 96 per cent compared to the previous five years, according to a...

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26th May 2018 4:05 AM