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Supplied. The final solar panel has been installed at the Southern Hemisphere’s largest solar photovoltaic (PV) plant in Nyngan, NSW, paving the way for more utility-scale solar plants to be built in Australia. (Supplied/Australian Renewable Energ...
Greens Leader Christine Milne wants the renewable energy target to remain at 41,000 gigawatt hours and says any change will lock out large solar powered utilities.
News Corporation says the phone hacking scandal in the UK has had ‘‘no material impact’’ on the global media giant’s other operations after reporting full year earnings in line with market consensus. News Corp said net income, or net profit, for t...
Failure to rein in climate change and bolster sea defences could jeopardise up to a fifth of the world's economic output by the end of the century, as flooding threatens coastal countries worldwide, according to a new study.
Australia's coronavirus death toll has risen to 197 after eight more people lost their lives in Victoria where authorities are considering tougher restrictions.
Australian Associated Press will continue its renowned 85-year tradition as the bedrock of the nation's journalism with new owners.
Deputy CMO Michael Kidd has suggested all Australians should consider wearing a face mask to protect themselves from coronavirus.
US President Donald Trump's suggestion that the November 3 election should be delayed due to potential voter fraud has been immediately rejected by Republicans and Democrats alike.
NASA has successfully launched its Perseverance rover to Mars, complete with a mini-helicopter and testing equipment to search for signs of past Martian life.
Treasury expects a majority of Victorian businesses on JobKeeper to need it beyond September, as figures show one in 10 companies will close when support ends.
Victoria has reported a record 723 new cases of coronavirus and another 13 deaths, taking the state's toll to 105 and the national figure to 189.
While strong in beating Fremantle last up, Geelong will need to be at their best to stay with West Coast who have shot to favouritism for the AFL flag.
Australian world No.1 Ashleigh Barty has decided not to contest this year's US Open, citing concerns about travelling during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The first Closing the Gap targets developed with Indigenous people have been set out, in a revamped bid to improve Aboriginal wellbeing.
A report has found nearly three billion animals, including 143 million mammals and 2.46 billion reptiles, were impacted by Australia's summer's bushfires.
Almost 17 million people have been infected by COVID-19 worldwide since December 2019, nearly 670,000 of them fatally.
Queensland has declared Sydney a COVID-19 hotspot as authorities try to determine if two infected women lied about being in Victoria when they returned home.
Victoria has recorded 295 new cases of COVID-19 along with nine deaths, seven of them linked to aged care facilities.
Sydney's densely-populated eastern suburbs are again in the COVID-19 spotlight as NSW records 19 new virus cases and tightens hygiene restrictions on gymnasiums.
Dreamworld's parent company, Ardent Leisure, will plead guilty over the 2016 fatal Thunder River Rapids ride tragedy on the Gold Coast.
South Sydney and St George-Illawarra are outside the NRL top eight and desperate for a win to keep their season on track.
Australia is set to join the United States in military exercises through the South China Sea after branding Beijing's maritime claims to the disputed waters unlawful.
Leading health official Dr Anthony Fauci says COVID-19 may be cresting in some of the worst-hit US states but he warns outbreaks are on the rise in others.
Rents across Australia fell by 0.5 per cent in the June quarter in the biggest drop since the September 2018 quarter, as coronavirus-related lockdowns resulted in reduced demand.
Australians struggling to pay winter power bills will be given a helping hand, with energy giants told to keep supporting customers through the coronavirus pandemic.
More coronavirus deaths of aged care residents are expected in Victoria, as the state’s troubling infection rates continue to spike.
Port Adelaide and Brisbane share top spot on the AFL ladder after eight rounds, with five times just one win further back.
NSW Environment Minister Matt Kean has pushed for an independent environment regulator, but Federal Environment Minister Sussan Ley has ruled it out.
Victoria has recoded 532 new coronavirus cases and six more people have died, taking the national death toll to 161.
The Queensland premier will "slam the border shut" again if the medical advice requires, as the number of COVID cases in Victoria and NSW continue to grow.
Newcastle are reeling after injuries to key players Andrew McCullough and Connor Watson during a horror 18-12 loss to last-placed Canterbury.
CommSec's quarterly State or States report has found Tasmania ranking number one for the first time since October 2009, pulling ahead of Victoria.
The total number of coronavirus cases worldwide has passed 16 million with nearly 645,000 deaths.
Victoria has recorded 300 new COVID-19 cases, while six more people have died from the virus, taking the national death toll to 139.
Ruby Princess passengers and their families are taking legal action over a deadly coronavirus outbreak on board the ill-fated cruise ship.
Wage growth is expected to fall further during the coronavirus pandemic as the unemployment rate puts more than one million people out of work.
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has revealed a deficit of $184.5 billion in a special budget update with gross debt blowing out to $677.1 billion in the 2020/21 financial year, as the country suffers its biggest hit since the Second World War.
Premier Daniel Andrews has confirmed five more Victorians have died as a result of COVID-19 and a further 403 new cases have been reported.
Victoria's budget deficit for the 2019/2020 financial year will be a massive $7.5 billion, as the crippling coronavirus pandemic exacts its toll.
Australia's unemployment rate is expected to peak at 9.25 per cent, lower than initially expected at the onset of the coronavirus pandemic.
Eating chocolate at least once a week is linked to reducing the risk of heart disease, a large-scale study suggests.
Global coronavirus cases now exceed 15 million, with 616,000 deaths, as countries are torn between reopening economies and shielding citizens from the illness.
With their backs to the wall and their coach fighting for survival, Brisbane are bracing for what might be a horror day at the office when they take on Melbourne in round 11 of the NRL.
Victoria has recorded its highest daily COVID-19 figure with 484 new cases, while two more deaths take the state's toll to 44 and the nation's to 128.
Retail sales in Australia rose a solid 2.4 per cent in June, as people flocked to reopened cafes and restaurants and spent more on clothing in the first full month of trade since the lockdowns ended.
NSW has recorded 16 new COVID-19 cases with 53 now linked to Casula's Crossroads Hotel cluster and 37 associated with a Thai restaurant at Wetherill Park.
The Gold Coast Suns will host the first standalone AFL match in their 205-game history when they take on the Western Bulldogs at Metricon Stadium on Thursday night.