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Why is The Conversation still pursuing the Adani Carmichael Mine?

Why are we still pursuing the Adani Carmichael mine? Michael West, University of Sydney Why, if Adani’s gigantic Carmichael coal project is so on-the-nose for the...

Australian Bank Indicates It Will Not Refinance Adani

Adani’s financing for its proposed Carmichael coalmine could face a further hurdle, with Westpac appearing to indicate it will not refinance its existing loan...

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Patchwork, ironic, serious and kitsch: the best of the 2016 Archibald

Patchwork, ironic, serious and kitsch: the best of the Archibald finalists Joanna Mendelssohn, UNSW Australia In early 1973 I was responsible for administering and hanging the...

Understanding the NDIS: how does the scheme work and am I...

Carmel Laragy, RMIT University On July 1 2016, the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) moved from a trial phase to a full national roll-out. In...

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Volkswagen’s U.S. diesel emissions settlement to cost $15 billion

Volkswagen AG's (VOWG_p.DE) settlement with nearly 500,000 U.S. diesel owners and government regulators over polluting vehicles is valued at more than $15 billion cash,...

How 76 profitable companies left Australian taxpayers $5.6 billion out of...

The biggest multinational companies operating in Australia are paying half the 30 per cent corporate tax rate on average, according to a new report...

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Musk’s Solar Lifestyle Idea Has One Big Flaw

Tesla’s explanation of its proposal to acquire Solar City, another Elon Musk project, offers a compelling vision: Get energy from the sun, use and...

The Incredible Brain Of Simone Biles

Team USA gymnast Simone Biles twists and flips through air with a seemingly gravity-defying buoyancy. With great precision, she lands on the balance beam...

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Australian household electricity prices may be 25% higher than official reports

Australian household electricity prices may be 25% higher than official reports Bruce Mountain, Victoria University The International Energy Agency (IEA) may be underestimating Australian household energy...

Energy prices are high because consumers are paying for useless, profit-boosting...

Energy prices are high because consumers are paying for useless, profit-boosting infrastructure Bruce Mountain, Victoria University The preliminary report on energy prices released last week by...

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Companies that paid NO TAX 2013-2014

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Australian household electricity prices may be 25% higher than official reports

Australian household electricity prices may be 25% higher than official reports Bruce Mountain, Victoria University The International Energy Agency (IEA) may be underestimating Australian household energy...

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