Around 190 countries and organisations, including subnational governments, banks and utilities, expected to sign pledge to end coal use.
A new UN backed report finds Australia’s plans to expand fossil fuel production are massively out of step with global climate commitments.
Australian exports of renewable hydrogen, ammonia and green materials could surpass the current value of coal and gas exports, and create more jobs.
New survey shows 8 in 10 Australians support the phase-out of coal power, and vast majority say economic recovery should be powered by renewables, not gas.
Matt Canavan calls renewables “snake oil,” Keith Pitt wants $250bn to finance mining projects, and Morrison still hasn’t landed a net zero target.
Australia’s richest person, Gina Rinehart, uses message to school students to peddle long-discredited claims that global warming is not real.
Stanwell profits surge as CS Energy deals with Callide C failure, in a volatile year for Queensland’s state owned coal plants.
EnergyAustralia brings forward closure date for 1,400MW Mt Piper power station, as it commits to exit coal by 2040.
Former Minerals Council chief, and advisor to the prime minister, appointed as Australia’s new ambassador to the OECD.
Leading scientists and academics issue open letter, arguing growing climate crisis requires creation of a new fossil fuel non-proliferation treaty.