Sen. Joe Manchin is heavily invested in the energy industry, raking in $500,000 in 2020 from an energy firm he founded in 1988.
Coal imports have been hampered by a ban on Australian coal over Canberra's call for an inquiry into the origins of COVID-19.
The crisis has begun to spill into the operations of US companies that make goods in China, including Apple and Tesla.
Australia must leave 95% of its coal reserves in the ground to give the planet a fighting chance of keeping global temperatures from rising 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels, according to a new report with significant implications for the nation's resources sector.
Divesting from fossil fuels such as coal frees up capital for investment in other kinds of assets. But are these shifts making an impact?
A new Minerals Council of Australia careers guide states mining is integral to the green energy transition, without addressing the massive greenhouse gas emissions from Australian coal burnt worldwide.
There are over 6 million acres of abandoned coal mines across the US, and more could go to waste if coal companies don't restore their land.
Ashjayeen Sharif says he could do a better job of running Australia's largest electricity generator.
One of the country's largest energy providers has backed itself into a corner as it continues to bleed cash.
Bill Gates' TerraPower is considering four Wyoming towns for its nuclear power plant - including Glenrock, where a coal plant is set to close.
The coal lobby may need a new reason for stalling on renewables, as its economic defence begins to fall apart.
A group of Australian children have hailed a “global first” Federal Court decision, which acknowledged the government owes them a duty of care when considering projects which may accelerate climate change. Federal Court Justice Mordecai Bromberg did not grant the students’ proposed injunction on a NSW coal mine expansion, but […]
Greenpeace is facing off with AGL in court over its latest campaign, accusing the energy company of being “the biggest climate polluter” in Australia. AGL sought an injunction last week from the Federal Court to remove its branding from Greenpeace’s campaign materials, which was denied. The two will now square […]
Australia will stick to its goal of reducing greenhouse emissions by 26-28% by 2030, after Prime Minister Scott Morrison dodged setting ambitious new targets. Speaking at a global climate conference on Thursday, Morrison said Australia’s long-criticised goals are “bankable”. But the US, Canada, the UK, and Japan used the summit […]
Pressure from ShareAction and activist investors prompts HSBC to end financing of the coal industry and expand its climate strategy.
Hello team. 1. The Morrison government issued its strongest censure of China yet after it reportedly banned Australian coal. Responding on Tuesday, Trade Minister Simon Birmingham suggested it was a breach of trade rules and urged the Chinese government to pick up the phone. Prime Minister Scott Morrison meanwhile said […]
The Morrison government has issued its strongest censure of China yet after it reportedly banned Australian coal. Responding on Tuesday, Trade Minister Simon Birmingham suggested it was a breach of trade rules and urged the Chinese government to pick up the phone. Prime Minister Scott Morrison meanwhile said the ban […]