Earthworks will now commence on a lithium processing plant in Western Australia that will create hundreds of extra jobs and provide benefits to thousands of local businesses.
More than 80 per cent of young people in Central and North Queensland believe the coal sector and the jobs it creates are critical to the state’s economy, particularly regional Queensland.
Surging coal, iron ore and LNG exports have made a major contribution to Australia’s trade surplus for October 2018, Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan said.
Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan has congratulated Rio Tinto on achieving its first shipment of bauxite from its Amrun project on Cape York six weeks early.
With Australia’s energy crisis dominating headlines, a powerful new industry-research collaboration signals emergence of a new renewable energy market – organic printed solar.
The Mid North Coast of New South Wales could become home to the world’s first biorefinery turning sawmill residues into renewable diesel and renewable bitumen.
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has declared that coal has made a ‘comeback’ in its latest World Energy Outlook (WEO) update.
Australia’s LNG exports will almost double from current levels to reach around 108 million tonnes by 2040, reinforcing the importance of continued investment in the sector. The forecast figures are contained in the recently released World Energy Outlook (WEO) report.
The WA Government has given environmental approval for a lithium manufacturing plant in the State’s South-West, paving the way for more than 500 construction jobs and up to 500 permanent jobs.
CIMIC Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has secured a contract from Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) to install autonomous haulage system technology at its Christmas Creek operations in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.