Worker recovers in hospital as union demands action over Campbellfield chemical blaze

The Australian Workers' Union demands tougher regulation following Friday's blaze at a waste storage business that injured two workers and spewed thick black smoke over Melbourne.

Renewable energy summit calls for tougher politicians and a future without coal

As coal-dependent regions ponder the inevitable transition to a post-coal future, experts are calling for political parties to adopt "a long-term view" on renewable energy rather than looking to the next election.