Will Adani be the ‘ice-breaker’ for six more proposed Galilee mines?

Mining lobbyists and environmentalists say a go-ahead for Adani tomorrow would be monumental for the Galilee Basin, possibly paving the way for six other mines in the region but analysts say some projects may not be viable.

Clive Palmer announces plan for new coal-fired power station amid criticism idea is ‘just crazy’

Clive Palmer's coal company Waratah Coal announces plans to build a coal-fired power station in central Queensland, but the Australia Institute says the proposal is "just crazy" in view of the "huge threat from climate change".