‘Unknown unknowns’: Coal seam gas ban around one of Queensland’s worst water contaminations

The risk of spreading toxic groundwater from one of Queensland's worst environmental contaminations prompts a ban on coal seam gas drilling in an area where companies are already extracting gas.

Major parties accused of neglecting a ‘broken’ Landcare funding system

The Landcare movement has the ability to unite farmers and environmentalists, but it hasn't received much attention in an election campaign infatuated with climate change.

Lack of network planning threatens Australia’s renewable electricity future, expert warns

Huge renewable energy resources have been identified across Australia, but planning is lagging to develop a grid network suitable for the transformation that gives certainty to stakeholders.