Victoria faces a gas shortage by 2021 as offshore reserves start to run out. One proposed solution is to build the country's first floating gas import facility on the Mornington Peninsula, but residents are worried about the environmental risks.
CEOs of Australia's largest companies are hearing the message and realising that on issues like climate change the need to act is not just a moral one.
A company proposing to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight releases its environment plan, but Greenpeace says it is downplaying the risk of a major spill.
Renewables advocates say Shell's takeover of home battery maker Sonnen is a significant step for the sector, as oil and gas giants increasingly look to expand beyond fossil fuels.
Western Australia taxpayers are at risk of picking up fracking exploration clean-up bill for company after share price collapse.
A former high-ranking Air Force officer says the Federal Government is "playing a game" by using the country's low fuel reserves as an argument to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight.
Relatives say fuel shortages in Mexico, brought on by a government plan aimed at stopping fuel theft, led victims of the deadly pipeline explosion to risk their lives.
Oil and gas testing is set to take place in the Great Australian Bight this year, with the national petroleum regulator granting permission to exploration company PGS.
Australia's consumer watchdog tells motorists to delay filling up their tanks until closer to Christmas to take advantage of falling petrol prices.
Off the Great Australian Bight, deep beneath the surface is a reef you might not know about. It's bigger than the Great Barrier Reef, more populated with wild sea life, and it's open for drilling.