Project News


Whitehaven Coal has cleared one of the most important hurdles in its bid to develop the $700 million Vickery coal project in New South Wales, and does not expect the thorny issue of Scope 3 emissions to play a role in the remainder of the process. read more »
Plans to build more than 2GW of wind generation capacity in and around the Queensland coal power hub of Gladstone have been unveiled, with Sydney-based Energy Estate joining forces with global outfit RES on the major project. read more »
The idea of a $6 billion trans-Australia pipeline linking large gas fields off Western Australia to the east coast has got a new lease of life. read more »
The Queensland Government is fast tracking the massive CopperString 2.0 high voltage transmission line to provide cheaper power and turbo-charge investment across our world-class North West Minerals Province. read more »
Australian Government approval of the Olive Downs metallurgical coal mine project near Moranbah in central Queensland will create more than 1000 new jobs in the region. read more »
MESCA MEMBER GOOD NEWS: Civmec has won a supply and fabrication contract for Woodside’s Pluto-Karratha Gas Plant (KGP) Interconnector project. read more »
Neoen Australia’s plans to build a massive 400MW solar farm in Queensland’s Western Downs region wlll go ahead after winning the backing of the state government-owned renewable energy generator, CleanCo. read more »
An enormous wind and solar project that will sit on the doorstep of one of the world’s most important migratory bird habitats has been approved by Western Australia’s environmental regulator. read more »
Australia’s offshore regulator has approved construction of the next stage of INPEX’s Ichthys LNG Project. read more »
Australia is set to see a massive expansion of renewable hydrogen production, after a $300 million project destined for Western Australia succeeded in securing investment funding. read more »
The developer of a multimillion-dollar wind farm planned for the Tablelands hopes to start construction on the renewable energy project by 2021. read more »
Junior WA vanadium miner Australian Vanadium's proposed Mid West mine has been anointed lead agency status by the state government, paving the way for easy passage through both state and federal approvals processes. read more »
Adani Mining has continued the construction of the Carmichael mine and rail project in Queensland, with employees working under strict coronavirus safety measures. read more »
The scoping report has been submitted for a proposed major solar energy facility in New South Wales’ Mid-Western Regional Council local government area. read more »
MINING giant Whitehaven Coal has put all expansion decisions on hold due to "volatile financial market conditions", including the $700-million Vickery mine expansion. read more »
Almost 10 years after they acquired Queensland gasfield developer Arrow Energy, Shell and PetroChina have finally given the green light for the first phase of the $10 billion development of Arrow's resources, shrugging off the oil price slump that has slashed spending across the sector. read more »
Australia’s first, and rather large, offshore wind project is a step closer after developers began the process of seeking environmental approvals from the federal government. read more »
The Northern Territory Government has approved a mine management plan for the Finniss lithium project owned by Core Lithium. read more »
Power giant AGL Energy says the energy price crash will not dampen its appetite for developing Australia’s first gas import plant, with market volatility likely to eventually subside, leaving a looming supply shortfall forecast for the nation’s east coast. read more »
Spanish renewable energy giant Acciona is to build a 1GW wind farm in Queensland – the largest in Australia – after signing a deal with the state government’s newly created state-owned clean energy generation company Cleanco. read more »
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