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A PROPOSED $2 billion wind farm project for North Queensland could create up to 400 construction jobs and would aim to deliver cheaper power. read more »
Plans to build a 720MW solar farm and a very big battery of around 400MWh in the New South Wales New England region have cleared another major hurdle, after locking in a grid connection agreement with network provider Transgrid. read more »
A $650m gas, solar and battery power station has been approved by the South Australian government with the proposed facility set to supply 550,000 homes by 2022. read more »
Australian Potash has the finish line in sight for its Lake Wells Potash project in Western Australia. read more »
Major projects will have their approval times slashed under environmental laws in a federal bid to fast-track billions of dollars of building work in the recovery from the coronavirus crisis. read more »
Arrow Energy has sanctioned commencement of the first phase of its Surat Gas Project (SGP) in southern Queensland, with construction set to begin this year. read more »
Santos's Narrabri Gas Project has received backing from the New South Wales Department of Planning, Industry and Environment, recommending its "approval with strict conditions". read more »
A $1.5 billion coal mining project in central Queensland’s Bowen Basin is a step closer to being realised after it was declared a coordinated project by Queensland’s independent Coordinator-General. read more »
Plans to build one of the largest onshore wind farms in the Southern Hemisphere on government-owned forestry land in Queensland’s Wide Bay-Burnett region are set to be fast-tracked, with the tabling of new legislation in state parliament. read more »
New South Wales could become host to one of Australia’s first solar, wind and hydrogen “baseload” power plants, under a multi-billion dollar plan pitched for the state. read more »
THE Queensland Government has been urged to fast-track mining projects that promise to create 12,000 jobs and pump more than $24 billion into the state's economy. read more »
The Sun Cable consortium has unveiled plans for a substantial big battery in Darwin as a precursor to its broader plans to build the world’s large solar and storage project as part of a $20 billion to export Australia’s “sunshine” to Singapore and other south east Asia countries. read more »
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 »
 
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