NAB, Westpac and ANZ have drawn stinging criticism from environmentalists for helping to fund a private equity group’s stake in the expansion of Woodside’s controversial gas plant in Western Australia.
- by Miki Perkins and Nick Toscano
Sydneysiders have been experiencing humidity levels up to 85 per cent in the mornings and dew points equivalent to those in Darwin.
- by Laura Chung
January 19: Storms and heavy rain in NSW expected as ex-tropical cyclone Tiffany interacts with a trough.
Torrential rain is forecast for the east coast of Australia while a heatwave takes hold in the west.
Businesses and primary producers in flood-affected Queensland could be eligible for tens of thousands of dollars in financial support, as communities continues to recover from the devastating weather event.
Analysts believe South Australia’s more than six-day run on green energy may be a global first for a power grid supporting an advanced economy.
- by Nick O'Malley