The national Banksia Awards have recognised the year's most outstanding environmental efforts from 16 hard-working organisations and individuals.
Major China-based producers and users of palm oil have announced intentions to support more sustainable palm oil - an important boost for efforts to halt tropical deforestation.
An annual review of climate science by the World Resources Institute (WRI) has provided further evidence that humans are the main cause of global warming.
A by-product from coal-fired power stations can be made into a stronger and much safer concrete with far less carbon dioxide emissions, researchers have found.
A new government program is expected to accelerate the transition to a low carbon economy by encouraging innovative smart grid technology.
Walking around an old graveyard may seem like the stuff of horror movies, but an international research project wants you to do just that - to help track shifts in world pollution.
A national approach for dealing with Australia's e-waste is closer to being realised, with the public invited to comment on proposed strategies.
BMW's 118D, which won the World Green Car of the Year award in 2008 will be sold in Australia.
The Australian Government has approved a new uranium mine at Four Mile in South Australia, amidst much controversy.