Under a new plan, the Morrison government will invest $211 million in new domestic diesel storage facilities, changes to create a minimum onshore stockholding, and support for local refineries.
How could a nation like Australia came close to a humanitarian crisis during the recent bushfires? A problem-solving theory called "systems thinking" can help us find out.
Efforts to increase trade within the continent are being undermined from the start
As the notion of flight shame is taking off around the world, emissions from aviation are making a small but growing contribution to global warming.
Haiti has been paralyzed by general strikes and crippling fuel shortages for much of September. Its government is barely functioning. Here's the history behind the crisis.
Many current and former US military leaders call climate change a serious national security threat, but few of them mention the Defense Department's big carbon footprint.
A populist movement that threatened to topple a French government more than 60 years ago has important lessons for today’s protests and why they represent a reckoning.
'Energy security' isn't just about cheaper bills. We urgently need to design a modern, safe Australian grid.
Australia depends on imported fuel to keep running. We never got around to setting up an official reserve, and that means we're already at risk.
Warnings that a tide of electric vehicles will cut Australia's tax income put the cart well before the (low-emissions) horse.
A shipping industry summit is exploring routes to a greener future.
There is a rapid shift in production of electric cars all over the world. But how will it benefit ordinary people?
Kenya's inadequate electricity supply is due to an over-reliance on hydropower, high energy and infrastructure costs.
A recycling company has received tens of millions from the federal government to develop solid waste fuel. This fuel reduces landfill, shrinks our carbon footprint and protects the environment.
The Australian government is considering a cap on car emissions, and the savings in fuel and health costs mean there's no reason to delay.
Australia needs stronger policy aimed at curbing air pollution, but the options currently on the table fall short. For now, we could all aim to drive less and turn off the engine when the car is idle.
Raging debates about the state of South Africa's energy industry have missed one critical area, the role of transport fuels and base chemicals.
Plans to send a satellite around the moon using fuel from water point to a renewable future.
The fourth episode of our podcast takes on fuel – from Olympic diets to conflict over oil in the Niger Delta.
Phasing out fossils fuels would go a long way to stopping dangerous climate change – but it might be harder than we thought.