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BNEF: PV will be cheaper than fossil fuels in Australia by 2020

BNEF: PV will be cheaper than fossil fuels in Australia by 2020 | australia news | Scoop.it
Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) forecasts that large-scale photovoltaic systems will supply energy cheaper than coal and gas by 2020 in Australia. Already, it states, wind farms are supplying energy cheaper than its fossil fuel counterparts.
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Australia goes off the scale: Meteorologists create new colour chart for record 54°C heatwave as wildfires blaze across bush

Australia goes off the scale: Meteorologists create new colour chart for record 54°C heatwave as wildfires blaze across bush | australia news | Scoop.it
Meteorologists added deep purple and pink to their weather chart's colours as its range was extended to 54°C from a previously capped 50°C, in anticipation of record temperatures.
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Big News Network.com | Breaking News Around the World

Big News Network.com | Breaking News Around the World | australia news | Scoop.it
Big News Network.com is a leading provider of news headlines with over 400 distinct categories of current news. (Top News Stories Voges ton sees Australia whitewash West Indies: MELBOURNE (AFP) - Australia bowled out West Ind...
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Australia battles rain, fires and mini-tornadoes - New Zealand Herald

Australia battles rain, fires and mini-tornadoes - New Zealand Herald | australia news | Scoop.it
Australia battles rain, fires and mini-tornadoes
New Zealand Herald
As cooler weather eased firefighting in Victoria and the nation celebrated Australia Day yesterday, a new disaster was declared in Queensland.
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Authorities cracking down hard on news providers again - Reporters Without Borders

Authorities cracking down hard on news providers again - Reporters Without Borders | australia news | Scoop.it
Read in Arabic (بالعربية) Reporters Without Borders voices renewed concern about news providers in Bahrain, in particular, Ahmed Humaidan, a photographer detained since 29 December, and Sayed Yousef Al-Muhafda, a human rights activist who will go...
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Australia holding 2013 elections on Yom Kippur - Haaretz

Australia holding 2013 elections on Yom Kippur - Haaretz | australia news | Scoop.it
Haaretz Australia holding 2013 elections on Yom Kippur Haaretz Australia scheduled its national elections for Yom Kippur this year, leaving the country's population of some 110,000 Jews facing a decision of whether to vote on Election Day or to...
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Australia to Boost Its Ability to Tackle Cyberattacks with New Cyber Security Center - Softpedia

Australia to Boost Its Ability to Tackle Cyberattacks with New Cyber Security Center - Softpedia | australia news | Scoop.it
Australia to Boost Its Ability to Tackle Cyberattacks with New Cyber Security Center (RT @YourAnonNews: #Australia to launch new Cyber Security Center http://t.co/AETbbT4s)...
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Australian 3DS eShop Gets New Region Specific Section - 3DS ...

Australian 3DS eShop Gets New Region Specific Section - 3DS ... | australia news | Scoop.it
Great news for homegrown indie developers - Australian gamers have a new way to find and support indie developers from the...
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Australia toughens stance on cybersecurity - ZDNet

Australia toughens stance on cybersecurity - ZDNet | australia news | Scoop.it
BBC News Australia toughens stance on cybersecurity ZDNet Speaking in Canberra today, Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard said that the new cybersecurity strategy, Strong and Secure: A Strategy for Australia's National Security, will set out...
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New norovirus bug sweeps nation

New norovirus bug sweeps nation | australia news | Scoop.it
As if this year's rough flu season weren't enough, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that a new strain of the vomiting disease norovirus has reached the USA from Australia. (So you've managed to escape the flu?
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Australian Firefighters Ingest Data-Transmitting Pills When They Go ...

Australian Firefighters Ingest Data-Transmitting Pills When They Go ... | australia news | Scoop.it
A new data-delivering pill could help firefighters monitor their reactions to heat stress, a new trial in Australia shows. ... Monitoring heat stress is especially important for Australian firefighters right now.
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Australia's Central Bank Falls Behind as Women Avoid Economics - Bloomberg

Australia's Central Bank Falls Behind as Women Avoid Economics - Bloomberg | australia news | Scoop.it
Australia's Central Bank Falls Behind as Women Avoid Economics Bloomberg The gender gap in Australian economics is reflected at commercial lenders, the Treasury and at the Reserve Bank of Australia, where Assistant Governor Michele Bullock is the...
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A Groundbreaking Agreement to Save Australia's Ailing Murray River - National Geographic

A Groundbreaking Agreement to Save Australia's Ailing Murray River - National Geographic | australia news | Scoop.it
A Groundbreaking Agreement to Save Australia's Ailing Murray River National Geographic The plan aims to return 3,200 billion liters of water – about 13 percent of the Murray's average annual flow – to the river system, which spans 14 percent of...
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Australia to have grandstand view of Asteroid 2012 DA14 and its near-miss with ... - NEWS.com.au

Australia to have grandstand view of Asteroid 2012 DA14 and its near-miss with ... - NEWS.com.au | australia news | Scoop.it
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January hottest month on record in Australia

January hottest month on record in Australia | australia news | Scoop.it
Australia experienced its hottest month on record in January, despite floods and storms that devastated parts of the country's east, officials said.
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Australia orders Japanese whalers to stay away - The Guardian

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Australia orders Japanese whalers to stay away
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"Australia has made it clear to Japan on a number of occasions that vessels associated with its whaling programme are not welcome," Burke said in a statement.
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Australia Day celebrations across nation as 17000 people become citizens - The Australian

Australia Day celebrations across nation as 17000 people become citizens - The Australian | australia news | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning Herald Australia Day celebrations across nation as 17000 people become citizens The Australian AUSTRALIA Day celebrations are in full swing, with citizenship ceremonies, reconciliation events, music festivals and plenty of barbecues...
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Australia's Tasmanian Tiger killed by man, study says

Australia's Tasmanian Tiger killed by man, study says | australia news | Scoop.it
Australian researchers investigating the extinction of the country's Tasmanian Tiger put the fault solely with humans Thursday, saying they had debunked a long-held theory that disease was to blame.
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Australia faces flood 'crisis'

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The Australian state of Queensland is facing a "major flood crisis" its premier warns, as rescuers attempt to reach hundreds of trapped people.
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Rescuers battle Australia floods

Rescuers battle Australia floods | australia news | Scoop.it
Australia is battling flooding in two states, with the inundated Queensland city of Bundaberg at the heart of the crisis.
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Half world's iron ore trade halted by storm in Australia's 'cyclone ...

Half world's iron ore trade halted by storm in Australia's 'cyclone ... | australia news | Scoop.it
SYDNEY -- A tropical storm intensifying off Australia's northwest coast brought nearly half the world's iron ore trade to a halt Tuesday, closing huge ports used by mining firms Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton.
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Antarctic adventurers set sail on Shackleton epic expedition | The Times

Antarctic adventurers set sail on Shackleton epic expedition | The Times | australia news | Scoop.it
A British-Australian crew retracing Sir Ernest Shackleton’s audacious 1916 crossing of the Southern Ocean have set sail (Antarctic adventurers set sail on Shackleton epic expedition http://t.co/uL4uC4ak)...
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Australia’s $20 trillion oil find | FT Alphaville

Move over Gulf Keystone; there's a new wannabe supermajor in town.
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French sailor stranded off Australian coast | The Times

French sailor stranded off Australian coast | The Times | australia news | Scoop.it
Round-the-world yachtsman battling large swells and 30-knot winds in a life raft as cruise ship makes 51-hour rescue journey.
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The Western Australia border 'sweeps through majestic landscapes and through ... - The Australian

The Western Australia border 'sweeps through majestic landscapes and through ... - The Australian | australia news | Scoop.it
The Western Australia border 'sweeps through majestic landscapes and through ...
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