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Electric Car Charging in Central Adelaide
Infrastructure
Thursday September 28 2017

Electric Car Charging in Central Adelaide

The first part of Elon Musk's deal with the South Australian government to build the world's biggest battery to store renewable energy is in motion with...

SA to Get Giant Solar Thermal Power Plant
Energy
Tuesday August 15 2017

SA to Get Giant Solar Thermal Power Plant

A giant solar thermal power plant, made up of 12,000 billboard size mirrors collecting the sun's rays, is to be built in South Australia's mid-north.

No More Blackouts in SA: Gov’t Buy’s New Power Generators
Energy
Thursday August 3 2017

No More Blackouts in SA: Gov’t Buy’s New Power Generators

South Australia will buy nine new generators to overcome any shortfalls in electricity during summer and cut the risk of blackouts.

SA’s Big Battery Just Another ‘Big Thing’
Energy
Friday July 28 2017

SA’s Big Battery Just Another ‘Big Thing’

Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has ridiculed South Australia's big battery deal after saying Australians are sick and tired of watching politicians fight over the right energy...

Gupta Plans Huge Steel Expansion
Business
Wednesday July 19 2017

Gupta Plans Huge Steel Expansion

The "sky is the limit" for Arrium's Whyalla Steelworks with the plant having the long-term potential to expand its capacity 10-fold, British industrialist Sanjeev Gupta says.

Premier Defends SA’s Battery Power Plan
Energy
Tuesday July 11 2017

Premier Defends SA’s Battery Power Plan

South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill has brushed aside federal government disinterest in the state's plan to build the world's biggest battery to help stabilise its energy...

Brits Buy Failing Arrium Steel
Business
Friday July 7 2017

Brits Buy Failing Arrium Steel

A British led consortium has gobbled up failing Australian steel maker Arrium after beating out a Korean consortium which had previously been identified as the preferred...

Jobs and Infrastructure Keys to SA Budget
Infrastructure
Thursday June 22 2017

Jobs and Infrastructure Keys to SA Budget

Infrastructure spending and job creation measures will headline the South Australian budget, the last before Premier Jay Weatherill's Labor government goes to the polls.

AGL to Build New Adelaide Power Station
Energy
Wednesday June 7 2017

AGL to Build New Adelaide Power Station

Energy company AGL is set to unveil plans to build a 210-megawatt gas-fired power station in Adelaide to replace its existing 50-year-old plant.

Infrastructure
Sep 14 2018
Business SA Backs Airport Tram Plan

A plan to build a tram link to Adelaide Airport has won the support of South Australia's peak business body.

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Business
Sep 6 2018
Savings Crucial to SA Budget Outcome

The South Australian government will need to deliver on its planned spending cuts and savings to achieve its forecast budget surpluses, the Australian Industry Group says.

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Business
Aug 21 2018
York Civil to Stop Trading Immediately

A South Australian construction company involved in major infrastructure projects around Australia will stop trading immediately.

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Public
Jul 31 2018
New Adelaide Hospital to Cost $1.8bn

A confidential analysis shows Adelaide's new Women's and Children's Hospital will cost up to $1.8 billion and be restricted to seven storeys at the site of...

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Infrastructure
Jul 31 2018
SA Govt Committed to Right-hand Tram Turn

The South Australian government remains committed to adding a right-hand turn to a controversial new tram line at a major Adelaide intersection despite growing concerns over...

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Infrastructure
Jul 24 2018
More Delays for Adelaide Tram Extension

Adelaide's problem-plagued North Terrace tram extension has hit another delay after signalling issues were identified and driver training suspended.

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Residential
Mar 13 2018
SA Labor Pledge Affordable Housing

Labor has targeted aspiring home owners and those who rely on public housing in a $150 million pledge ahead of Saturday's South Australian election.

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Infrastructure
Feb 28 2018
SA:Another Tram Promised for Adelaide

The South Australian Labor government has promised another tram extension, this time to North Adelaide, if returned at the March election.

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Energy
Feb 23 2018
Energy Dominates SA Election Campaign

Nick Xenophon has vowed to "keep the bastards accountable" on energy costs and will pull the plug on any South Australian minority government if it can't...

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