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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...

The Sleepwalking States: Why is Security of Payment Going Ignored?
Business
Tuesday September 5 2017

The Sleepwalking States: Why is Security of Payment Going Ignored?

What is happening in Tasmania, South Australia, and the ACT?

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.

SA Real Estate Agents Facing Scrutiny
Residential
Thursday August 10 2017

SA Real Estate Agents Facing Scrutiny

A dozen South Australian real estate agents are being investigated for possibly underquoting house prices to create a "buzz" about their listings.

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.

SA Government Moves to Stop Subcontractor Bullying
Business
Tuesday July 11 2017

SA Government Moves to Stop Subcontractor Bullying

Principals or head contractors in South Australia who attempts to threaten or intimidate subcontractors who are seeking payment for work could be jailed under proposed new...

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...

Technology
Jun 8 2018
Siemens Grants $450m of Software to Uni SA

South Australian students will soon have access to the industrial design software used to develop Space X, the Mars Curiosity Rover and Maserati cars following a...

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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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Mining
Feb 19 2018
SA Farmers in Possible Royalties Boom

A re-elected Labor government will pay royalties to South Australian farmers if new mineral deposits are found on their land.

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Green
Feb 6 2018
SA Solar Network to Create Jobs: Premier

The South Australian government's plan to install solar panels and Tesla batteries in 50,000 homes will create hundreds of jobs, Premier Jay Weatherill says.

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Commercial
Jan 25 2018
SA Hospitals Set for $140m Boost

A re-elected Weatherill government will spend $140 million on upgrading country hospitals over the next 10 years.

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Urban Planning
Jan 23 2018
SA: No Comment on SA Plan for Electric Cars

British billionaire Sanjeev Gupta is seeking to buy some of Holden's assets at its shuttered Adelaide factory with a view to building electric cars on the...

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Zoning
Jan 17 2018
SA Resources Sector Pushes for Land Access

Improved land access has been included on an election wish list published by the South Australian resources sector's peak industry body.

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