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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...

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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Mining
Sep 7 2018
SA:Indigenous Group Bid to Halt Coal Project

A South Australian indigenous group says it was not properly consulted on plans for a controversial mining trial and has launched Supreme Court action to halt...

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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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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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