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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...

Energy
Jan 16 2019
Another big battery comes online in SA

Another big battery has come online in South Australia with the 30-megawatt facility to help stabilise local electricity supplies and provide back-up power to 4500 properties...

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Commercial
27 Sep, 2018
New Renal Unit Opened at SA Hospital

Children with life-long or chronic conditions will benefit from a redeveloped medical day unit and renal dialysis unit at Adelaide's Women's and Children's hospital.

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Energy
27 Sep, 2018
South Australian Gas Trial Free to Proceed

An underground gas extraction trial will be allowed to proceed in South Australia's far north, after an Aboriginal group lost its bid to stop the project.

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Infrastructure
14 Sep, 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
7 Sep, 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
6 Sep, 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
21 Aug, 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
31 Jul, 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
31 Jul, 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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