Energy

Adani embroiled in African corruption scandal via arms deal

The Adani Group has become embroiled in a corruption scandal in South Africa after a series of leaked emails revealed the Indian power company...

John Quiggin on Adani’s thinking: Will we end up with a $1 billion black...

Research economist, Professor John Quiggin, hypothesizes on Adani's "green light" to Carmichael. His likely (scary) scenario sees the Australia public dudded with a half-built rail line...

Adani white elephant hits another snag as GVK teeters at brink

Never was a white elephant so white ... and elephantine. Besides their empty cries that coal from Australia is good for the poor people of...
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Minister still mum on Adani funding as mine’s prospects fade

It is yet another failure of our elected officials and public servants to be accountable to their voters and taxpayers, another sign that politicians...

Report; EFIC may finance Adani coal mine

Is the government secretly planning to put taxpayers on the hook to build the world's biggest new thermal coal mine? It is refusing to...

The great gas con: how Australia got sucked dry

Whistleblower Simone Marsh unpacks the startling evidence of how the Australian public was shortchanged by both Big Gas and Queensland Inc. The result is the...

How Amex paid no tax in nine years on $10 billion

American Express has paid no net tax in Australia for nine years, according to its latest financial statements. That is zero tax on $10...
Chris Jordan from the ATO at senate enquiry

Monster gas projects may pay no tax and royalties on $33B a year

This week’s budget papers show the government spending A$33 billion on education this year, nearly the same amount that Australia’s five new offshore gas...

Shell: tax ripped out as in-house deals double

The latest financial statements from oil and gas giant Shell show just one tax haven connection. The appendix to a Shell submission to the...

Behind the intervention in gas: desperation

For the government to intervene in the gas market - in the face of bitter resistance from one of the most powerful lobbies in...

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