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Economic tripalium bearing down on Australia as resource curse hits – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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The state that should be the richest is in desperate straits, global resources companies are notching up losses by the score and the car industry is being killed. Source: Economic tripalium bearing down on Australia as resource curse hits – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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Bitcoin Technology to Fuel P2P Solar Revolution? – Understand Solar

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A solar firm in Australia is testing bitcoin technology – blockchain – for allowing homeowners with solar to sell their excess energy to their neighbors, rather than back to the utility. The software driving the system is blockchain, which is best known for being the technology behind the digital currency Bitcoin. What is a blockchain?… Read More ›

Oil and Gas Production »

Rigs to Reefs: Is it better to leave unused oil platforms where they stand? – gCaptain

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By Susan Gourvenec and Erika Techera, University of Western Australia (The Conversation) – The global offshore oil and gas industry has installed a wide variety of infrastructure throughout our oceans, including tens of thousands of wells, thousands of platforms and many thousands of kilometres of seabed pipelines. Many of these structures have been in service for… Read More ›

Mining and Minerals »

Asteroid miner Deep Space to launch first commercial mission by 2020 | MINING.com

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The mission’s goal is to map a target asteroid, looking for deposits of water and other resources with visible and infrared cameras. Source: Asteroid miner Deep Space to launch first commercial mission by 2020 | MINING.com

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