Here's why you should find optimism - but also deep concern - about the major energy trends.
James Massola On the 10-year anniversary of becoming leader, Kevin Rudd has hopped into the modern ALP, Bill Shorten and more.
Latika Bourke Beijing is deploying "strategic patience" as it waits to work out how to deal with the President-elect, says former prime minister.
Deborah Snow Natasha Stott Despoja says her three years as Australian Ambassador for Women and Girls have been confronting at time, showing her the best and worst of humanity
Nick Miller Merkel also defended her refugee-friendly position and spoke out against those spreading hate speech.
Peter Martin Financial market analysts believe the economy went backwards immediately after the July election, ending 5 years of continuous growth and calling into question the government's repeated promise to "deliver jobs and growth".
James Massola, Adam Morton Environment minister Josh Frydenberg has been forced into an humiliating u-turn on climate policy, less than 48 hours after releasing details for a pending review.
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa A "shocked and scared" Sara Connor and her British DJ boyfriend hired a scooter in Jimbaran after the Byron Bay woman learned police were looking for her.
Adam Morton As the Coalition backs away from a pledge to consider a climate change policy that the energy industry says it needs, a new study is projecting a rapidly growing mass electricity generator for Australia in the decades ahead: the public.
Latika Bourke He is London's most prominent advocate of cycling but Boris has been forced to give up his bike.