AGL culls senior ranks ahead of historic coal demerger

Energy giant AGL is culling its executive ranks in a leadership shake-up as it embarks on a historic demerger to separate its carbon-heavy coal and gas-fired power stations from its retailing business. Australia’s largest and oldest utility told staff on Tuesday that four of its nine-person executive team would leave the company ahead of or […]

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Wesfarmers to forge ahead with billion-dollar lithium mine

Perth-based retail and industrials conglomerate Wesfarmers has announced it will forge ahead with a near billion-dollar investment to construct a lithium mine in the Western Australian region of Mt Holland. Wesfarmers told investors after market close on Wednesday evening it had made a final decision to proceed with the investment in the mine and its […]

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