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What's in a name? DMIRS becoming DEMIRS

WESTERN Australia's government insists there is a benefit to rebranding its Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety to the Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety.

 WA mines minister Bill Johnston

WA mines minister Bill Johnston

According to WA energy minister Bill Johnston, the name change better reflected the importance of WA's energy sector in regard to decarbonisation efforts. He is right. The energy sector does have a...

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