Botched coal mine blast triggers wine growers’ fury

Published: April 19, 2018

Hunter Valley vignerons are furious at the new owner of two of the region's biggest mines after a botched blast on Friday again sent a cloud of pollution over local farmland.

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Gunner Government puts big gas frackers above Territorians

Published: April 17, 2018

The Gunner Government has today failed Territorians, especially regional and remote Territorians, who oppose fracking due to its devastating impacts on land, water and businesses.

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Mackay turns out in force to hear about Adani mine water impacts

Published: April 13, 2018

Mackay, Queensland. A large crowd of close to 60 people attended the Mackay forum of the ‘Our Water, Our Lifeblood’ regional roadshow last night, and unanimously passed a resolution calling for the Queensland Government to cancel Adani’s water licences.

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Queenslanders lose out as Linc Energy found guilty of major environmental harm

Published: April 10, 2018

Lock the Gate has slammed a weak regulatory regime which allowed Linc Energy to get away with serious environmental harm at its underground coal gasification plant on Queensland's Western Downs.

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Community slams Wollongong Coal attempt to dodge compliance NSW EPA opposes mining company’s plans to remove requirement to reduce Bellambi Creek pollution

Published: April 06, 2018

Lock the Gate Alliance and concerned locals have slammed troubled coal mining company Wollongong Coal (WCL) for seeking approval from the Department of Planning to remove a key condition of its mining consent. The company has also ignored an order from the Department from more than a year ago to comply with the clean up condition.

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