Lock the Gate Alliance has called on the Federal Environment Minister, Josh Frydenberg, to reject Clive Palmer’s Alpha North Coal mine outright, at the early referral stage, because of the unacceptable impacts it will have on water resources.Read more
Oakey Coal Action Alliance has vowed to fight on to protect farmland and water resources, after a decision by the Supreme Court today in relation to the Acland Stage 3 coal mine on the Darling Downs.
Paul King from Oakey Coal Action Alliance said “New Acland Coal failed on the majority of the grounds that it brought forward as part of its judicial review in the Supreme Court.Read more
Lock the Gate analysis, released today, shows the Queensland Government could generate 4250 jobs in Central Queensland by fixing its mining rehabilitation legislation before it passes the Parliament in coming weeks.Read more
Lock the Gate is today calling on the Queensland Parliament to urgently fix a massive loophole in legislation that will allow mining giants to leave massive holes in the ground, mountains of waste and contaminated tailings dams.Read more