Lock the Gate welcomes Victorian anti-fracking announcement

Published: November 16, 2018

Community group Lock the Gate has today welcomed Victorian Labor’s announcement it will enshrine anti-fracking legislation in the state’s constitution if the party is re-elected.


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World Energy Outlook 2018 warning to governments: it’s #Time2Choose

Published: November 15, 2018

Demand for thermal coal is tipped to dramatically decline in coming years if the world meets its climate change commitments according to an international energy report, highlighting the urgent need for a transition to new industries in places like the NSW Hunter Valley.

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Mining Industry Rips Off Queenslanders, Enshrines Toxic Legacy

Published: November 14, 2018

Mining industry success in weakening mine rehabilitation laws this week will cost Queenslanders dearly, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.

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Queensland Resources Council spread falsehoods on mine rehabilitation laws, ignores more than 90% of population

Published: November 12, 2018

Lock the Gate has hit back at the Queensland Resources Council (QRC) over claims made in The Australian this morning that thousands of jobs and investment could be at risk under proposed changes to the Mineral and Energy Resources Bill.

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FOI Documents: Agriculture Department Said Adani River Scheme Could Have Significant Impact on Water

Published: November 07, 2018

Freedom of Information documents obtained by Lock the Gate Alliance show that the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources said Adani’s North Galilee Water Scheme (NGWS) could have a significant impact on water resources.

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