Russell Vale risk: $202 million rehabilitation shortfall exposes NSW taxpayers

Published: December 09, 2019

New information from the NSW Resources Regulator has raised further questions about the gap between the rehabilitation bond held by the NSW Government and the real cost of cleaning up a shuttered coal mine owned by debt-laden mining company Wollongong Coal.

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Origin’s fact-free and full of spin fracking PR farce falls flat

Published: December 05, 2019

Gas fracking company Origin is attempting to salvage the image of its controversial and contested Beetaloo fracking project by launching a public relations campaign that “would be laughable if it wasn’t fracking with people’s land and lives,” according to Protect Country Alliance.

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Clive Palmer’s mine would need a Titanic amount of water

Published: December 05, 2019

Lock the Gate Alliance analysis has revealed Clive Palmer’s Galilee Coal Project mega mine would extract an estimated 780 billion litres of groundwater during its 30 year lifespan - more than one and a half times the amount of water in Sydney Harbour. 

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Mine opposition welcomed, but pollies can do more

Published: December 05, 2019

Lock the Gate Alliance welcomes statements from local politicians announcing their opposition to a proposed coal mine north of Bundaberg.

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Business Chamber's gas gullibility lets down its members

Published: December 03, 2019

Building expensive polluting gasfields in NSW’s north west cannot lower gas prices in New South Wales, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.

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