NSW inquiry into energy and exports gives coal communities a chance to prepare and diversify

Published: July 17, 2019

Communities in coal mining regions have called for support from the NSW Government to diversify their economies, following the establishment of a parliamentary inquiry into the sustainability of the state’s energy industry and how communities can be better prepared for change.

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Hay! Demonstration to stop Bylong coal mine held in Sydney CBD

Published: July 16, 2019

Sydneysiders have witnessed what’s at "steak" should the destructive Bylong coal mine be approved, with produce from the fertile valley brought before the Independent Planning Commission's offices as part of a peaceful demonstration on Elizabeth St in the CBD.

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WA Government plan invites companies to apply to frack before regulations in place

Published: July 16, 2019

The Lock the Gate Alliance has described an implementation plan for fracking in WA as “extremely concerning” in its lack of detail and substance.

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Adani cyber-stalks scientists and stops expert evidence being subject to proper public scrutiny: FOI documents

Published: July 16, 2019

Freedom of Information documents have revealed independent Geoscience Australia scientists working on the Carmichael project’s Groundwater Dependent Ecosystems Management Plan were stalked online by Adani after their names were provided to the company by the Department of Environment and Energy.

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Water report shows CSG industry must be halted and reviewed: Lock the Gate Alliance

Published: July 10, 2019

Lock the Gate Alliance is calling on the Queensland Government to immediately halt and review the coal seam gas industry following the release of the 2019 draft Surat Basin Underground Water Impact Report, which identifies new and serious threats created by the rampant expansion of CSG across the fertile Western Downs.

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