Queensland Resources Council’s attack on High Court Acland decision shows disdain for democracy

Published: February 08, 2021

The Queensland Resources Council’s utter contempt for the independence of the highest court in Australia shows the mining lobby has no respect for the rule of law or democracy, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.

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Mount Pleasant extension would choke life out of Muswellbrook

Published: February 05, 2021

Hunter locals and health professionals are horrified at a new Environmental Impact Statement lodged by Mount Pleasant coal mine owner Salim Group that would drastically worsen the region’s already unacceptable air quality.

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Win for water after IPC rejects draining Dendrobium disaster

Published: February 05, 2021

Today’s Independent Planning Commission decision to reject the destructive and draining Dendrobium coal mine extension is a win for common sense, according to Lock the Gate Alliance and Illawarra locals concerned about the impact of mining on the catchment.

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A New hope for the Darling Downs as High Court rules against New Acland

Published: February 03, 2021

Farmers from the Oakey Coal Action Alliance who have been battling the New Acland Stage 3 coal mine are relieved and excited after the High Court of Australia found in their favour.

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Farmers furious over government’s Waitsia 2 approval

Published: February 01, 2021

Locals who will be impacted by the Waitsia Gas Project Stage 2 are outraged after Western Australia Environment Minister Stephen Dawson formally approved the polluting project today (February 1).

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