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Big test for Chain of Responsibility laws as Linc Energy slated for liquidation

May 24, 2016

Linc Energy, the company being prosecuted by the Queensland Government for polluting large areas of the western Darling Downs with its underground coal gasification (UCG) project, is set to go into liquidation, triggering calls for urgent action by the Qld Government under new Chain of Responsibility...

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Damning pipeline report calls for immediate halt and regroup on shale

May 19, 2016

Lock the Gate Alliance says a damning report revealing the shaky economic underpinning of the controversial shale gas pipeline between the Northern Territory and Queensland means the project must be put on hold until a national interest test for gas projects is in place....

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Lock the Gate Alliance welcomes ALP’s promise for national interest test for gas

May 18, 2016

The Lock the Gate Alliance has welcomed today’s commitment by the ALP to introduce a national interest test for gas mining and export projects, urging the Coalition to match the policy and for all political parties to ensure Australia’s precious water resources are not...

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