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Minister Frydenberg Fails First Test to Give Farmers Veto Over CSG

December 05, 2015

Minister Josh Frydenberg has failed to match words with action, neglecting to put the rights of landholders on the agenda at the COAG Energy Ministers meeting today. The Minister said in October that he would meet with state leaders to break the impasse on...

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QLD Government “reallocates” farmers’ water resources to CSG mining industry

December 03, 2015

The Queensland Government has “reallocated” underground water resources used by Western Downs’ farmers to the coal seam gas (CSG) industry, says Hopeland local, Shay Dougall. Locals around Hopeland, near Chinchilla in the last week noticed two underground bores ‘blow out,’ spewing water and gasses...

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