Business as usual on coal and gas leaves Queensland communities vulnerable

Published: November 25, 2021

A new draft 30-year-plan for mining in Queensland will leave communities vulnerable to changing global markets for fossil fuels and at risk of rapid economic shocks because it fails to prepare for overseas customers shifting energy sources.

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Whitehaven escapes serious penalty for billion litre water theft, devastating farmers

Published: November 24, 2021

Landholders who suffered through the worst drought in living memory while Whitehaven illegally captured one billion litres of water at its Maules Creek Coal Mine are outraged by the "pathetic" size of the penalty imposed for the crime.

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Fracking company’s shareholder prospectus referred to ASX and ASIC over glaring omissions

Published: November 24, 2021

Lock The Gate Alliance has referred concerns over serious inaccuracies contained in Black Mountain Energy’s recently published share prospectus to the ASX and ASIC. 

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Report reveals planned gas pipeline would threaten culture, koalas, and cropping land

Published: November 23, 2021

A new report commissioned by Lock the Gate Alliance reveals the destruction the Hunter Gas Pipeline would wreak along the 620km-long NSW section of its route if built.

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Morrison Government slammed for granting $60M Lake Eyre Basin fracking subsidy

Published: November 19, 2021

Lock the Gate Alliance has condemned the Morrison Government’s latest multimillion dollar subsidy to the fracking industry, labelling it foolish at a time when the need to move away from fossil fuels has never been more urgent.

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