Electrifying irony - NT gas exporters to power themselves with renewables

Published: May 29, 2019

Plans by gas giant ConocoPhillips to use a battery for its Darwin LNG plant ironically illustrate the extent to which renewable energy sources are now cheaper than fossil fuels, according to Protect Country Alliance.

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Government must value needs of farmers over those of export gas giants

Published: May 29, 2019

Opening more Australian farmland to gasfields and fracking is a dangerous, short-sighted, and counter-productive approach to reducing domestic energy costs, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.

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Hume Coal hits a hump after IPC requests more information

Published: May 28, 2019

Lock the Gate Alliance has welcomed the Independent Planning Commission’s cautious approach towards the deeply unpopular Hume Coal mine proposal following the release of its preliminary report.

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Communities fear danger from CSG in Linc Contamination Zone

Published: May 27, 2019

Farming communities in designated priority agricultural areas near Chinchilla fear the Queensland Government has knowingly put them at risk of water and land contamination, with plans for coal seam gas wells to be drilled at the former Linc Energy site.

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Frack maps create second class citizens in the Territory

Published: May 27, 2019

New mapping released today has revealed the Northern Territory Government has abandoned communities and many unique natural places to the greed of the gas companies.

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