Upper Hunter MP Michael Johnsen blasted over false CSG complaint claims

Published: June 16, 2020

NSW farmers are outraged after National Party Member for the Upper Hunter, Michael Johnsen falsely claimed he had not been contacted by farmers worried about the deeply unpopular Santos Narrabri coal seam gas project.

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New TV ad promotes renewable energy over toxic CSG

Published: June 15, 2020

A new TV ad promoting renewable energy as a better choice for NSW’s north west than polluting coal seam gasfields has begun airing on regional television stations Prime7 and NBN.

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NSW Berejiklian Government’s support for Santos Narrabri CSG project a betrayal

Published: June 12, 2020

Lock the Gate Alliance and north west NSW farmers have today slammed the Planning Department’s decision to label the destructive and polluting Santos Narrabri coal seam gas “approvable”.

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Kingaroy coal mine suffers final blow as Moreton Resources enters voluntary administration

Published: June 11, 2020

Kingaroy locals are relieved after a company that threatened to mine some of the best agricultural land in the state entered voluntary administration yesterday.

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Palaszczuk Govt must fix CSG laws after insurers deem gas too great a risk to fully cover farmers

Published: June 10, 2020

Lock the Gate Alliance is calling on Queensland’s Palaszczuk Government to urgently overhaul how gas companies access private land following revelations Australia’s largest insurer will no longer cover farmers for public liability if they have coal seam gas (CSG) infrastructure on their property.

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