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Revealed: Upper Hunter mine will run aquifer dry

April 24, 2014

The Lock the Gate Alliance has commissioned new research into the availability of water in the Upper Hunter following revelations today that the Bylong Coal Project will not be able to meet its demand for water from an important alluvial aquifer.

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IPART will allow gas companies to slug consumers

April 23, 2014

IPART have released a draft report today proposing to allow gas companies to ramp up prices paid by NSW consumers from July.  The report admits that prices are being increased because the export of coal seam gas from Queensland has linked domestic gas prices...

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Lock the Gate calls on new NSW Premier to clean out the lobbyists

April 17, 2014

The Lock the Gate Alliance has congratulated Mike Baird on becoming Premier of NSW, and called on him to immediately act on outstanding recommendations from the ICAC to clean up the systemic and corrupting influence of corporate lobbyists on policy.

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