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Commonwealth expert scientific committee slams Arrow CSG project

March 11, 2013

A Federal Government independent panel has slammed a multi-billion dollar coal seam gas proposal in Queensland. The Independent Scientific Expert Committee (IESC), set up by the Federal Government to advise on the water impacts of resource projects, has delivered a stinging critique of the...

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Internal Government Documents Show NSW CSG Industry Floundering

March 08, 2013

Documents obtained under freedom of information laws reveal extraordinary opposition to coal seam gas in rural NSW which is impeding the industry, and should send a warning signal to investors everywhere, according to Lock The Gate Alliance. The documents include draft instruments of renewal...

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O'Farrell should block four ICAC mines

February 21, 2013

The Lock The Gate Alliance has welcomed moves by NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell to review the Mt Penny open cut coal mine proposal, and called on him to block it and the other three coal mine projects shrouded by corruption. Premier Barry O'Farrell announced...

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