Lynham misses the point on community opposition to planned Bundy coal mine

Published: March 04, 2020

A statement by Mines Minister Anthony Lynham completely misses the point of community concerns over a proposed coal mine in Bundaberg, and is an insult to farmers whose livelihoods are at risk, should the project be approved in the future.

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Gunner Government proposal would let gas companies write the rules for fracking land access

Published: March 02, 2020

Landholder groups have condemned the Gunner Government’s proposal to allow oil and gas lobby group APPEA to assist in drafting the laws and regulations governing gas company land access at a committee hearing today. 

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Fracking fears swing voters away from Labor

Published: March 02, 2020

The massive swing against the ruling Labor Party in the Johnston by-election is proof constituents are unhappy with the government’s pro-fracking agenda, according to Protect Country Alliance.

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Cleanup notice for pollution event not enough for repeat offender Whitehaven

Published: March 02, 2020

North west NSW landholders who uncovered a mass pollution event downstream from Whitehaven’s Maules Creek coal mine have been vindicated after the Environmental Protection Agency confirmed the pollution and issued a clean up notice to the company.

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Scathing parliamentary report proof Santos’ Narrabri CSG project must be scrapped

Published: February 27, 2020

Lock the Gate Alliance is calling for an immediate halt to the assessment of the Narrabri CSG project after a NSW Parliamentary Committee described the industry as “uninsurable” and found the Berejiklian Government had failed to implement important Chief Scientist recommendations for the dangerous industry. 

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