Call for NSW pollies to support CSG moratorium Bill and farmers

Published: June 03, 2020

A moratorium on coal seam gas development in New South Wales would be a tremendous relief for communities who face losing precious groundwater and social cohesion if the industry is allowed to run rampant, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.

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Public prevented from commenting on coal mine extension that threatens stunning Sydney catchment waterfall

Published: June 01, 2020

Lock the Gate Alliance and the National Parks Association fear the Berejiklian Government is poised to approve a new coal mine extension that could threaten a stunning 25-metre high waterfall in the Sydney drinking water catchment.

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West-East pipeline could release Kimberley carbon bomb through fracking

Published: May 29, 2020

The West-East pipeline push revealed by the leaked report from the manufacturing taskforce of the National COVID Coordination Commission (NCCC) would be a disaster for efforts to combat climate change according to Lock the Gate Alliance and conservation group Environs Kimberley.

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WA strikes out with government help given to gas company Strike Energy

Published: May 28, 2020

The Western Australian gas company infamously linked to National COVID-19 Coordination Commission chairman Nev Power should not receive a leg-up from the McGowan Government, according to Lock the Gate Alliance WA.

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Gunner’s gasmen a poor choice - could lead to NT’s economic bust yet again

Published: May 26, 2020

The NT Gunner Government’s disappointing decision to appoint two pro-gas cheerleaders to the head of its Economic Reconstruction Commission is short sighted at a time when renewables should be leading the post-coronavirus recovery, according to Protect Country Alliance.

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