GISERA report bizarrely uses thermal coal as a benchmark for greenhouse gas emission goals, finds renewables are still better

Published: July 29, 2019

A new report claiming Australian LNG produces less greenhouse gas emissions if used domestically than coal also admits renewable energy is likely a less polluting option for power generation.

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Dendrobium expansion must not put Greater Sydney’s water at further risk: Lock the Gate

Published: July 25, 2019

Lock the Gate Alliance has urged caution following today’s release of the Environmental Impact Statement for an expansion of the Dendrobium coal mine due to the potential harm the project could inflict on the drinking water supply for greater Sydney.

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Upper Hunter residents shouldn’t have to hold their breath for missing air quality data

Published: July 24, 2019

Revelations major inadequacies have been uncovered in air quality assessments for the Rix’s Creek mine expansion in the Hunter Valley will only heighten existing concerns over the impact of coal mines on the health of residents, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.

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No-go fracking zones fracture Territory communities in two

Published: July 24, 2019

Protect Country Alliance condemns the deeply flawed and farcical process followed by the Northern Territory Government to determine its “no-go fracking zones”.

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Hunter residents to raise voices over worsening air quality outside IPC meeting

Published: July 23, 2019

A respected Upper Hunter Valley doctor and residents worried about the mining industry’s impact on local air quality will don dust masks as they protest against the expansion of the Rix’s Creek coal mine this Monday (July 29).

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