Coal mine approval recommendation condemned

Published: May 21, 2020

Lock the Gate Alliance is outraged the NSW Planning Department has recommended the destructive Vickery coal mine project be approved, and says the government has dismissed serious problems with the proposal.

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Warning from the Western Downs to Covid Commission: Gas is a problem, not an answer

Published: May 20, 2020

Landholders living near gasfields on Queensland’s Western Downs have condemned the Federal Government and National Covid-19 Coordination Commission’s ill-sighted push for more unconventional gas, and have warned other communities in regions targeted by the industry.

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QLD Taxpayers shouldn’t subsidise destructive CSG expansion

Published: May 14, 2020

Lock the Gate Alliance has condemned the decision by the Queensland Palaszczuk Government to sacrifice even more land to the destructive, polluting unconventional gas industry.

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Gunner bills Territory taxpayers again to subsidise fracking industry

Published: May 13, 2020

Protect Country Alliance has slammed the Gunner Territory Government’s decision to bill taxpayers nearly $12 million as part of skyrocketing subsidies being handed out to the fracking industry.

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Government granted $32 million to coal minnow despite departmental reservations

Published: May 01, 2020

New freedom of information documents and corporate statements to the ASX reveal the Queensland Palaszczuk Government has granted $32 million to mining minnow Terracom from an $80 million rehabilitation cash bond despite departmental concerns and rehabilitation failures.

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