Bill's Fracking Billions a Bad Move During Climate Election

Published: April 23, 2019

Opposition leader Bill Shorten’s plan to create a $1.5 billion fund to encourage the unconventional gas industry in Queensland and the Northern Territory is a disastrous move for landholders, regional communities, and the climate, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.

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Smoking Gun: Adani did not accept expert advice on water plan, pressure applied to gain approval

Published: April 18, 2019

Lock the Gate says reports this morning revealing Adani did not accept expert advice about the failings of its water plans and that pressure was applied to experts by the government to get their sign off quickly on a flawed plans should lead to an immediate halt of the Carmichael coal mine.

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Water and tourism industry at risk if fracking is permitted at iconic Coober Pedy

Published: April 16, 2019

Lock the Gate Alliance condemns moves by the South Australian Government to open up the region surrounding the iconic Australian outback town of Coober Pedy to fracking.

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IPC urged to reject short sighted plan for beautiful Bylong

Published: April 16, 2019

Outraged representatives for landholders locked in a fierce battle against a multinational miner have today (Tuesday April 16) delivered a letter to the NSW Independent Planning Commission, demanding the authority reject the proposed Bylong coal project.

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Candidates can’t ignore communities’ concerns over coal and gas this election

Published: April 11, 2019

Voters will judge political candidates vying for election at the upcoming Federal Poll based on their commitment to protecting communities from invasive coal and gas mining, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.

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