Rocky future for coal industry should be no shock

Published: February 13, 2019

Lock the Gate Alliance has hit back at what it says is a hysterical and blinkered reaction by the NSW mining industry to the recent decision by the Land and Environment Court to uphold the Planning Commission’s refusal of the Rocky Hill coal mine near Gloucester.

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Fair go, our water matters more than an impatient billionaire

Published: February 11, 2019

Lock the Gate Alliance has dismissed a multi-pronged advertising campaign launched by Adani as a “bully billionaire’s whinge”, and has commended the Queensland Government for standing strong against the company’s propaganda machine.

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Great news for Gloucester as Rocky Hill mine rejected

Published: February 08, 2019

A peaceful rural community in NSW is safe from the disruptive might of the coal mining industry following a landmark land and environment court decision today, with the implications of the legal precedent for other coal mines significant.

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Falling through the cracks: Adani plan to leave unrehabilitated mine voids exposed

Published: February 08, 2019

Lock the Gate has called on the Queensland Government to fully review mine rehabilitation conditions for the planned Adani Carmichael Mine, after it was announced that a neighbouring mine, China Stone, is required to fully rehabilitate its site while Adani is not.

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SLIPPERY BUSINESS: Serious concerns over ‘excluded from scope’ oil fracking plans in NT

Published: February 07, 2019

Lock the Gate Alliance has condemned plans by resource companies, including Origin Energy, to frack for oil in the Northern Territory’s Beetaloo Basin, when the risks of shale oil fracking have not been considered.

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