Landmark Case Against Galilee Coal Project


On Friday (19 June 2020) the Environmental Defenders Office (EDO) launched a landmark legal case against Clive Palmer’s Galilee Coal Project. Bimblebox ...Nothing found

Olive Downs Coking Coal Go-ahead


Olive Downs Coking Coal Project Gets Federal Environmental Approval. Pembroke Resources (“Pembroke”) gained approval from the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment under ...Nothing found

Open Cut Runoff at Lemington


HV Operations to pay $400,000 after alleged water pollution from mine HV Operations Pty Ltd has entered into an Enforceable Undertaking with ...Nothing found

Valley Mining Gives Some Back


Singleton’s future is a little brighter with the adoption of the Community and Economic Development Fund Policy. Derived in partnership with The Bloomfield ...Nothing found

Pollution Fine for Coal Mine


Singleton coal mine fined $15,000 for water pollution. The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has fined Bulga Coal Management Pty Ltd $15,000 for an ...Nothing found

Lessons from Safety Incident at Ravensworth


The state’s mining regulator issued a series of recommendations to mine operators following an investigation into a safety incident at the Ravensworth open cut coal ...Nothing found

Bylong: Agriculture Jobs vs Mining Jobs


The commission found the environmental impacts, particularly on groundwater and productive agricultural land, would last ...Nothing found

Stop Sign Change Leads to Mine Accident


The NSW Resources Regulator has completed an investigation into a heavy vehicle collision at the Maules Creek Coal Mine in the Gunnedah Basin on 21 ...Nothing found

Warkworth Mining fined $30,000 for offences at Singleton


The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) and Department of Planning, Industry and Environment (DPIE) have fined Warkworth Mining Ltd a total of $30,000 ...Nothing found

Gomeroi Challenge Minister on Shenhua Mine


Gomeroi woman’s legal challenge to Environment Minister’s decision not to protect areas of “immeasurable” cultural value. The Environmental Defenders Office NSW is acting for ...Nothing found

Mount Arthur Coal Mine fined for excessive dust emissions


The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has fined Hunter Valley Energy Coal Pty Ltd $15,000 for allegedly causing excessive dust at Mount Arthur ...Nothing found

Liddell Coal Fined After Sediment Discharge


Liddell Coal Operations has been fined $15,000 by the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) after allegedly discharging sediment laden water into ...Nothing found

Rocky Hill Judgment Stands- Miner won’t Appeal


The judgment (delivered on 8 February by the Chief Judge of the Land and Environment Court, Justice Brian Preston SC) refused approval of ...Nothing found

$340m out ~ $0 back


Deputy Premier pledges Resources for Regions overhaul after Singleton misses out The Mayor of Singleton, Cr Sue Moore, has vowed to hold ...Nothing found

Future of Coal


Coal exports and the future a key focus of Upper Hunter breakfast. Global energy trends and what they mean for the future of coal ...Nothing found

Goonyella a Warning for Longwalls


Peabody releases initial “Learnings” from 2018 North Goonyella incident. Peabody Coal has released initial lessons ...Nothing found

Renewables Offer Electro Winning Way


The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) announced $490,000 in funding to mining and metals company Element 25 Limited (E25) to study renewable energy ...Nothing found

Landmark Rocky Hill Ruling Might Embolden Courts


On Friday, Chief Judge Brian Preston of the New South Wales Land and Environment Court handed down a landmark judgement confirming a decision ...Nothing found

Rocky Hill Coal ~ The Judge Who Stood Up


Climate took centre stage to oppose an open cut coal mine near Gloucester. Chief Justice Brian Preston of the NSW Land and ...Nothing found

Residents to vent on Bickham Coal


PUBLIC HEARINGS INTO BICKHAM COAL PLANS Residents are encouraged to attend public hearings next month and have their say on plans by Bickham ...Nothing found


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