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Activists to take Alpha coal project to High Court

GVK Hancock are facing a brand new challenge, as green activists prepare to take the Alpha coal project to the High Court of Australia. Queensland Resources Council chief executive Michael Roach said...

20,000 Queensland resources jobs lost in two years

The Queensland resources sector is facing some of the toughest conditions in decades, with more than 20,000 jobs lost over the past two years as a result of the downturn. A statement by Queensland...

Springvale coal mine approval challenged in court

Centennial Coal’s Springvale mine is heading back to court just months after an expansion was approved, with a conservation group concerned about pollution of Sydney drinking water catchments...

Land access laws strike “fair balance”, QRC says

Queensland Resources Council chief executive Michael Roche has released a statement in regards to the ongoing battle between landholders and activists and resource companies. Mr Roche said the...

Gas investment tops Snowy Mountains Scheme

  The extraordinary growth of the natural gas industry in Australia, and especially Queensland, is set to go down in history as the largest concentration of private capital in Australia’s...

Landholders protest against New Hope expansion

Community members gathered at the New Hope Annual General Meeting at Ipswich today to plead with the company’s shareholders to help landholders who will be negatively affected by proposed New Hope...

Queensland Resources Council Urges Government To Reject Greens Party Policy

QRC memes to spread mining awareness

While activists continue a “battle” against Galilee Basin mine projects, organising protests on Facebook and tweeting about anti-coal related topics, do they actually know how many mined metals and...

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