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No EIS required for Cape York bauxite project

Metallica Minerals’ Urquhart bauxite project in north Queensland does not require an Environmental Impact Statement, the Queensland Department of Heritage and Protection has confirmed. The...

Proposed Hillalong coal mine to create local jobs

A proposed mine in Central Queensland will create more than 350 local jobs if approved. Shandong Energy’s Hillalong Coal Project will be located near Nebo in the Bowen Basin. The open-cut mine...

Landholders given right to object mines

Landholders will have the right to protect their key farm infrastructure from mining and community members will have their objection rights restored under legislation introduced to State Parliament...

Abbot Point port EIS approved

The Abbot Point Growth Gateway Project is one step closer to fruition with it’s final environmental impact statement approved by the Commonwealth Government. State Development Minister Dr...

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Abbot Point EIS public comment period ends today

The public consult period for the Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed Abbot Point expansion project is closing this afternoon at 5pm. The Director-General of the Queensland Government...

Abbot Point coal port project takes a step forward

The development of the Galilee Basin advanced a step today with the release of a draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Abbot Point coal port project. Speaking in Bowen where he met with...

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Coal sea of Galilee

The opening up of the Galilee Basin is being touted as the saviour of Queensland’s coal industry. One man who knows more about the subject than most is the Managing Director of Waratah Coal, Nui...

Projecting Forward

[insert_menu title=”Menu”] [link to=”1″]1 Pentland Coal Project[/link] [link to=”2″]2 Drake Coal Project[/link] [link to=”3″]3 Byerwen Coal...

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