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Camberwell village and the exisiting Ashton coal mine

Court can approve coal mine but conditions to be determined

A legal challenge by a Hunter community group to a coal mine expansion is continuing after the Land and Environment Court today found that approval could be granted but left a number of conditions undetermined. Read about the case.

Policy Watch


 Cover photo of EDO report on pollution

Parliamentary Inquiry into EPA

The NSW Parliament is seeking submissions on EPA performance by Friday 29 August 2014. Read the EDO NSW blog and see our 2012 discussion paper.



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Site of proposed 4th coal loader at Newcastle

Health risk for residents from new coal loader

The proposed fourth coal terminal at Newcastle (T4) poses health risks to surrounding residents and will reduce key habitat for threatened birds and frogs, scientific experts tell a public hearing. Read our media release.


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