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Mining Coal On A Rocky Hill

Mining Coal On A Rocky Hill

Rocky Hill coal project The Australia Institute

Rocky Hill coal project The Australia Institute

Stratford Mining Complex to process and despatch coal from Rocky Hill. The 2013 Rocky Hill Project application the 2013 Project was opposed by the then Gloucester Shire Council and many other local interest groups. Over 1,370 submissions from individuals opposed the 2013 project, with 327 supporting it.

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Coal Rocky Hill case continues rolling on

Coal Rocky Hill case continues rolling on

But whether it is the Rocky Hill case, another against Adanis Carmichael mine, or even a new coal-fired power plant, companies know they must account for tighter carbon constraints sooner or later. Even if the Gloucester mine decision is overturned, companies have to assume its a potential risk, Ms Herd said.

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Rocky Hill Mine Knocked Back On Climate Change Grounds

Rocky Hill Mine Knocked Back On Climate Change Grounds

Feb 08, 2019 A three week hearing in August 2018 canvassed whether or not the proposed Rocky Hill Coal Mine should be built in Gloucester, a town of about 3,000 people inland on the Mid North Coast of New ...

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Court rules out Hunter Valley coalmine on climate change

Court rules out Hunter Valley coalmine on climate change

Feb 08, 2019 A judge has rejected the Rocky Hill coal mine at scenic Gloucester Valley in the Upper Hunter because of its visual and social impacts. Photograph David AngelAlamy Stock PhotoAlamy Stock ...

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Rocky Hill Coal Project Gloucester

Rocky Hill Coal Project Gloucester

determined that the Rocky Hill Coal Project is not a Controlled Action under the EPBC Act. The project is not subject to referral to the Commonwealth under the Water Trigger provisions of the EPBC Act for coal and coal seam gas, as the original application was submitted prior to the water trigger provisions coming into eff ect.

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Independent Planning Commission Rocky Hill Coal Project

Independent Planning Commission Rocky Hill Coal Project

Oct 23, 2017 Dear SirMadam, I am the ownermanager of Yates amp Twomey, a second generation retailer in Gloucester NSW I support the Rocky Hill Coal Project SSD 5156, Stratford Extension Project MOD 1 SSD 4966 MOD 1.The Gloucester region was developed because of resource mining, from Gold mining,cedar cutting,coal mining 1924,Gloucester Coal

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Coal Council slams Rocky Hill mine rejection in NSW

Coal Council slams Rocky Hill mine rejection in NSW

Feb 12, 2019 The Coal Council of Australia CCA has condemned the New South Wales Land and Environment Courts decision to refuse Gloucester Resources appeal over the Rocky Hill mine development.

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mining ore on a rocky hill

mining ore on a rocky hill

mining in rocky mountain national park National Park Service. Jun 25, 2002 . Placer mining of minerals on or near the surface was .. claim lays on steep side hills which slope to south and Fall River and this State. Contact US Rocky Hill coal mine on rocky ground .

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Tahmoor Coal Mine Extension Approved by NSW IPC

Tahmoor Coal Mine Extension Approved by NSW IPC

Apr 23, 2021 Tahmoor Colliery is a gassy mine, which means it emits a lot of greenhouse gases simply during the mining of the coal. The direct scope 1 emissions from the Tahmoor South Project are much higher than Rocky Hill mine would have been, with Tahmoor South projected to release more than double the volume of total emissions than Rocky Hill ...

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Great news for Gloucester as Rocky Hill mine rejected

Great news for Gloucester as Rocky Hill mine rejected

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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Does Australia need another coal mine Court rules a big

Does Australia need another coal mine Court rules a big

Feb 15, 2019 The Rocky Hill Coal Project was intended to be developed by Gloucester Resources Limited GRL which was granted three coal exploration licenses in

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Australia Rocky Hill coal mine case paves way for

Australia Rocky Hill coal mine case paves way for

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A mine would kill Gloucester residents have their say

A mine would kill Gloucester residents have their say

Feb 17, 2019 A mine would kill Gloucester residents have their say about Rocky Hill From teachers to traditional owners, local people make the case for resisting coal mining in their beautiful and ...

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Landmark Rocky Hill ruling could pave the way for more

Landmark Rocky Hill ruling could pave the way for more

Feb 11, 2019 Image credit Mister MackenzieWikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA On Friday, Chief Judge Brian Preston of the New South Wales Land and Environment Court handed down a landmark judgement confirming a decision to refuse a new open-cut coal mine near Gloucester in the Hunter Valley. The proposed Rocky Hill mines contribution to climate change was one of

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Rocky Hill Coal The Judge Who Stood Up Newcastle on

Rocky Hill Coal The Judge Who Stood Up Newcastle on

An open cut coal mine is proposed. 1. There is a valley, near Rocky Hill, that a coal mine proposes to cut and fill. The Gloucester valley is a creature of a unique topographic feature. The valley is the floor of a nest, the sides being ranges east and west. The Bucketts is the rocky range to the west. The Mograni range is the mountain range to ...

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The Rocky Hill decision a watershed for climate

The Rocky Hill decision a watershed for climate

But beneath the fertile farmland lies a rich coal resource and the ght to mine it could have far-reaching implications for fossil fuel mining the world over. 1. Coal exploration and mining in the Gloucester Basin The multiple coal seams of the geological

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The Rocky Hill residents who stopped a coal mine using the

The Rocky Hill residents who stopped a coal mine using the

But whether it is the Rocky Hill case, another against Adanis Carmichael mine or even a new coal-fired power plant, companies know they must account for

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R E P OR T Rocky Hill Coal Project

R E P OR T Rocky Hill Coal Project

Rocky Hill Coal Project 5 www.TheCIE.com.au Summary The Project Gloucester Resources Limited propose to establish an opencut coal mining operating at a greenfield site within the Gloucester Basin, approximately 3.5 to 7 kilometres south-east of Gloucester. The Project will mine up to 2 million tonnes per annum of Run-of-Mine ROM coal.

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Landmark Rocky Hill ruling could pave the way for more

Landmark Rocky Hill ruling could pave the way for more

Feb 11, 2019 Landmark Rocky Hill ruling could pave the way for more courts to choose climate over coal February 11, 2019 1.06am EST Justine Bell-James , The University of Queensland

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Rocky Hill Coal Project

Rocky Hill Coal Project

Rocky Hill Project Overview The Rocky Hill Coal Project RHCP was to be a comparatively small, modern open cut mining proposal that, if approved, would bring jobs and other economic benefits to the people of the Gloucester area. The Project was to involve mining of up to 2Mtpa Run-of-Mine ROM coal, with the coal being sized and the rock ...

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Landmark Rocky Hill Ruling Might Embolden Courts

Landmark Rocky Hill Ruling Might Embolden Courts

Feb 11, 2019 The proposed Rocky Hill mines contribution to climate change was one of the key reasons cited for refusing the application. On Friday, Chief Judge Brian Preston of the New South Wales Land and Environment Court handed down a landmark judgement confirming a decision to refuse a new open-cut coal mine near Gloucester in the Hunter Valley.

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Rocky Hill decision rocks mining lobby Green Left

Rocky Hill decision rocks mining lobby Green Left

May 17, 2019 Rocky Hill decision rocks mining lobby. Margaret Gleeson. May 17, 2019. Issue. 1221. Australia. The residents who stopped a coalmine and sent ripples through boardrooms around the world. The ruling by the NSW Land and Environment Court on February 8 to reject the Rocky Hill coalmine outside Gloucester is being felt beyond its local community ...

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NSW coal mine ruled out due to climate change in

NSW coal mine ruled out due to climate change in

Feb 08, 2019 This NSW Land and Environment Court decision this morning on the Rocky Hill coal mine is a landmark case, setting an excellent precedent that carbon emissions need to be included in any ...

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Rocky Hill coal mine case paves way for stronger legal

Rocky Hill coal mine case paves way for stronger legal

Jul 15, 2019 The ruling against the Rocky Hill open cut coal mine in NSW attracted a lot of attention for the role climate change played in the decision. But that wasnt the only reason it got rejected the verdict also represents a landmark legal decision for Aboriginal communities when it comes to protecting sacred lands from mining interests.

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Rocky Hill coal mine rejected by NSW Land and

Rocky Hill coal mine rejected by NSW Land and

Feb 07, 2019 He dismissed an appeal by developers of the controversial Rocky Hill open-cut coal mine near the Mid North Coast town of Gloucester against any earlier planning rejection.

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What does the Rocky Hill Coal Mine defeat mean Climate

What does the Rocky Hill Coal Mine defeat mean Climate

Feb 16, 2019 In an Australian first, a coal mine has been knocked back on social and climate change grounds. This ruling could change the face of climate litigation forever. On the 8th of February, in a landmark decision that has left environmental groups cheering, the NSW Land and Environment Court ruled that the construction of the proposed Rocky Hill Coal Mine near

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Rocky Hill coal mine Report Wood Mackenzie

Rocky Hill coal mine Report Wood Mackenzie

Jul 16, 2019 Rocky Hill coal mine. Report summary. Rocky Hill is a small open cut project planned in the Gloucester Basin in New South Wales. The project, being proposed by AMCI is targeting export of semi-hard, high fluidity coking coal. Wood Mackenzies asset reports are built from the bottom up, incorporating a number of granular data metrics to ...

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Rocky Hill Coal Project SSD 5156

Rocky Hill Coal Project SSD 5156

Gloucester Resources Limited GRL is seeking to establish and operate the Rocky Hill Coal Project project, a new open cut coal mining operation 5 kilometres south of Gloucester in the Gloucester Valley, in the former Gloucester Shire, now MidCoast Council local government area.

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Gloucester Resources Limited Rocky Hill Coal Project

Gloucester Resources Limited Rocky Hill Coal Project

Provisions of trade apprenticeships for local youth at the Rocky Hill Coal Project Provision of competency training and certification on mining-related equipment Provision of local training and employment for local people through related farming enterprises Working with the community

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Groundswell Gloucester

Groundswell Gloucester

The price of coal has plummeted but GRL are steadfast in their determination to build the Rocky Hill Mine. GRL has been pursuing approval for the Rocky Hill mine since it first approached the NSW Government in 2012 but has strategically dragged out the approval process for the past three years as it placed its application on hold and ...

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Rocky Hill referred to NSW PAC

Rocky Hill referred to NSW PAC

Oct 25, 2017 The objections to the proposed Rocky Hill project include increase in climate change. Sustainability 19 JUN 2018. Rocky Hill decision could mean rocky road for coal mine proposals . Sustainability 18 FEB 2019. Gloucester ruling divides opinion on mining and climate change. Sustainability 11 FEB 2019.

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Litigating Science Climate Change and the Rocky Hill Mine

Litigating Science Climate Change and the Rocky Hill Mine

Sep 21, 2020 The Rocky Hill Mine case was a landmark legal action for Australia. The Rocky Hill Mine was the first coal mine to be rejected by an Australian Court on the basis of climate change. In the second edition of our QUT Global Law, Science and Technology Seminar Series, Elaine Johnson head of the legal team representing the local community ...

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RW CORKERY amp CO gt Project gt Rocky Hill Coal Project

RW CORKERY amp CO gt Project gt Rocky Hill Coal Project

Rocky Hill Coal Project - Project Profile. Gloucester Resources Limited proposes to develop and operate a small scale open cut coal mine between 3.5km and 7km southeast of the Gloucester urban area. Gloucester Resources Limited amended the Project as a result of an agreement with Yancoal Australia Limited that will see sized Run-of-Mine ROM ...

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Kepcos Bylong mine cant escape climate reality any

Kepcos Bylong mine cant escape climate reality any

Mining company KEPCOs new submission to the Independent Planning Commission on its proposed Bylong Valley coal project is recognition the Rocky Hill judgement changed the way the IPC should consider new coal mines in New South

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Submission ROCKY HILL COAL MINE PROPOSAL

Submission ROCKY HILL COAL MINE PROPOSAL

The principal coal product to be produced from the Rocky Hill Coal Mine is a high fluidity coking coal, i.e. a product used in Asian steel mills and is in high demand. Unlike thermal coal which is the primary coal product from the Hunter Valley and used for power generation, there is no substitute for coking coal in the manufacture of steel.

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Court judgement KOs Rocky Hill coal mine Mandurah Mail

Court judgement KOs Rocky Hill coal mine Mandurah Mail

Feb 08, 2019 The Land and Environment Courts decision to stop the Rocky Hill coal mine on the basis that greenhouse gas emissionsampnbspfrom the project would contribute to climate change would be ...

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