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NSW Court s ruling on climate change raises concerns for

The project and decision The Rocky Hill coal mine planned for the mining of 21 million tonnes of coking coal over 16 years from the Gloucester Valley in NSW In the scheme of things it was not a particularly large mine proposal The court ruled that the mine should not proceed citing its inconsistency with other land uses amenity impacts...

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One billion tonnes in mining emissions approved despite

Jan 03 2021 0183 32 In the Rocky Hill case the Land and Environment Court found scope 3 emissions must be considered - that is greenhouse gases generated when third parties such as power stations burn gas or coal...

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Rocky Hill Coal Project Gloucester

Rocky Hill Coal Project Gloucester climate change policy across Australia rather than the Stat The Department always takes greenhouse gas emissions and energy effi ciency into account as part of the assessment process particularly direct emissions from the project itself or from energy supplied to the project The burning of any coal mined...

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Rocky Hill Coal Project SSD 5156

Rocky Hill Coal Project Assessment Report NSW Government iii Department of Planning Environment The amended project would also provide strong economic benefits through the employment of 45 to 110 workers royalty payments of 634 million payments of payroll and corporate tax payments to Council for the community projects and land rates...

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NSW responds to Rocky Hill mine decision The West Australian

The push comes after the Independent Planning Commission in August imposed overseas emissions conditions on its approval of the United Wambo coal project near Singleton The commission in 2017 rejected the nearby Rocky Hill project with a judge subsequently stating the coalmine would increase global greenhouse gas emissions at a time when a...

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NSW Planning Assessment Commission Determination Report

Rocky Hill Coal Project SSD 5156 1 INTRODUCTION On 23 October 2017 the Planning Assessment Commission received from the Department of Planning and Environment a State significant development application from Gloucester Resources Limited the applicant for the Rocky Hill Coal Project the project...

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Australian Judge Strikes Down Coal Mine in Part Because of

The Rocky Hill Coal Project will cause directly and indirectly emissions of greenhouse gases GHGs The most significant GHGs will be carbon dioxide CO2 and methane CH4 Different gases have different greenhouse warming effects referred to as global warming potentials and emission factors take into account the global warming potentials...

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Coal Council slams Rocky Hill mine rejection in NSW

The Coal Council of Australia CCA has condemned the New South Wales Land and Environment Court s decision to refuse Gloucester Resources appeal over the Rocky Hill mine development...

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On the landmark Rocky Hill mine decision

Commenting on the landmark decision by the NSW Land and Environment Court today to reject the Rocky Hill coal mine project Daniel Gocher Director of Climate Environment at the Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility ACCR said For the first time perhaps anywhere in the world an Australian court has ruled against a fossil fuel project on the basis of the impact its emissions...

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The wrong place and the wrong time The Rocky Hill Case a

Mar 22 2019 0183 32 The proposed Project site covered approximately 830 ha in a valley near Rocky Hill and the small country town of Gloucester in NSW Australia GRL sought to mine twenty million tonnes of coal from an open cut mine on the Gloucester valley site over a period of sixteen years...

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Rocky Hill open cut coal mine dead in the water after

Rocky Hill open cut coal mine dead in the water after Gloucester Resources abandons appeal option and actually Yancoal is closer to Stratford than what the Rocky Hill project was going to be...

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ROCKY HILL COAL PROJECT

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ROCKY HILL COAL PROJECT Cordell Connect CoreLogic

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RW CORKERY CO >Project >Rocky Hill Coal Project

The amended Rocky Hill Coal Project would also provide sought-after employment and an economic boost to Gloucester and surrounding areas An Environmental Impact Statement and accompanying Specialist Consultant Studies Compendium for the amended Project was placed on public exhibition between 17 August 2017 and 14 October 2017 Following the...

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Kate Sergent Major Projects

Within the recent case of the Rocky Hill Coal Project it was determined that there was sufficient coal mines both existing and approved in Australia that could meet current and likely future demand for coking coal This would mean that the demand for coking coal would be met by Australian coking coal of the highest quality in...

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Wrong place wrong time

Feb 20 2019 0183 32 What happened The Chief Judge of the NSW Land and Environment Court in Australia has upheld the decision of the NSW Minister for Planning s delegate to refuse planning approval for the proposed Rocky Hill Coal Project near the town of Gloucester Why is it important The Court s decision is as far as we are aware the first time an Australian project has been refused on the basis that it...

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Gloucester Resources Rocky Hill open cut coal mine NSW

Project details Gloucester Resources Limited described the Rocky Hill coal project as a comparatively small modern open cut mining proposal with a project site covering an area of around 830 hectares including the mining area and a private haul road linking it with the nearby Stratford Mining Complex 4...

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Project Overview

The Rocky Hill Coal Project was the result of extensive exploration geological modelling mine planning and environmental studies of the Site and surrounding areas Below is an outline of the Government process followed by GRL in attempting to gain approval for the Project...

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Regarding Rocky Hill Coal Project Introduction Nawal Maharaj President Manning Clean Water Action Group Inc our Group is an incorporated association which was founded in 2011 with a primary purpose being protection of the Manning River catchment water source related communities and environmental systems from pollution due to...

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There are lessons from Rocky Hill decision for Bylong

The Lock the Gate Alliance is hoping that the landmark Land and Environment Court decision to refuse the Rocky Hill coal mine near Gloucester will have implications on the proposed Bylong project currently being reviewed by the Independent Planning Commission IPC...

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Climate change impacts used to reject new NSW coal mine

Jun 03 2019 0183 32 The Rocky Hill Coal Project Project was expected to produce 21 million tonnes of coal over a period of 19 years including rehabilitation and support up to 110 jobs during operation and 60 jobs during construction...

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Australian court bars new coal mine project in landmark

The Rocky Hill project was developed by privately held Gloucester Resources a unit of GRL Holdings Pty Ltd which has the right to appeal to the New South Wales supreme court...

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Climate change impacts used to reject new NSW coal mine

The Rocky Hill Coal Project Project was expected to produce 21 million tonnes of coal over a period of 19 years including rehabilitation and support up to...

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Rocky Hill coal mine developer Gloucester Resources plans

Mar 08 2019 0183 32 The developer of a controversial coal mine in NSW plans to appeal a landmark decision that blocked the project in part in Sydney against the proposed Rocky Hill open-cut coal mine in...

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Rocky Hill Coal Mine Major Projects

Current Status Determination Interact with the stages for their nam SEARs SEARs Prepare EIS Prepare EIS Arrange Exhibition Arrange Exhibition Rocky Hill Coal Project EIS SCSC Vol 4_Part 12 N 50 Rocky Hill Coal Project EIS SCSC Vol 3_Cover and 49 Rocky Hill Coal Project EIS SCSC Vol 2_Part 6 Ov 18 Rocky Hill Coal Project EIS...

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Rocky Hill Coal project Green Left

Now they are fighting to stop a massive coal mine the Rocky Hill Coal project Gloucester Resources Limited GRL first proposed an open-cut coalmine 900 metres from homes on productive agricultural land in 2012 The project included major pieces of infrastructure including a coal handling and preparation plant and a rail load-out facility...

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Independent Planning Commission

Dear Sir/Madam I am the owner/manager of Yates 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 Limited...

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Rocky Hill mine plans quashed in Land and Environment

Plans for a new coal mine near Gloucester on the NSW mid-north coast are scuttled by the Chief Justice of the Land and Environment Court who claimed it would be in the wrong place at the wrong...

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Have your say on the amended Rocky Hill Coal Project

The Rocky Hill project would therefore not need a Coal Handling and Preparation Plant or a rail loop and train loading bin or a coal conveyor The amended proposal does not include constructing and operating an on-site Coal Handling and Preparation Plant...

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Submission Stratford Extension Project

Rocky Hill Coal Project and make submissions commenting on the separate proposals before Friday 14 October 2016 As a stakeholder MidCoast Council has the same opportunity to make a submission as community members This report is a response to the Statement of Environmental Effects and is a merit-based assessment of the document under the...

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