New mining laws: no more nicking off


The future of the Townsville's Yabulu nickel refinery is on shaky ground but new environmental protection laws will ensure that no mess is left behind. The State Government will introduce new laws to prevent businesses from leaving taxpayers with costly environmental clean-up … [Read more...]

Abbot Point expansion won’t dredge reef

Development Minister: Abbot Point development won't dredge or dump on the reef.

Adani’s monolithic mining project is making further progress towards development, with the final Environmental Impact Statement for the expansion of the Abbot Point coal port submitted to the Commonwealth Government for review. The Abbot Point expansion plan is a crucial piece of the puzzle … [Read more...]