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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

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 open cut coal mine 'dead in the water' after ...

May 09, 2019  Rocky Hill mine's contribution to climate change was cited as one of the key reasons for refusing the application Gloucester says it will explore other options in the area, which residents say is ...

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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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Gloucester's victory against the Rocky Hill coal mine ...

Feb 21, 2019  For years the people of Gloucester in NSW, have fought back against a dirty big coal mine. After ten years, in a historic and game-changing court decision, t...

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Court rules out Hunter Valley coalmine on climate change ...

Feb 07, 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:

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The Rocky Hill residents who stopped a coal mine using the ...

But whether it is the Rocky Hill case, another against Adani's Carmichael mine or even a new coal-fired power plant, companies know they must account for tighter carbon constraints sooner or later.

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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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"Wrong place...wrong time" - Key implications of the ...

Feb 20, 2019  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 lawsuit (re mine’s impact on climate ...

Apr 23, 2018  Australia: Rocky Hill coal mine case paves way for stronger legal protections for Aboriginal heritage Date: 9 Jul 2020 Content Type: Article. 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.

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Grendel Ky TPB – All New Comics

For two generations, the rural hill town of Grendel, Kentucky has honored its Faustian bargain with the monster living in its abandoned coal mine: a human sacrifice every season in return for agrarian prosperity the likes of which this rocky region had never before seen

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Riversleigh fossils. Mt Isa museum. Mount Isa Township ...

Jul 23, 2012  Mount Isa Township. Like Broken Hill Mt Isa is an isolated outback town created because of a mineral discovery in 1923. It was part of the Cloncurry Shire council until it was declared a town with its own local government in 1963. Today it has a population of around 20,000 people but at its peak in the 1970s it had 34,000 people. The city area encompasses a huge unpopulated area making Mt Isa ...

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Josh Limpach's Playlist - mix2 (431 songs) @ MixerBox

Josh Limpach composed a playlist with the following 431 songs: Adele - Hello, Adele - Someone Like You (Official Music Video), Adele - When We Were Young (Live at The Church Studios), Adele - Rolling in the Deep (Official Music Video), Adele - Set Fire to the Rain Lyrics, Adele - Chasing Pavements, Amy Winehouse - Back To Black, Amy Winehouse - You Know I'm No Good, Amy Winehouse - Rehab, The ...

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Rocky Hill Coal ~ The Judge Who Stood Up - Newcastle on Hunter

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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Independent Planning Commission - Rocky Hill Coal Project

Oct 23, 2017  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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Mines Rocky Hill

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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

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Mining companies feel the heat over climate change ...

Apr 16, 2019  Rocky Hill makes history. In February, an Australian-first occurred when the proposed Rocky Hill coal mine near Gloucester, on the NSW mid

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Mining and resources - planning.nsw.gov.au

Jun 26, 2020  The Mining SEPP aims to manage and sustainably develop these resources for the social and economic benefit of the community. Mining prohibitions Rocky Hill Coal site open cut mining prohibition. Amendments to the Mining SEPP commenced on 26 June 2020 to:

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Australian court denies Rocky Hill coal mine over ...

Feb 08, 2019  The NSW Land and Environment Court in Australia has rejected the proposed Rocky Hill open cut coal mine in the Hunter Valley because of the greenhouse gas pollution it would produce. Justice Brian Preston said in his ruling that the Rocky Hill project has been denied on the basis of uncertain economic benefits and adverse social and visual impacts.

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Rocky Hill mine plans quashed in Land and Environment ...

Feb 08, 2019  Rocky Hill mine plans quashed in Land and Environment Court. Members of the community group Gloucester Groundswell attended the hearing. ( ABC News: Meredith Griffiths) A new coal mine near ...

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Rocky Hill coal mine rejected by NSW Land and Environment ...

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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NSW coal mine ruled out due to climate change, in landmark ...

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

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Future mining projects in NSW will happen (with ...

Aug 06, 2020  The Land and Environment Court’s refusal of the Rocky Hill mine project, and the Independent Planning Commission’s (IPC) rejection of KEPCO’s Bylong Coal Project, in part, due to the effects on “downstream” greenhouse gas emissions, raised concern about the future development of the coal

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Does latest NSW Land and Environment Court decision dampen ...

Mar 28, 2019  Since the recent NSW Land and Environment Court decision regarding the Rocky Hill coal mine proposal (Gloucester Resources Limited v Minister for Planning [2019] NSWLEC 7) (Rocky Hill case), which refused approval for the mine partly on the basis of the Court's assessment of "downstream" greenhouse gas emissions, there has been a lot of attention on how greenhouse gas

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NSW Land and Environment Court refuses development ...

Dec 14, 2017  NSW Land and Environment Court refuses development approval for Rocky Hill Coal Mine Project on climate change grounds 13 February 2019 The NSW Land and Environment Court (Court) has refused development consent for the Rocky Hill Coal Project in the Gloucester Valley, citing the mine’s likely contribution to climate change as a key reason.

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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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Independent Planning Commission - Rocky Hill Coal Project

Oct 23, 2017  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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Gloucester Resources Rocky Hill open cut coal mine, NSW ...

Feb 17, 2020  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

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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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Amended Rocky Hill Coal Project Part 15 Economic Assessment

Since the exhibition of the Environmental Impact Statement for the Rocky Hill Coal Project in 2013, Gloucester Resources Limited has reached an agreement with Yancoal Australia Limited to utilise the existing facilities at the nearby Stratford Mining Complex to process and despatch coal mined from the Rocky Hill Mine Area.

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Landmark Rocky Hill Ruling Might Embolden Courts ...

Feb 11, 2019  The proposed Rocky Hill mine’s 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

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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Australian Court Rejects New Coal Mine CleanTechnica

Feb 14, 2019  The Rocky Hill Coal Project was intended to be developed by Gloucester Resources Limited (GRL) which was granted three coal exploration licenses in the Gloucester Basin in 2006.

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Kepco’s Bylong mine can’t escape climate reality any ...

Mining company KEPCO’s 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 Wales, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.1.

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Red Hill coal project - Global Energy Monitor

The Red Hill coal project is a proposed underground mine being investigated by the BHP Mitsubishi Alliance, to produce 14 million tonnes per annum, near Moranbah, Central Queensland, Australia.. Coal would be exported via BMA's Hay Point Coal Terminal.. The project received federal approval in 2015 but remains undeveloped. Yet an industry media report in February 2020 asserts that BHP retains ...

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Landmark decision blocks Gloucester Resources coal mine in

Feb 08, 2019  In an appeal decision being hailed as a landmark that could further tighten the screws on the coal industry, the NSW Land and Environment Court has blocked Gloucester Resources' proposed Rocky ...

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Landmark Rocky Hill ruling could pave the way for more ...

Feb 11, 2019  Image credit: Mister Mackenzie/Wikimedia 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 mine’s contribution to climate change was one of the key reasons cited for

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RW CORKERY CO > Project > 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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