"Multinational gas companies will soon sell an annual $50 billion worth of Australian gas to foreign markets, but the nation will have to wait more than a decade for any revenue boost and some projects will never pay a cent in tax for the resources they extract."
7,659 and counting! That's how many submissions the Sydney Knitting Nannas And Friends calculated have been collected so far, opposing the coal seam gas project at Narrabri, NSW. Can you help stop the spread of coal seam gas in NSW? [ Csgfreenorthwest.org.au Link ]
DODGING THE RISK TO GROUNDWATER: Scathing new evidence revealed in the Australian newspaper today shows shale gas fracking company Origin Energy is shirking insurance and leaving landholders to bear the brunt of contamination risks. NT Cattle Station Owner Rod Dunbar has advice to all landholders in this position. [ Lockthegate.org.au Link ]
Terrible news that the Planning Assessment Commission has approved the Wilpinjong mine extension. The devastated Wollar community is shocked that this decision was made *a week* after submissions closed. A mine shouldn't cost a town, contact Planning Minister Anthony Roberts: (02) 8574 5600
Keep WA Labor honest – join us in making sure that the new government delivers on its promises for a state-wide moratorium on unconventional gas and regional bans. There’s no time to lose! [ Lockthegate.good.do Link ]
Hunter Valley farmer, Wendy Bowman gives the speech of her life after winning international Goldman Environmental Prize. “What worried me more was that if I sold it would wreck the lives of all those people” because of the mine’s expected impacts on downstream water sources.
Congratulations Hunter Valley farmer Wendy Bowman on receiving the international Goldman Environmental Prize in recognition of her success protecting her home and community from Yancoal's South East Open Cut mine. Support Wendy: [ Lockthegate.org.au Link ]
Santos 7,000+ page Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Narrabri Gas Project – public submissions closing date is May 22. Your voice counts. Make a submission today: [ Lockthegate.good.do Link ]
FRACKING companies are desperate to put our incredible Northern Territory at risk with fracking gasfields. But that's not the way the story ends. [ Lockthegate.org.au Link ]
Sign this petition and add your contact details so you can be part of the biggest rescue team the Northern Territory has ever known! Please also like & share this video message of support for the NT from John Butler who... View details ⇨
Breaking: Hunter Valley farmer Wendy Bowman, 83, has been awarded the 2017 Goldman Environmental Prize for stopping a mining company from taking her family farm at Camberwell, north-west of Singleton!
Support Wendy: [ Lockthegate.org.au Link ]