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Greens welcome NSW coal seam gas inquiry

Saturday, August 6th, 2011
Austinmer Beach, Sunday May 29, 2011
Greens Senator for Queensland Larissa Waters has welcomed the announcement that the NSW Legislative Council will conduct an inquiry into the coal seam gas industry. “While the Queensland government has given the go-ahead for an unbridled stampede into the unknown, the NSW parliament will investigate the CSG industry’s… Read More

APPEA get it wrong again: We need a moratorium!

Saturday, August 6th, 2011

Queensland Greens spokesperson, Dr Libby Connors, says that the Australian Association of Petroleum Producers and Explorers has been caught out using misleading spin in two media stories this morning and that the scientific uncertainty about aquifer and health data adds to the need for a moratorium on coal seam gas development in Queensland.… Read More

Greens call to put Reef ahead of mining profits

Friday, August 5th, 2011
Shen Neng 1 aground on the Great Barrier Reef
The federal government needs to put the Great Barrier Reef ahead of mining profits, following UNESCO's criticism of the Australian Government for approving liquefied natural gas processing on the doorstop of the Great Barrier Reef which could… Read More

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