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mining coal on a rocky hill - Mine Equipments

Rocky Hill Coal Project The Rocky Hill Coal Project is a comparatively small, modern open cut mining proposal that, if approved, will bring jobs and other economic benefits to the ...

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What does the Rocky Hill Coal Mine defeat mean?

2019-2-16  In an Australian first, a coal mine has been knocked back on social and climate change grounds. This ruling could change the face of climate litigation forever. On the 8th of February, in a landmark decision that has left environmental groups cheering, the NSW Land and Environment Court ruled that the construction of the proposed Rocky Hill Coal Mine near Gloucester should not go ahead.

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Rocky Hill Coal ~ The Judge Who Stood Up - Newcastle

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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Gloucester Resources Rocky Hill open cut coal mine, NSW ...

2020-2-17  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

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Coal - Rocky Hill case continues rolling on

Ostensibly, the case was about whether a Rocky Hill open-cut coal mine should be allowed to go ahead. On February 8, in the NSW Land and Environment Court, Chief Justice Brian Preston handed down his decision in an appeal by Gloucester Resources, a company privately held by Hans Juergen Mende, a German billionaire dubbed the "godfather of coal".

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Amended Rocky Hill Coal Project Part 15 Economic

coal would be transported from the Rocky Hill Mine Area to the Stratford Mining Complex via the private haul road and processed in the Stratford CHPP before being loaded onto rail for transportation to the Port of Newcastle. Net benefits to NSW The cost benefit analysis (CBA) estimates the direct and indirect impacts of the amended

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Litigating Science: Climate Change and the Rocky Hill Mine ...

2020-9-21  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) discussed the case. This seminar is now available to watch online.

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Coal Council slams Rocky Hill mine rejection in NSW ...

2019-2-12  The Coal Council of Australia (CCA) has condemned the New South Wales Land and Environment Court's decision to refuse Gloucester Resources' appeal over

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Mining and resources - planning.nsw.gov.au

2020-6-26  Mining prohibitions Rocky Hill Coal site open cut mining prohibition. Amendments to the Mining SEPP commenced on 26 June 2020 to: prohibit open cut mining at the site of the proposed Rocky Hill Coal Project development application near Gloucester, Mid Coast LGA; and; prohibit coal mining at four other sites around: - Benelabri (Gunnedah LGA)

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Rocky Hill Coal ~ The Judge Who Stood Up - Newcastle

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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Coal Council slams Rocky Hill mine rejection in NSW ...

2019-2-12  The Coal Council of Australia (CCA) has condemned the New South Wales Land and Environment Court's decision to refuse Gloucester Resources' appeal over

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Gloucester Resources Limited Rocky Hill Coal Project

2017-11-23  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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Amended Rocky Hill Coal Project Part 15 Economic

coal would be transported from the Rocky Hill Mine Area to the Stratford Mining Complex via the private haul road and processed in the Stratford CHPP before being loaded onto rail for transportation to the Port of Newcastle. Net benefits to NSW The cost benefit analysis (CBA) estimates the direct and indirect impacts of the amended

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Rocky Hill Coal Project

Rocky Hill Project Overview The Rocky Hill Coal Project (RHCP) was to be a comparatively small, modern open cut mining proposal that, if approved, would bring jobs and other economic benefits to the people of the Gloucester area. The Project was to involve mining of up to 2Mtpa Run-of-Mine (ROM) coal, with the coal being sized and the rock ...

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After the (coal) dust settles – Rocky Hill case and social ...

2019-3-29  29 Mar 2019. After the (coal) dust settles – Rocky Hill case and social impacts By Nick Thomas, Brendan Bateman and Janelle Reid Proponents seeking approval for new projects, or modifications of existing projects, will need to consider closely the social impact assessment framework set out in Gloucester Resources Limited v Minister for Planning [2019] NSWLEC 7.

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Gloucester Rocky Hill coal mine: Locals fear economy will ...

The Rocky Hill coal mine in Gloucester will not go ahead following a Land and Environment Court decision. “Article 4.1 of the Paris Agreement calls for net zero emissions in the second half of ...

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(VIDEO) Corb Lund Releases Song Opposing Coal Mining

2021-10-22  Alberta musician Corb Lund has re-released a song from his past to help fight coal mining on the eastern slopes. He says sometimes art imitates life and sometimes it's the other way around and that's the way it is with the song This Is My Prairie. "The song I wrote ten or 12 years ago was a work of fiction

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Home GRL Coal

The owners and management of GRL have extensive coal mining experience within Australia and internationally, both as developers and operators. We are committed to ensuring the community is kept fully informed about our company and its exploration and project development activities, and that we are able to work closely with the community in a ...

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NSW responds to Rocky Hill mine decision 7NEWS

2019-10-22  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 "rapid and deep decrease" was required. Mr Barilaro on Tuesday said the mining sector was a major employer in regional NSW which drove investment opportunities and created jobs.

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Rocky Hill Coal Project

Rocky Hill Project Overview The Rocky Hill Coal Project (RHCP) was to be a comparatively small, modern open cut mining proposal that, if approved, would bring jobs and other economic benefits to the people of the Gloucester area. The Project was to involve mining of up to 2Mtpa Run-of-Mine (ROM) coal, with the coal being sized and the rock ...

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Rocky Hill coal project - Australia Institute

2020-12-2  Stratford Mining Complex to process and despatch coal from Rocky Hill. The 2013 Rocky Hill Project application (the “2013 Project”) was opposed by the then Gloucester Shire Council and many other local interest groups. Over 1,370 submissions from individuals opposed the

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Amended Rocky Hill Coal Project Part 15 Economic

coal would be transported from the Rocky Hill Mine Area to the Stratford Mining Complex via the private haul road and processed in the Stratford CHPP before being loaded onto rail for transportation to the Port of Newcastle. Net benefits to NSW The cost benefit analysis (CBA) estimates the direct and indirect impacts of the amended

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Submission ROCKY HILL COAL MINE PROPOSAL

2016-10-13  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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Gloucester Resources Limited Rocky Hill Coal Project

2017-11-23  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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Coal Council slams Rocky Hill mine rejection in NSW ...

2019-2-12  The Coal Council of Australia (CCA) has condemned the New South Wales Land and Environment Court's decision to refuse Gloucester Resources' appeal over

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Gloucester Rocky Hill coal mine: Locals fear economy will ...

The Rocky Hill coal mine in Gloucester will not go ahead following a Land and Environment Court decision. “Article 4.1 of the Paris Agreement calls for net zero emissions in the second half of ...

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Rocky Hill open-cut coal mine causes stress for local ...

2017-5-24  Gloucester residents anxiously await decision on revised Rocky Hill open cut coal mine proposal. ABC Mid North Coast. By Luisa Rubbo. Posted May 24, 2017 14:14:57 Photo: ...

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Gloucester ruling divides opinion on mining and climate ...

2019-2-11  Gloucester originally had its development application for the Rocky Hill coal project knocked back by the NSW Planning and Assessment Commission. The original proposed development was to extract 2.5 million tonnes per annum of run-of-mine

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Home GRL Coal

The owners and management of GRL have extensive coal mining experience within Australia and internationally, both as developers and operators. We are committed to ensuring the community is kept fully informed about our company and its exploration and project development activities, and that we are able to work closely with the community in a ...

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