November 28, 2016
The NSW Minerals Council (NSWMC) welcomed the opportunity to comment on the Discussion Paper for the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Improvement Project and made a submission last week.
August 30, 2016
The 2016 Health, Safety, Environment and Community Awards have been announced
August 29, 2016
The 2016 HSEC Conference runs between 29-30 August
August 25, 2016
The Bloomfield Group (TBG) have adopted innovative mine noise suppression techniques with their Rix's Creek Mine.
June 21, 2016
The NSW Government deserves congratulations for its management of the State’s finances over the last five years and for its focus on investing in critical infrastructure.
May 04, 2016
The NSW Government has released a proposed reforms to the State’s biodiversity legislation. It proposes to bring together the Native Vegetation Act, Threatened Species Conservation Act, parts of the National Parks and Wildlife Act into one Biodiversity Conservation Act (along with some amendments to the Local Land Services Act. The regulations are not on exhibition.
April 27, 2016
Two new studies on air quality in the Lower Hunter are a useful addition to the available research on the impact coal trains and coal export terminals have on air quality in the region.
April 08, 2016
Results from the cattle grazing study being conducted at Rio Tinto Coal & Allied’s Hunter Valley Operations continue to show that NSW mine rehabilitation is world class.
March 31, 2016
Department of Resources and Energy has released a fact sheet on exploration and mining rehabilitation. The NSW Government has strict conditions in place to ensure that any land affected by exploration and mining activities is left in a safe, stable and non-polluting sustainable condition.
March 17, 2016
The NSW Government has delivered better safety for mine workers and protesters through a package of measures that will deter illegal and dangerous protest activity while protecting the rights of people to protest within the law.