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no rocky hill coal mine in gloucester poster. Rocky Hill Coal Project. 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.

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New Poll: Gloucester Rejects Rocky Hill Coal Mine 13/7/17 Media Release: Public Meeting 17/5/17 Forbesdale Residents tell of their Rocky Hill Pain 16/5/17 Gloucester Residents Angry about Rocky Hill Coal Mine Proposal 14/10/16 Community vows to fight Rocky Hill mine and impacts on local land and water 7/8/16 Rocky Hill Mine a Disaster for ...

Rocky Hill Coal Project

This means the Rocky Hill Coal Project will not proceed. GRL remains the holder of three Exploration Licences in the Gloucester Basin and will continue to undertake investigations in these areas. For more information, including Project Information sheets prepared to inform the public about coking coal and the methods proposed by GRL to minimise dust, noise and visual impacts, please click here .

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

The proposed Rocky Hill mine's contribution to climate change ... An open-cut coal mine in this part of the Gloucester valley would be in ... Her cat shares her campaign poster but Taiwan's ...

Climate change impacts used to reject new NSW coal mine ...

Gloucester residents celebrate their win in the Land and Environment Court in Sydney against Gloucester Resources' proposed Rocky Hill open-cut coal mine. Janie Barrett

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

Plans for a new coal mine near Gloucester, on the NSW mid-north coast, are scuttled by the Chief Justice of the Land and Environment Court, who claimed it would be in the wrong place at the wrong ...

Gloucester residents prepare for Rocky Hill Land and ...

“The system for assessing and deciding damaging coal mines in New South Wales is abysmal. The Rocky Hill coal mine proposal was unquestionably damaging to Gloucester’s future and was opposed by the local community,” she said. Gloucester Resources was contacted for comment.

Independent Planning Commission - Rocky Hill Coal Project

I will not be in Gloucester when the PAC meets there in November. My main objections to the Rocky Hill Coal Mine proposal are still that it is too close to Gloucester residences and will cause noise, dust and diesel particulate pollution; there is the potential for pollution of water supply for downstream residents and I do not believe there will be a significant increase in work for locals.

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

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: David Angel/Alamy Stock Photo/Alamy Stock ...

Rocky Hill coalmine rejected | Green Left

A concerted campaign to stop Gloucester Resources Limited’s open-cut coalmine on agricultural land in Gloucester has been rewarded. The NSW Department of Planning and the Environment recommended on October 23 that GRL’s Rocky Hill mine not be given approval.

Gloucester's controversial Rocky Hill coking coal mine ...

Evidence: Climate change expert Professor Will Steffen has given evidence in Gloucester Resource's appeal against refusal of its Rocky Hill open cut coking coal mine. GLOUCESTER’S controversial Rocky Hill open cut coal mine proposal cannot be approved if Australia is to meet its obligations under the global Paris Agreement on climate change, a court has heard.

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

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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Importantly, the Court found that the Rocky Hill coal project will cause a variety of serious negative social impacts to the Gloucester community, including visual, noise and dust impacts, and significant impacts to Aboriginal Cultural Heritage, stating that the mine will severely impact on people’s sense of place - especially damaging to local Aboriginal people and their connection to Country.

Rocky Hill coal mine rejected by NSW Land and …

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.

The Rocky Hill residents who stopped a coal mine using …

Gloucester residents after their win in a NSW court against the proposed Rocky Hill open-cut coal mine in Gloucester. Credit: Janie Barrett. Normal text size Larger text size Very large text size.

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 ...

After win against CSG, Gloucester now battles Rocky Hill …

People living in and around Gloucester have barely drawn breath since successfully defeating AGL’s plans to turn the Gloucester Basin into a coal seam gas field. Now, they are fighting to stop a massive coal mine, the Rocky Hill Coal project. Gloucester Resources Limited (GRL) first proposed an open-cut coalmine, 900 metres from homes on productive agricultural land in 2012.

Gloucester hearing begins - EDO NSW

Gloucester’s Rocky Hill coal mine 'climate change' hearing begins. A landmark hearing in Australian courts that starts today will hear expert evidence about why the Rocky Hill Coal Project must be rejected to ensure that the carbon budget required to meet the global Paris climate commitment to keep temperature rise to less than two degrees Celsius is not exceeded.

Rocky Hill Mine Knocked Back On Climate Change Grounds

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 3,000 people inland on the Mid North Coast of New ...

Gloucester Resources lawsuit (re mine’s impact on climate ...

Gloucester Resources lawsuit (re mine’s impact on climate change, Australia) Case profile also available in: Español The Australian mining company, Gloucester Resources (GRL) planned to open a coal mine near Gloucester, Australia and lodged a development application for consent on 18 December 2012.

'A mine would kill Gloucester': residents have their say ...

'A mine would kill Gloucester': residents have their say about Rocky Hill From teachers to traditional owners, local people make the case for resisting coal mining in their ‘beautiful’ and ...

NSW Land and Environment Court refuses development ...

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.

NSW judge cites greenhouse emissions when banning …

“All of the direct and indirect GHG emissions of the Rocky Hill Coal Project will impact on the environment.” Posters like this opposing the mine became a routine sight in the Gloucester area ...

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Rocky Hill Coal Project_ Response to Submissions.pdf; GRL_DAE response to CIE Ecom peer review 210817.pdf; RHCP_RTS 05_ Section 2.13 to 2.28_ June 2017.pdf

The implications of the recent Rocky Hill decision for ...

The implications of the recent Rocky Hill decision for major development 07 May 2019 A recent landmark ruling by the NSW Land and Environment Court in which it refused a proposed coal mine on climate change (amongst other) grounds will have broad-reaching implications for future development and major projects across the country.

Gloucester community delighted that Rocky Hill …

No appeal. Yesterday, May 8, the proponent of the proposed mine, Gloucester Resources Limited, announced it would not file an appeal. This means the ground-breaking judgment stands. ‘The community of Gloucester and most importantly the affected residents are absolutely delighted that they can now get on with their lives,’ said Julie Lyford, chairperson of Groundswell Gloucester.

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Gloucester Resources Limited amended the Project as a result of an agreement with Yancoal Australia Limited that will see sized Run-of-Mine (ROM) coal from the Rocky Hill Coal Mine processed at the existing facilities operated at the nearby Stratford Mining Complex and the despatch of high quality coking coal directly from that mine, reducing the local environmental impacts associated with ...

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

The proponent proposed to develop an open-cut coking coal mine in the Gloucester Valley in NSW. The life of the mine was predicted to be about 21 years. The coking coal would be exported and used in the manufacture of steel. The Gloucester Valley is flanked by mountain ranges, and the mine site is near the town of Gloucester.