In the Media

Title Date

Poor air quality and health problems: the hidden cost of coal (Sydney Morning Herald)

16/08/2017

Adani $900m rail line loan should be ruled out after fraud allegations, opponents say (Guardian Australia)

16/08/2017

Report finds US, China and the EU have higher standards for power station air pollution than Australia (News.com.au)

15/08/2017

Coal power comes with $2.6bn health bill (SBS)

15/08/2017

Hunter coal-fired power stations licensed to emit 666 times more mercury than US power stations (Newcastle Herald)

15/08/2017

'Black hole': Pollution from coal-fired power worse than overseas, survey finds (The Age)

15/08/2017

Australia's top bank sued over climate change risks (CNN Money)

09/08/2017

Commonwealth Bank shareholders sue over 'inadequate' disclosure of climate change risks (Guardian Australia)

08/08/2017

Australian bank sued over failure to disclose climate risks (Climate Home)

08/08/2017

Shareholders launch ‘world-first’ lawsuit against Commonwealth Bank over climate change risks (News com au)

08/08/2017

CBA hit with climate change court action from shareholders (Australian Financial Review)

08/08/2017

Whitehaven Coal documents show environmental breaches (ABC)

04/08/2017

Changes to Victoria's EPA (Earth Matters, 3CR)

30/07/2017

Loan to Adani by infrastructure fund could be unlawful, says former clean energy head (Guardian Australia)

06/07/2017

Native vegetation: VFF has a 19th century mindset on farm trees (Weekly Times)

05/07/2017

State government to investigate rubbish dump fire (Queensland Times)

04/07/2017

What does the Finkel Review mean for community power? (RenewEconomy)

27/06/2017

Dr Veron petitions Environment Minister to stop Adani (ABC TV)

23/06/2017

Great Barrier Reef: 'Godfather of Coral' urges Adani approval rethink following recent bleaching events (ABC)

22/06/2017

Who is Gautam Adani, the man behind Australia’s most controversial mine? (News.com.au)

17/06/2017

EJA legal analysis says horses on beaches plan on Belfast Coastal Reserve "likely unlawful" (Warrnambool Standard)

08/06/2017

Adani announces 'green light' for Carmichael mega coal mine (Sydney Morning Herald)

06/06/2017

Scientists warn greater glider faces extinction and want it protected from logging (The Age)

03/06/2017

$8bn offshore wind farm plan for Victoria (The Australian)

02/06/2017

Adani: director on board that will consider $900m loan says project is 'vital' (Guardian Australia)

31/05/2017

Conflict of interests concerns over Adani loan (ABC radio PM)

30/05/2017

Barnaby Joyce condemns Queensland's refusal to process federal loan for Adani rail line (Guardian Australia)

29/05/2017

Adani: Government body board members considering rail loan 'linked to companies that may benefit' (ABC)

29/05/2017

Adani's coal plans dealt fresh blow as Queensland shunts $1bn rail loan role (Sydney Morning Herald)

28/05/2017

Adani coal mine in doubt over Queensland Government refusal to facilitate federal loan (ABC News Online)

28/05/2017

Great Barrier Reef 2050 plan no longer achievable due to climate change, experts say (Guardian Australia)

25/05/2017

Coal power stations potentially falsifying figures about toxic pollution levels (The Wire)

16/05/2017

Eraring power station accused of under-reporting pollution (Newcastle Herald)

15/05/2017

'Mindblowing': NSW EPA probes coal-fired power plants over pollution claims (Sun Herald)

14/05/2017

Political fury as Westpac refuses to fund Adani's mega coal mine (Huffington Post)

28/04/2017

Coal project cops caning (Gladstone Observer)

27/04/2017

Conservationists call for moratorium on logging to save endangered Leadbeater’s possum (Guardian Australia)

25/04/2017

Loaning $900m for Adani's central Queensland coal railway too risky, environmental lawyers say (ABC)

12/04/2017

Northern Australia fund board risks legal action over Adani loan (Financial Review)

12/04/2017

Adani mine railway loan would breach government's policy, says legal group (Guardian Australia)

06/04/2017

Coal pollution is on the rise (ABC Sydney Mornings)

03/04/2017

'Total failure': Calls for tougher controls as coal-related pollutants jump (Sydney Morning Herald)

03/04/2017

Coal mining and coal-fired power stations have significantly increased emissions, new figures show (Newcastle Herald)

03/04/2017

Pollution report highlights 'toxic burden' (AAP)

03/04/2017

Adani investors may have been misled (ABC)

22/03/2017

Great Barrier Reef just the tip of the climate change iceberg (Sydney Morning Herald)

10/03/2017

Victorian forests the battleground in battle to find balance between industry and environment (ABC)

02/03/2017

Environmental Justice Australia calls on EPA to act on serious air pollution at Vales Point (Coast Community News)

28/02/2017

Environmentalists who exposed logging have charges thrown out (The Age)

26/02/2017

Report takes aim at 'terrible' Adani past (AAP)

15/02/2017

Victoria moves to give its environment watchdog teeth with $45m overhaul (Guardian Australia)

19/01/2017

Power station closure will be harsh, but there's a silver lining (The Age)

04/11/2016

Air pollution increases 69 per cent as coal named top polluter (Sydney Morning Herald)

18/04/2016

Air pollution increases 69 per cent as coal named top polluter (Newcastle Herald)

17/04/2016

Linc Energy placed in administration 'to avoid penalties' (ABC)

16/04/2016

Coal v Coral: if Greg Hunt faces the truth he can save the Great Barrier Reef

15/04/2016

Half a dozen ways out of rehab for coal companies

13/04/2016

Mass coral bleaching now affecting half of Australia's Great Barrier Reef

11/04/2016

Great Barrier Reef: new chapter opens in the fight to save natural wonder from mining

10/04/2016

Air quality should be a federal issue

25/02/2016

Coal dust pollution in the spotlight at public meeting

22/02/2016

Dust up over Hunter air quality data

31/01/2016

Ministers to sign off on Australia's first clean-air agreement

15/12/2015

Hopes fade of tougher air pollution standards at meeting of environment ministers

15/12/2015

Hunter could be biggest loser in national air quality review

14/12/2015

Second inquiry into Hazelwood Mine Fire finds fires 'likely' contributed to 11 deaths

11/12/2015

3000 deaths caused by air pollution each year prompt calls for tougher standards

23/11/2015

Economist urges PAC to consider financial benefits of Mount Thorley Warkworth mine

09/09/2015

Opponents face off in latest showdown over Mount Thorley

07/09/2015

We can all be activists

06/07/2015

Living dangerously: should the Great Barrier Reef be on the list?

02/07/2015

Yarra River at risk of being 'strangled' by housing development, pollution, environmentalists say

17/03/2015

Yarra River: still badly polluted despite decades of talk about cleaning it up

17/03/2015

U.S. And Australian Coalition Call on the U.S. Ex-Im Bank: Don't Use U.S. Tax Dollars to Destroy the Great Barrier Reef

12/02/2015

The bandicoot goes to court

06/02/2015

A rethink needed on Hazelwood mine fire

15/09/2014

Flow on effects from RET decision will be felt across the region

09/09/2014

Western Port residents demand answers on whales

30/07/2014

East West Link: A 'Fast Track' To A Flawed Process

16/07/2014

'Curiosity': the cat-killing bait to protect native species

03/07/2014

Threatened species in, disability role out

03/07/2014

Threatened species commissioner appointed to help save native wildlife

03/07/2014

Hazelwood coalmine operator GDF Suez caught 'flat-footed', fire inquiry told

18/06/2014

Pollution laws up in smoke

05/06/2014

The sculptor who helped save the snipe

04/06/2014

Federal and State Governments failing on air pollution: EJA

22/05/2014

What if Australian cities were shrouded in smog?

22/05/2014

Crowds hear anti-fracking message

16/05/2014

Fight over alpine cattle grazing heads to court

16/05/2014

Greenies take their battles to court

22/04/2014

VCAT: Port Fairy developer must give ground to snipes

02/04/2014

Mine management queried in Hazelwood fire

01/03/2014

Morwell mine fire: vulnerable residents advised to relocate

28/02/2014

Call for independent inquiry into Morwell coal mine fire

24/02/2014

The environment would pay for 'free trade'

09/01/2014

You won't believe which environment group the Australian government has de-funded now

23/12/2013

Tony Abbott, Coalition Cut Environmental Defenders Offices Budget; Move Slammed as 'Barbaric'

19/12/2013

Funding cut to Environmental Defender's Offices described as 'barbaric'

18/12/2013

‘Gagged’: Environment defenders slam funding loss

18/12/2013

Abbott government strips environmental legal centres of federal funding

17/12/2013

Australia’s new rush

21/11/2013

Bid to sideline conservation advice

15/11/2013

Murray in limbo

13/11/2013

Muddled maps worry

30/10/2013

Metung issues CSG challenge

24/10/2013

Activists Sue To Protect Species At Risk

17/10/2013

Threatened species case settled

15/10/2013

Endangered species: Victoria agrees to prepare proper health assessments

14/10/2013

Endangered animals languish in Victorian government limbo

01/10/2013

Wombat Forestcare appeals to VCAT

01/10/2013

Climate warrior an early victim of new government's axe

20/09/2013

Tim Flannery defends Climate Commission after Government scrapping

19/09/2013

Tony Abbott can't stop green loans, top lawyer says

19/09/2013

Coalition faces legal battle to stop CEFC's green investments

19/09/2013

Gippsland viewed as a fracking frontline

13/09/2013

Victoria Puts Democracy In The Slow Lane

09/09/2013

Lawyers warn parties not to give environmental powers to states

05/09/2013

Govt pressured over port plans

03/09/2013

Open to abuse

23/08/2013

Forest Protection Laws Criticised

31/07/2013

Australia’s forest laws fail to help Leadbeater’s possum

31/07/2013

'One stop shop' in forests has broader lessons

31/07/2013

Environmentalists urge Rudd to scrap 'failed' forestry deal with states

31/07/2013

Concerns over rises in planning tribunal fees

17/06/2013

Legal action over lack of plan for threatened species

22/05/2013

Environmentalists suing state government over threatened species

21/05/2013

Fracking laws lacking

16/05/2013

Loggers Will Own Victoria's Forests

07/05/2013

Debate over the prospect of national park prospecting

29/04/2013

EPA decisions to be fast-tracked

05/04/2013

Vegetation clearing in the spotlight

18/01/2013

Gippland News - ABC Victoria

17/01/2013

Save our environment

15/01/2013

Water agency overrides state on mine regulation

11/01/2013

Floods spur inquiry

02/01/2013

Fight over AquaSure consortium's leases for Wonthaggi desalination plant operation

20/12/2012

Boyer wins environment award

05/12/2012

COAG's Green Tape Agenda Is Undemocratic

04/12/2012

A healthy environment shouldn’t just be for the rich

26/11/2012

The Hypocrisy In Baillieu's Green Vision

23/11/2012

Shifting sands erode public faith in planning

17/10/2012

Planning laws change for Narrawong land-owners

08/10/2012

Row on planning rules changed

08/10/2012

Minister sidesteps VCAT

04/10/2012

Minister scuttles Portland housing appeal

04/10/2012

Concern over coal seam gas grows

04/09/2012

Protesters should be protected

02/08/2012

VCAT hears plea to destroy protest footage

19/07/2012

Coastal development and climate change. Who’s going to pay?

11/07/2012

Woman challenges police refusal to destroy protest footage

11/07/2012

South Gippsland community determined to lock the gate on CSG

06/07/2012

DPI urged to come clean on CSG

27/06/2012

Call for study on health risks of Bacchus Marsh coal exploration

26/06/2012

Please explain urged over CSG impacts

21/06/2012

How Victoria puts you through the FoI wringer

08/06/2012

Questions on alpine grazing

06/06/2012

Alpine grazing trial called to account

01/06/2012

Vic Govt told to reveal cattle grazing documents

01/06/2012

Police surveillance challenged under rights charter

17/05/2012

Mining laws too lax on environment: report

27/04/2012

Experts say River Murray plan illegal - and will not provide enough water for SA

02/04/2012

Victoria passes the buck on carbon

28/03/2012

Activist goes to VCAT

27/01/2012

Forum opposes mine plans

19/10/2011

Moorabool residents get help to shaft mine

18/10/2011

Silence on the science of alpine grazing trial

06/09/2011

Apology on water spying

30/08/2011

Melbourne Water apologises for spying on pipeline protest farmer

24/08/2011

State government under pressure to explain how it will cut emissions

02/07/2011

EPA faces challange on brown-coal power plant

09/06/2011

All the sound and fury mask a simple truth about carbon

11/03/2011

Lawyers back first view of Water Act

26/10/2010

Protester takes government to court

03/10/2010

Climate bill 'fails to tackle carbon'

05/06/2010

Residents at breaking point over surf plan

10/05/2010

Money should be no barrier to pursuing a worthy cause

11/06/2009

ETS to make coal plant 'white elephant'

26/08/2008

Climate change thwarts coastal plans

18/08/2008

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