Gloucester Resources Limited Rocky Hill Coal Project

2017-11-23  Gloucester Resources Limited Rocky Hill Coal Project Presentation to: NSW Planning Assessment Commission November 2017 27th July 2017. Introduction. Project Overview ... non-mining buffer around the Gloucester township and protect the

Get Price

Rocky Hill Coal Project Gloucester - Mid-Coast Council

2016-9-20  for coal mines. Buff ers are flexible depending on circumstances, for example to reflect diff erent impacts midcoast.nsw.gov.au 3 Rocky Hill Coal Project Gloucester upwind and downwind. For example, the EPA’s NSW Industrial Noise Policy provides for management of impacts on neighbouring properties based on the scale of the impact,

Get Price

Independent Planning Commission - Rocky Hill Coal Project

2017-10-23  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.

Get Price

Land and Environment Court reject Rocky Hill coal mine ...

2019-2-8  The controversial Rocky Hill coal mine near Gloucester will not be built following a landmark ruling in the Land and Environment Court. The court dismissed an appeal by Gloucester Resources, which was seeking to overturn a NSW Government decision to reject the mine because of its impact on the Gloucester

Get Price

Rocky Hill coal mine - please take action Friends of the ...

2013-9-13  The Rocky Hill mine will cause high levels of noise for residents close to the mine but also unacceptable levels of noise for residents in Gloucester town. Health - negative health impacts, which can result in serious illnesses, from the dust from open cut coal mines

Get Price

Groundswell Gloucester

2021-3-12  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 ...

Get Price

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.

Get Price

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.

Get Price

After win against CSG, Gloucester now battles Rocky Hill

2017-6-24  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.

Get Price

2.1.6.3 Rocky Hill Coal Project Bioregional Assessments

As of June 2015, NSW Department of Planning and Environment placed the Rocky Hill Coal Project on hold. The information summarised in this section was obtained from the Rocky Hill Coal Project environmental impact statement (R.W.Corkery Co. Pty Ltd, 2012a, 2012b) and the Rocky Hill Coal Project Groundwater Assessment (Australasian Groundwater and Environmental Pty Ltd, 2013).

Get Price

Land and Environment Court reject Rocky Hill coal mine ...

2019-2-8  The controversial Rocky Hill coal mine near Gloucester will not be built following a landmark ruling in the Land and Environment Court. The court dismissed an appeal by Gloucester Resources, which was seeking to overturn a NSW Government decision to reject the mine because of its impact on the Gloucester

Get Price

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. The Project was to involve mining of up to 2Mtpa Run-of-Mine (ROM) coal, with the coal being sized and the rock removed on site before being ...

Get Price

Rocky Hill coal mine - please take action Friends of the ...

2013-9-13  The Rocky Hill mine will cause high levels of noise for residents close to the mine but also unacceptable levels of noise for residents in Gloucester town. Health - negative health impacts, which can result in serious illnesses, from the dust from open cut coal mines

Get Price

Rocky Hill Coal Project Gloucester - Mid-Coast Council

2016-9-20  for coal mines. Buff ers are flexible depending on circumstances, for example to reflect diff erent impacts midcoast.nsw.gov.au 3 Rocky Hill Coal Project Gloucester upwind and downwind. For example, the EPA’s NSW Industrial Noise Policy provides for management of impacts on neighbouring properties based on the scale of the impact,

Get Price

Independent Planning Commission - Rocky Hill Coal Project

2017-10-23  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.

Get Price

After win against CSG, Gloucester now battles Rocky Hill

2017-6-24  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.

Get Price

Amended Rocky Hill Coal Project Part 15 Economic

and despatch coal mined from the Rocky Hill Mine Area. Consequently, Gloucester Resources Limited has amended the Rocky Hill Coal Project to provide for the transportation of sized coal to the Stratford Mining Complex via a private haul road and no longer intends to construct or use the previously proposed Rocky Hill coal

Get Price

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.

Get Price

Rocky Hill coal mine case paves way for stronger legal ...

2021-8-19  Back in December 2012, mining company Gloucester Resources Limited lodged its development application for the Rocky Hill Coal Mine. This application was made as a state significant development application within the meaning of s4.36(1) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (EPA Act).

Get Price

Gloucester Resources (“Rocky Hill”) case

Gloucester Resources (“Rocky Hill”) case. This is an immensely important case involving the first rejection by an Australian court of a coal mine based, in part, on climate change. In addition to the result, the importance of this case lies in who wrote the judgment and how well it is written. The trial decision was delivered by the Chief ...

Get Price

Gloucester Resources Limited Rocky Hill Coal Project

2017-11-23  Gloucester Resources Limited Rocky Hill Coal Project Presentation to: NSW Planning Assessment Commission November 2017 27th July 2017. Introduction. Project Overview ... non-mining buffer around the Gloucester township and protect the

Get Price

Rocky Hill Coal Project Gloucester - Mid-Coast Council

2016-9-20  for coal mines. Buff ers are flexible depending on circumstances, for example to reflect diff erent impacts midcoast.nsw.gov.au 3 Rocky Hill Coal Project Gloucester upwind and downwind. For example, the EPA’s NSW Industrial Noise Policy provides for management of impacts on neighbouring properties based on the scale of the impact,

Get Price

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. The Project was to involve mining of up to 2Mtpa Run-of-Mine (ROM) coal, with the coal being sized and the rock removed on site before being ...

Get Price

Independent Planning Commission - Rocky Hill Coal Project

2017-10-23  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.

Get Price

Rocky Hill coal mine - please take action Friends of the ...

2013-9-13  The Rocky Hill mine will cause high levels of noise for residents close to the mine but also unacceptable levels of noise for residents in Gloucester town. Health - negative health impacts, which can result in serious illnesses, from the dust from open cut coal mines

Get Price

Land and Environment Court reject Rocky Hill coal mine ...

2019-2-8  2019-2-8  The controversial Rocky Hill coal mine near Gloucester will not be built following a landmark ruling in the Land and Environment Court. The court dismissed an appeal by Gloucester Resources, which was seeking to overturn a NSW Government decision to reject the mine because of its impact on the Gloucester

Get Price

Groundswell Gloucester

2021-3-12  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 ...

Get Price

Rocky Hill Gloucester Case Win - Environmental Defenders ...

2019-2-6  Rocky Hill Gloucester Case Win. In February 2019, EDO secured a landmark legal victory, with the refusal of the proposed Rocky Hill coal mine in the New South Wales Upper Hunter region. A key factor in the win was the mine’s potential impacts on greenhouse gas emissions and climate change. The once-in-a-generation case was the first time ...

Get Price

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.

Get Price