Linc Energy fined $4.5 million for serious environmental harm at underground coal gasification plant

Linc Energy fined $4.5 million for serious environmental harm at underground coal gasification plant

Updated May 11, 2018 18:18:27 A gas company has been fined a record $4.5 million for causing serious environmental harm at its underground coal gasification plant on Queensland’s western Darling Downs. Linc Energy was found guilty by a District Court jury in Brisbane last month after a 10-week trial. The …

Environmental Services Assistant – Monash Health Organisation

Western Sydney Local Health District Registered Nurse – Nursing Resource Team The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) in Melbourne, Victoria is a leading provider of specialist.Registered Nurse – Nursing Resource Team The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) in Melbourne, Victoria is a leading provider of specialist.Registered Nurse – Nursing Resource Team The …

Tyre stockpile fire risk prompts environmental charges against Tony Di Carlo and Tyremil

Tyre stockpile fire risk prompts environmental charges against Tony Di Carlo and Tyremil

Updated April 24, 2018 17:31:47 Photo: Tyremil’s Kingston tyre stockpile is subject to 56 environmental charges. (ABC News: Kristian Silva) Related Story: Queensland ‘powerless to act’ against rogue company behind massive tyre stockpiles Related Story: Rogue tyre operator Tony Di Carlo sent $40k bill over Rocklea fire Businessman Tony Di …

South African activists awarded Goldman Environmental Prize for fight against nuclear power deal

South African activists awarded Goldman Environmental Prize for fight against nuclear power deal

Updated April 24, 2018 15:30:45 Photo: Liz McDaid and Makona Lekalakala were awarded the 2018 Goldman Environmental Prize. (Supplied: Goldman Environmental Prize) Liz McDaid and Makoma Lekalakala have been awarded the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize for their role in stopping a controversial nuclear deal between South Africa and Russia. Now …

Linc Energy guilty of serious environmental harm at UCG plant in southern Queensland

Linc Energy guilty of serious environmental harm at UCG plant in southern Queensland

Updated April 09, 2018 12:05:36 Photo: Linc Energy did not defend itself because it is in liquidation. (Linc Energy) Gas company Linc Energy has been found guilty of causing serious environmental harm at its underground coal gasification (UCG) plant on Queensland’s western Darling Downs. Linc Energy was charged with five …

Borneo oil spill: Environmental groups and victim’s family call for accountability

Borneo oil spill: Environmental groups and victim’s family call for accountability

Posted April 07, 2018 05:05:49 Photo: Rohani Baso mourns the death of her husband and says she doesn’t know how to care for their daughter without him. (ABC News: Adam Harvey) Environmental groups want the head of Indonesia’s state-owned oil company to be fired over an oil spill that has …

Clothing and textile manufacturing’s environmental impact and how to shop more ethically – Science News

Clothing and textile manufacturing’s environmental impact and how to shop more ethically – Science News

The shirt you’re wearing right now: what’s it made from? In its rawest form, was it once growing in a field, on a sheep’s back or sloshing at the bottom of an oil well? We wear clothes literally every day, but few of us spend much time reflecting on what …

Marshall Islands ‘overlooking’ environmental impact of using digital currency as legal tender

Marshall Islands ‘overlooking’ environmental impact of using digital currency as legal tender

Posted March 24, 2018 09:51:16 The Marshall Islands Government has made international headlines with its plan to become the first in the world to establish a digital currency as legal tender. Even if it succeeds, critics are arguing that such a policy would undermine the Marshalls’ very prominent stance on …