Mid-north coast mine ordered to shut down over rehabilitation concerns

Published: 13th April 2017

NSW mining companies have been placed on notice after one mine on the mid-north coast was shut down this week for not paying their environmental rehabilitation security deposit.


Resources Regulator seeks presenters for annual safety seminar

Published: 4th April 2017

The Resources Regulator is seeking experienced and enthusiastic presenters for its annual Mechanical Engineering Safety Seminar on 6 and 7 September 2017 in Sydney’s Olympic Park. The theme for this year’s seminar is, Are you overthinking it?


Paying your account after the transition to the Department of Planning and Environment

Published: 31st March 2017

As a result of the transition of the Division of Resources and Energy to the Department of Planning and Environment, title holders should note new banking and invoicing details as of 1 April 2017.


Solar tracking well at Moree

Published: 22nd March 2017

Australia’s second largest solar farm and the first with technology to track the sun in order to capture maximum power from its energy has opened in NSW.


Setting clean energy examples for businesses

Published: 10th March 2017

The NSW Government is providing funding to selected NSW businesses that have an appetite for being powered by 100 per cent renewable energy, or achieving a greenhouse gas emissions reduction target such as net zero emissions.


Resources Regulator suspends Far Western Stone Quarries

Published: 8th March 2017

The NSW Resources Regulator has issued a suspension notice to Far Western Stone Quarries for failure to pay an outstanding environmental rehabilitation security deposit.


Australia's first renewable and advanced energy startup accelerator program launches in Sydney

Published: 13th February 2017

Sydney will be home to Australia’s first startup accelerator program focused on developing the state’s renewable and advanced energy sector.


Mine Safety Alert: Severe weather and fire preparedness

Published: 11th February 2017

The Resources Regulator has issued safety advice to mine operators. Due to Extreme or Catastrophic fire danger ratings on Sunday, the NSW Rural Fire Service requests mine operators to consider a range of measures to prepare for fires.


Continued caution in current conditions

Published: 11th February 2017

The NSW Government is calling on everyone in NSW to continue managing their energy demands during this ongoing heatwave. Consider your energy use carefully and only use essential equipment.


What we can do to reduce the load

Published: 10th February 2017

The NSW Government is calling on everyone in the community to play their part in helping to reduce expected demand for energy during the heatwave today.