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Resources Regulator issues prohibition notice to Tahmoor Colliery

Published: 12th September 2017

The Resources Regulator has issued a prohibition notice to Tahmoor Coal Mine, preventing all workers from entering the site’s underground workings - with the exception of those undertaking safety-related activities.

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NSW mining companies called to share their rehabilitation records

Published: 12th September 2017

The Department of Planning and Environment is calling on mining companies to assist it to create an up-to-date map of mining rehabilitation across NSW.

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Resources Regulator issues prohibition notice to Mandalong

Published: 8th September 2017

The Resources Regulator has issued a notice to Mandalong Coal Mine prohibiting all workers from entering the site’s underground workings - with the exception of those undertaking safety-related activities.

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Resources Regulator announces prosecution proceedings against Newcrest Mining Limited

Published: 30th August 2017

The NSW Department of Planning and Environment’s Resources Regulator has announced it has started prosecution proceedings against Newcrest Mining Limited.

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Incident at underground mine near Mudgee

Published: 29th August 2017

The Department of Planning and Environment’s Resources Regulator has confirmed it is responding to a report of an incident at an underground coal mine near Mudgee.

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$8 million funding boost for innovative low emission technology

Published: 25th August 2017

The brightest minds in the resources and power generation sectors have been awarded more than $8 million in funding for their research ideas.

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Far Western Stone Quarry licence cancelled

Published: 22nd August 2017

NSW mining companies have been placed on notice to ensure their environmental rehabilitation security deposits are fully paid after a mine in the west of the state had its licences cancelled last week.

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Mining allowed to resume at Appin Colliery

Published: 17th August 2017

Following an extensive compliance review of the mining operations, the Department of Planning and Environment’s Resources Regulator has today allowed limited mining operations at South 32’s Appin Colliery providing remedial actions are taken.

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Rock out at free events in Newcastle for National Science Week

Published: 7th August 2017

Two free events are open to the public thanks to the Geological Survey of NSW as part of National Science Week.

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NSW Government reveals geological treasures

Published: 7th August 2017

Ancient fossil finds and unique minerals will be on display for public viewing by the Geological Survey of NSW for a Sydney Science Festival event during National Science Week.