COURT CHALLENGES

Two large coal mines planned for the Galilee Basin continue to fight separate legal battles against the same conservation group. In a case currently being heard in the Land Court, Coast and Country is arguing the economic benefit of Adani’s Carmichael project will not outweigh its environmental costs. Read more here. The association is also in the Supreme Court trying to stop GVK Hancock’s Alpha project, on environmental grounds. Read more here.

Source: The Guardian, Sydney Morning Herald