Former Wallabies captain David Pocock will face court next month after chaining himself to a digger at Whitehaven Coal’s Maules Creek mine.
Whitehaven Coal has applied for a new exploration licence near Gunnedah in New South Wales.
Leard Forest Alliance activists have locked themselves to Whitehaven Coal’s Narrabri mine’s overland conveyors, in the second day of protests.
A protestor of Whitehaven Coal’s Maules Creek coal mine has marked Halloween by dressing up in bat suit, climbing a tripod and disrupting hauls trucks leaving the company’s Tarrawonga mine.
Whitehaven Coal is set to rail first coal from its Maules Creek mine in January 2015, two months ahead of schedule.
Whitehaven Coal has smashed first quarter production by 30 per cent and is on track to deliver the Maules Creek coal mine.
New South Wales acting Minister for Resources said most of the people taking part in protests against Whitehaven Coal’s Maules Creek mine are “professional protesters” and not concerned locals.
Production at Whitehaven Coal’s four coal mines across NSW has been affected this morning as over 150 protesters descend on the sites.
The NSW Department of Planning and Environment has approved Whitehaven Coal’s Vickery coal project in the Gunnedah Basin.
Investigations are underway following claims that protestors broke into the Maules Creek mine and tampered with explosives on site.
A court hearing into Whitehaven Coal’s winter clearing activity at the Maules Creek mine site has been adjourned.
The growing trend for shifting investment away from fossil fuels and towards renewables has coal bosses nervous.
Whitehaven Coal has commenced open cut mining at its Maules Creek coal mine.
Wenco International Mining Systems has won the fleet management contract for Whitehaven Coal’s Maules Creek mine.
Protestors have celebrated the second anniversary of the Leard Blockade camp at Whitehaven’s Maules Creek mine.
Whitehaven Coal hoaxer Jonathon Moylan has escaped jail, after being convicted of disseminating false information to the market.
Whitehaven Coal hoaxer Jonathon Moylan has avoided a prison sentence following his sentencing today.
Ongoing protests at Whitehaven Coal’s Maules Creek mine is having no impact on people wanting a job at the project with 1800 people applying for 100 permanent roles on offer.
Whitehaven Coal is getting ready to hire the 450 workers it will need to run the controversial Maules Creek coal mine.
Whitehaven Coal agree to stop winter clearing in Leard State Forest but say Maules Creek mine still on schedule
Environmentalists are claiming a win against Whitehaven Coal after the miner agreed to stop clearing the Leard State Forest after a hearing in the Land and Environment Court.