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Media Releases

NSW govt WIC Act amendments
Friday, 04 April 2014

Briefing Note: Water Industry Competition Act Review –

Dropping the ball on recycling and a stalking horse for privatization?

The NSW Government has released a position paper on the review of urban water regulations including the Water Industry Competition Act 2006 (WICA). A key objective of WICA was to ease pressure on drinking water supplies by promoting the development of alternative sources of water such as recycling and stormwater harvesting.


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DEAD KOALA ELECTRICITY – BOYCOTT CALL
Friday, 07 March 2014

Environment groups will be urging consumers to boycott electricity generated from native forests burnt in power stations, describing the announcement by the O'Farrell government as a further attack on the state's environmental heritage.


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DEMAND PEAKS FOR LOWER BILLS & EMISSIONS
Wednesday, 27 November 2013

TEC has proposed a critical reform to national energy regulators and governments that will result in lower bills and emissions.


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New longwall impact study – Sydney water catchments need extra protection
Wednesday, 13 November 2013

A NSW Government moratorium on coal seam gas (CSG) mining in Sydney's drinking water catchment is welcome but it is the threat posed by longwall coal mining that must be addressed immediately, Total Environment Centre said today.


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Miners' demands increase corruption risk
Thursday, 31 October 2013

The mining industry is leading the NSW government down the potential corruption path, Total Environment Centre said today.


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$250m powerline dropped: Power to the People of Tenterfield
Monday, 28 October 2013

Total Environment Centre today welcomed the announcement from TransGrid that it is abandoning its Far North Coast project.


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