Tuesday, 30 August 2011
Last week the media focused on the effect of the mining boom on the economy. This week questions are being asked about why potential property buyers were not told about CSG drilling, what happens to waste water and how did Btex get into aquifers.
Is NSW becoming too hard for Dart Energy? After strong opposition to core hole drilling at Putty and angry meetings with
residents where it also has approval to drill, Dart issued an announcement to the Australian Stock Exchange which boosted its flagging share price. Sydney
Friday, 26 August 2011
Tuesday, 23 August 2011
Monday, 15 August 2011
Friday, 12 August 2011
Members of the Putty community and friends will be protesting against coal seam gas on Sunday 14 August from 11am to 2pm. The protest rally will be held on a private property, “Wheeny”, on the western side of the Putty Road half way between Windsor and Singleton and adjoining the property of the proposed drilling site.
Wednesday, 10 August 2011
CSG Drilling to start Monday at
Putty Valley threatening the and Hawkesbury Oyster Farmers Wollemi National Park
Saturday, 6 August 2011
A Parliamentary Committee will investigate the environmental, economic and social impacts of coal seam gas mining in NSW, following widespread concerns from landholders, farmers and environmentalists worried about the affects of this rapidly growing industry. The Committee is currently seeking submissions from interested individuals and groups, with a closing date of 7th September 2011.
Wednesday, 3 August 2011
On Monday night a group of 15
Putty Valley landholders and residents attended a public meeting hosted by The Greens at . Over 300 people crowded into the hall to hear from coal seam gas mining company representatives and a variety of people who oppose them. Leichhardt Town Hall