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Mining is the ‘lifeblood of our town’

Prominent business people have spoken out in support of mining in Gunnedah, calling it the “lifeblood of our town”. For the full story, see the Namoi Valley Independent.

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Greens Party confirms its status as energy policy fringe-dweller

Via Minerals Council Australia CEO Brendan Pearson  The Greens Party has again confirmed its determination to occupy the outer fringes of the national economic and energy debate. Yesterday, the NSW…

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Resources boom injects $213 million in local economy

MINING companies have pumped $213 million directly into the local economy last financial year as the New England and North West’s resources boom continues to gather pace. Figures from the NSW…

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Impractical claims by ‘clueless’ anti-coal campaigners being exposed

Via NSW Mining Minerals Council of Australia CEO, Brendan Pearson is slamming Greens activists and related vested interests, who he says are “clueless” on energy and the practicality of fulfilling…

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NSW Mining’s ongoing support for Westpac Rescue Choppers

Via NSW Mining The NSW minerals industry will extend its 30-year partnership with the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service for a further three years with a further contribution of $270,000. “The…

Global demand for NSW coal continues to grow
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Global demand for NSW coal continues to grow

Via NSW Mining  New export data shows that global demand for NSW coal has increased significantly over the last financial year, defying predictions from some that coal would diminish as…

Coal Hard Facts

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