Inbox and Environment News: Issue 403
May 5 - 11, 2019: Issue 403
Local Shark Net Toll
Hands Across The Sand Against 3D Seismic Testing Protest At Manly
Grevillea Caleyi Bushcare May 2019
Annual Zero Bag Limit Commences May 1 – Australian Bass And Estuary Perch
Trout Spawning Season Starts May 1st
Sydney Wildlife Carers Course May 2019
Organics Collections Grants Now Open
New Clues To Coastal Erosion
Australian Blue Tongue Lizard Ancestor Was Round-In-The-Tooth
Crookwell 3 Wind Farm Referred To IPC
- There were thirteen major operating wind farms in NSW, with a total capacity of about 1400 MW.
- Four new wind farms were commissioned in 2018-19:
- The 270 MW Sapphire wind farm is the largest in NSW and can provide enough electricity to power over 131,000 NSW homes.
- The 199 MW Silverton 1 wind farm can provide enough electricity to power over 96,000 NSW homes.
- The 172 MW White Rock 1 wind farm is the second largest in NSW and can provide enough electricity to power over 80,000 NSW homes.
- The 92 MW Crookwell 2 wind farm was also commissioned, which can generate enough energy to power almost 45,000 homes.
- Two wind farms were under construction, amounting to about 250 MW and worth $500m in investment.
- 11 wind farms had planning approval, almost 2,600 MW and worth about $4bn and 6 wind farms were seeking planning approval, over 1,350 MW and worth around $1.5bn in investment.
Mark Foy's Fashions - Mash Up
Reflections by George Repin - CITY DEPARTMENT STORES – GONE AND MOSTLY FORGOTTEN
Young Archie Finalists 2019
Why We Need World Press Freedom Day
Port Kembla Gas Terminal Gets Planning Approval
- manage impacts during the construction of the import terminal, including excavation and dredging activities in Port Kembla harbour and management of contaminated materials and acid sulphate soils
- manage hazards and risks associated with the operation of the LNG import facility and gas pipeline
- regulate and monitor air and water discharges from the project during construction and operations.
Fat Cell Discovery Could Help Combat Obesity-Related Health Issues
Vaccinate Against Flu Now
Your Genetic Make-Up Has Little Impact On Your Dental Health
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