Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and a group of regional mayors hope their visit to India will help convince Adani to go ahead with the $21.7 billion Carmichael coal mine.
In a blow to Indian company Adani’s Carmichael coal development, the Westpac Bank will limit financing for new thermal projects to existing coal producing basins. Read Full Story Here
One of the biggest players in the Hunter coal chain – the half-share owner of the Port of Newcastle – has slammed the Federal Government over the proposed $900 million subsidised loan for the Adani coal project and warned that Hunter coal jobs will inevitably disappear if the Queensland ....
Byron Shire Council has upped the pressure on Westpac over any potential funding of the Adani mine by voting to withdraw the $1 million it has with the bank. Read Full Story Here
A fossil fuels policy being pushed by an internal lobby group in the Labor Party has raised questions about what it might mean for major projects in North Queensland, such as a rail line to Adani’s Carmichael coal mine or even a baseload power station. Read Full Story Here
Rockhampton Regional Council has scored better than Adani FIFO hub competitor Townsville, according to Queensland Audit Office's 2015-16 Local Government financial report. Read Full Story Here