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NSW releases environmental status report

The NSW EPA's new 'state of the environment' report takes a markedly different approach to the Victorian version, providing much less data and offering no recommendations for action.

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Highlights include new long-awaited ERF guidance from the Clean Energy Regulator, and a Victorian parliamentary hearing into waste and recycling. Jobs include a senior post managing NSW's contribution to national energy policy.

Climate test case ruling to stand

A company that earlier this year had a proposal for an open-cut coal mine refused partly on climate change grounds has decided not to appeal the decision.


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Highlights include election promises, court rulings, a new waste grant round, the report of a heritage law inquiry, and draft weighbridge regulations. Jobs include waste director with Macquarie Group, and NSW director of sustainable water diversion limits.


Ex-EPA chief gains new high-level role

Former NSW EPA chief, Anissa Levy, who resigned during the term of previous environment minister Gabrielle Upton, has returned with a much larger role.

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Highlights include court rulings in two states, plastics discussion papers, and EPA guidance on Victoria's new general environmental duty. Jobs include leader of a zero net carbon homes program, and a senior PFAS post.

Landfill fire class action succeeds on appeal

An appeal court today found that a council is liable for a fire that spread from a tip, destroying five homes, damaging four others, and killing livestock.

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Highlights include legislative developments in Queensland, the ACT and the Northern Territory. Jobs include posts with Infrastructure Victoria, Waverley Council and the Navy.

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