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Wind farm developer wins court dispute

In a court ruling that focussed on buffer requirements and the status of large-scale storage batteries, a judge has rejected a bid by neighbours of a proposed wind farm to change its assessment category.

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Highlights include new NGER data, new federal regulations, and two Victorian court cases. Jobs include sustainability manager with QBE. Events include a national hydrogen summit.

Court imposes $100,000 penalty on water utility

A court has penalised Melbourne's Yarra Valley Water $100,000 over a sewage spill caused by wet wipes, and EPA Victoria says company claims that they are flushable shouldn't be trusted.



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Highlights include federal, Queensland and NT legislative developments, a new EPBC threat abatement plan, and a NSW grant scheme. Job listings include head of waste in Queensland and sustainability manager with APCO.

Court orders utility to pay $100,000

A Magistrates Court has ordered a water utility to provide $100,000 for a waterways study by a Traditional Owners group, after it pleaded guilty to causing an environmental hazard.

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Highlights include court rulings in two states, NSW manuals on biodiversity assessment and floodplain risk, and new waste strategies in two states. Job listings include positions with the Clean Energy Regulator.



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