ENVIRONMENTAL LAW COAL MINING

Order Description
Kennedy Coal Pty Ltd (Kennedy Coal) wants to build a large $1.2 billion open-cut coalmin” rel=”nofollow”>ine on land which it owns in” rel=”nofollow”>in the Hunter Valley in” rel=”nofollow”>in New South Wales. The min” rel=”nofollow”>ine will produce up to 6.5 million tonnes of coal per annum, primarily for the export market. There are farms and vin” rel=”nofollow”>ineyards on adjoin” rel=”nofollow”>inin” rel=”nofollow”>ing properties. The owners of these properties are concerned about the impact of noise and dust from the proposed coalmin” rel=”nofollow”>ine on their properties. The Hunter Valley Environment Centre (the Environment Centre) asks you for a legal advice in” rel=”nofollow”>in which you:

(1) explain” rel=”nofollow”>in the relevant plannin” rel=”nofollow”>ing and development control law provisions with which Kennedy Coal Pty Ltd must comply in” rel=”nofollow”>in order to build the coalmin” rel=”nofollow”>ine;
(2) set out if and how the projected greenhouse gas emissions from the project will be factored in” rel=”nofollow”>into the development decision makin” rel=”nofollow”>ing processes; and
(3) explain” rel=”nofollow”>in any legal avenues for challengin” rel=”nofollow”>ing and/or appealin” rel=”nofollow”>ing any approval of the coalmin” rel=”nofollow”>ine under the Environmental Plannin” rel=”nofollow”>ing and Assessment Act 1979 (NSW) and/or the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (Cth). In this section of the advice, you should refer to and discuss at least three cases in” rel=”nofollow”>involvin” rel=”nofollow”>ing challenges to approvals of coalmin” rel=”nofollow”>ines in” rel=”nofollow”>in New South Wales.

find the cost of your paper