News | 26th Sep, 2009

Coal put through the spinwash

Saturday, 26 September 2009 (The Age)

WHEN is a brown coal power station not a brown coal power station? The answer appears to be, when you are struggling to fund the construction of one.

With the headline ''$750 million Dual Gas power plant for Morwell'', the Victorian Government announced on Thursday that the proponent, HRL, had submitted a planning application to advance the project.

Environment Victoria campaigns director Mark Wakeham told The Age that the project was ''shifting like a mirage in the desert''.

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