Successes | 19th Apr, 2018

Cancellation of major coal project in the Latrobe Valley

In 2014, three companies, including Coal Energy Australia, were awarded funding of $20-30 million each under the Advanced Lignite Demonstration Program. This was jointly funded by the Commonwealth and Victorian governments.

Environment Victoria campaigned against these projects, highlighted their repeated failures, and we welcomed the announcement that the final of the three projects is no longer going ahead.

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