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Greens push to outlaw all mining in Great Australian Bight

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The Greens’ legislation would put an abrupt end to BP’s controversial plans to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight, as well as that of the other companies with exploration licenses in the region. Photograph: Mark Watson/AAP

Legislation would result in compensation being paid to companies who lose licences as a result of the law

September 13, 2016 — All mining activity in the Great Australian Bight would be outlawed under legislation to be introduced to Parliament by the Greens.  Continue reading Greens push to outlaw all mining in Great Australian Bight