The incumbent Australian Labor Party (ALP) is well on way to form government in Queensland, a result that casts shadow on Adani Group’s proposed $16.5 billion coal mine in the state’s north.
Indian energy giant Adani says it has found a retailer to sell energy generated by its new central Queensland solar plant.
Environmental activists are due to start a week of protests against a major coal mining project they say will damage Australia’s Great Barrier Reef and contribute to global warming.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk today ruled out giving financial support to Adani Group for its controversy-hit 21.7 billion dollars Carmichael mine project but the Indian energy giant asserted that it is moving forward on “all fronts”.
Political allies of Australian Opposition leader Bill Shorten, who has been opposing the 21.7 billion dollar Adani Coal and Mine project, today expressed strong support to the Indian mining giant’s venture in Queensland.
After an Australian delegation visited the Adani Group headquarters here in Ahmedabad on Thursday, urging the Group to drop their the Carmichael coal mine project near the Great Barrier Reef, the Premier of Queensland today reaffirmed the government’s commitment to the $16.5 billion project.
India’s Adani Enterprises has applied for financing from an Australian infrastructure fund to build a rail line that is part of a $16 billion coal project in the state of Queensland,