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  • Feb, 2021
    Emissions belching from chimney stack

    Mount Piper Power Station reports licence non-compliance due to leak in wastewater pipeline

    The NSW EPA alleges that a small leak developed in a coupling on the brine wastewater pipeline that caused brine wastewater to spill from the pipe and enter the Eastern Clean Water Drain which flows into the Final Holding Pond in Wangcol Creek.

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  • Feb, 2021
    Emissions belching from chimney stack

    Mount Piper Power Station reports licence non-compliance

    The NSW EPA alleges that Energy Australia failed to comply with its licence requirements to undertake monthly water testing, after results for ten of the 37 analytes required to be tested each month were not recorded during August, September and October 2020 at four surface water monitoring locations in Wangcol Creek.

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  • Feb, 2021
    Bolt of electricity crossed out

    Unit trip: Mount Piper

    A unit trip is an incident where an entire unit of a coal power station reduces its generation to zero. Source: OpenNEM, The Australia Institute

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  • Dec, 2020
    Bolt of electricity crossed out

    Unit trip: Mount Piper

    A unit trip is an incident where an entire unit of a coal power station reduces its generation to zero. Source: OpenNEM, The Australia Institute

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  • Sep, 2020
    Bolt of electricity crossed out

    Unit trip: Mount Piper

    A unit trip is an incident where an entire unit of a coal power station reduces its generation to zero. Source: OpenNEM, The Australia Institute

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  • Jun, 2020
    Skull and crossbones in danger warning sign

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 7kg of mercury

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 7kg of mercury & compounds in the year to 30 June 2020

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  • Jun, 2020
    Skull and crossbones in danger warning sign

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 11,000 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 11,000 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen in the year to 30 June 2020

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  • Jun, 2020
    Skull and crossbones in danger warning sign

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 57 tonnes of PM10

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 57 tonnes of PM10 in the year to 30 June 2020

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  • Jun, 2020
    Skull and crossbones in danger warning sign

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 34 tonnes of PM2.5

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 34 tonnes of PM2.5 in the year to 30 June 2020

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  • Jun, 2020
    Skull and crossbones in danger warning sign

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station releases 20,900 tonnes of sulfur dioxide

    Mount Piper Coal Power Station reports releasing 20,900 tonnes of sulfur dioxide in the year to 30 June 2020

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