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  • Jun, 2018
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    Stanwell Coal Power Station releases 95kg of mercury

    Stanwell Coal Power Station reports releasing 95kg of mercury & compounds in the year to 30 June 2018.

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  • Jun, 2018
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    Stanwell Coal Power Station releases 36,300 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen

    Stanwell Coal Power Station reports releasing 36,300 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen in the year to 30 June 2018.
    The Australian government says people who live near coal burning power plants may be exposed to higher levels of nitrogen oxides. Even low levels of exposure can impact an individual’s eyes, nose, throat and lungs.

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  • Jun, 2018
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    Stanwell Coal Power Station releases 723,000kg of PM10

    Stanwell Coal Power Station reports releasing 723,000kg of PM10 in the year to 30 June 2018. PM10 is small particulate matter which can cause serious health effects.
    The Australian government says it has been linked to increased respiratory symptoms and premature death.

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  • Jun, 2018
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    Stanwell Coal Power Station releases 247,000kg of PM2.5

    Stanwell Coal Power Station reports releasing 247,000kg of PM2.5 in the year to 30 June 2018.
    PM2.5 is extremely small particulate matter, which can be inhaled deep into the lungs and may cause serious health effects. The Australian government says it has been linked to increased respiratory symptoms and premature death.

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  • Jun, 2018
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    Stanwell Coal Power Station releases 37,100 tonnes of sulfur dioxide

    Stanwell Coal Power Station reports releasing 37,100,000kg of sulfur dioxide in the year to 30 June 2018.
    The Australian government links repeated or prolonged exposure to moderate concentrations of sulfur dioxide to inflammation of the respiratory tract, wheezing and lung damage.

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  • Jun, 2018

    Stanwell Coal Power Station releases 7,627,813 tonnes of CO₂ throughout the year.

    Refers to total scope 1 emissions (t CO₂-e) in the year to 30 June 2018 according to the Clean Energy Regulator.

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  • May, 2018
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    Unit trip: Stanwell

    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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  • Apr, 2018
    Bolt of electricity crossed out

    Unit trip: Stanwell

    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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  • Mar, 2018
    Bolt of electricity crossed out

    Unit trip: Stanwell

    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, 2017
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    Stanwell Coal Power Station releases 35,500 tonnes of sulfur dioxide

    Stanwell Coal Power Station reports releasing 35,500,000kg of sulfur dioxide in the year to 30 June 2017.
    The Australian government links repeated or prolonged exposure to moderate concentrations of sulfur dioxide to inflammation of the respiratory tract, wheezing and lung damage.

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