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  • Jun, 2017

    Tarong Coal Power Stations releases 10,674,877 tonnes of CO₂ throughout the year.

    Refers to total scope 1 emissions (t CO₂-e) in the year to 30 June 2017 according to the Clean Energy Regulator.

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  • Jul, 2016
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    Stanwell Corporation reports receiving a PenaltyInfringement Notice and fine of $11,385

    Stanwell Corporation’s annual report for 2016 reports that the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection issued Stanwell with a Penalty Infringement Notice and fine of $11,385 in December 2015.

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  • Jun, 2016
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    Tarong Coal Power Station releases 62kg of arsenic & compounds

    Tarong Coal Power Station reports releasing 61.6kg of arsenic & compounds in the year to 30 June 2016.

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  • Jun, 2016
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    Tarong Coal Power Station releases 416 tonnes of hydrochloric acid

    Tarong Coal Power Station reports releasing 416 tonnes of hydrochloric acid in the year to 30 June 2016.

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  • Jun, 2016
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    Tarong Coal Power Station releases 49kg of mercury & compounds

    Tarong Coal Power Station reports releasing 48.9kg of mercury & compounds in the year to 30 June 2016.

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  • Jun, 2016
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    Tarong Coal Power Station releases 15,500 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen

    Tarong Coal Power Station reports releasing 15,500 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen in the year to 30 June 2016.
    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, 2016
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    Tarong Coal Power Station releases 3,870,000kg of PM10

    Tarong Coal Power Station reports releasing 3,870,000kg of PM10 in the year to 30 June 2016. 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, 2016
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    Tarong Coal Power Station releases 1,680,000kg of PM2.5

    Tarong Coal Power Station reports releasing 1,680,000kg of PM2.5 in the year to 30 June 2016.
    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, 2016
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    Tarong Coal Power Station releases 16,200 tonnes of sulfur dioxide

    Tarong Coal Power Station reports releasing 16,200,000kg of sulfur dioxide in the year to 30 June 2016.
    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, 2016

    Tarong Coal Power Stations releases 9,060,958 tonnes of CO₂ throughout the year.

    Refers to total scope 1 emissions (t CO₂-e) in the year to 30 June 2016 according to the Clean Energy Regulator.

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