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  • Jun, 2017
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    Vales Point Coal Power Station releases 6kg of mercury

    Vales Point Coal Power Station reports releasing 6kg of mercury & compounds in the year to 30 June 2017.

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  • Jun, 2017
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    Vales Point Coal Power Station releases 21,000 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen

    Vales Point Coal Power Station reports releasing 21,000 tonnes of oxides of nitrogen in the year to 30 June 2019.
    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, 2017
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    Vales Point Coal Power Station releases 120,000kg of PM10

    Vales Point Coal Power Station reports releasing 120,000kg of PM10 in the year to 30 June 2017. 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, 2017

    Vales Point Coal Power Station releases 6,903,384 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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  • Jun, 2016
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    Vales Point Coal Power Station releases 300 tonnes of hydrochloric acid

    Vales Point Coal Power Station reports releasing 300 tonnes of hydrochloric acid in the year to 30 June 2016.

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  • Jun, 2016
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    Vales Point Coal Power Station releases 13kg of mercury

    Vales Point Coal Power Station reports releasing 13kg of mercury & compounds in the year to 30 June 2016.

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  • Jun, 2016
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    Vales Point Coal Power Station releases 23,000kg of PM10

    Vales Point Coal Power Station reports releasing 23,000kg 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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    Vales Point Coal Power Station releases 13,500kg of PM2.5

    Vales Point Coal Power Station reports releasing 13,500kg 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

    Vales Point Coal Power Station releases 3,087,615 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. A separate report from Sunset Power International reports the same facility releasing 3,402,450 of CO₂ in the same reporting year.

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  • Jun, 2015
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    Vales Point Coal Power Station releases 21kg of mercury

    Vales Point Coal Power Station reports releasing 21kg of mercury & compounds in the year to 30 June 2015.

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