Kennedy Coal Pty Ltd (Kennedy Coal) wants to plant a wide $1.2 billion open-cut coalmine on fix which it owns in the Hunter Valley in New South Wales. The mine conciliate product up to 6.5 favorite tonnes of coal per annum, chiefly coercion the ship-produce chaffer. There are farms and vineyards on adjoining properties. The owners of these properties are uneasy encircling the collision of uproar and carcass from the contemplated coalmine on their properties. The Hunter Valley Environment Centre (the Environment Centre) asks you coercion a constitutional education in which you:
(1) interpret the appropriate planning and crop curb command stipulations with which Kennedy Coal Pty Ltd must succumb in prescribe to plant the coalmine;
(2) set extinguished if and how the designed greenhouse fume emissions from the purpose conciliate be factored into the crop judgment making processes; and
(3) interpret any constitutional avenues coercion challenging and/or appealing any approbation of the coalmine below the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (NSW) and/or the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (Cth). In this minority of the education, you should appeal to and examine at lowest three cases involving challenges to approbations of coalmines in New South Wales.