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Why is rehabilitating the Latrobe valley brown coal

2021-6-16  Why is rehabilitating the Latrobe valley brown coal mines so hard? Emeritus Professor Rae Mackay As thermal power generation comes to an end in the Latrobe valley, the rehabilitation and closure of the three lignite mines has become a ‘burning’ issue. Hazelwood mine is closed, while Yallourn is now slated for closure in 2028.

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Latrobe Valley coal mines - Earth Resources

2021-6-2  Fire preparedness at the three major coal mines in the Latrobe Valley will be strengthened, and they will be required to prepare a risk assessment and implement a management plan ahead of the 2015/16 bushfire season. The mines will be required to regularly review the assessments and plans and improve them over time.

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Mechanics of Latrobe Valley brown coal mine stability

2021-3-31  Mechanics of Latrobe Valley brown coal mine stability Groundwater aquifers Multiple confined aquifers underlie the three Latrobe Valley brown coal mines. Groundwater pumping or ‘dewatering’ is currently undertaken in the Traralgon aquifer to prevent floor heave. Floor heave ‘Floor heave’ can occur if upward pressures from

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Latrobe Valley Brown Coal Mine Batter Stability Research ...

2017-11-14  During the mid-1990s the Victorian electricity industry and associated brown coal mines within the Latrobe Valley were privatised. Prior to this, the State Electricity Commission Victoria (SECV) had a greater emphasis on, and capability for, research compared to the private industry today.

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Brown Coal Geoscience Australia

2016-12-31  Brown coal is produced and utilised almost exclusively in Victorian mines and power stations. The Loy Yang Complex and Yallourn W power stations are located in the Latrobe Valley within the Gippsland Region of Victoria, the coal is mined from near-surface deposits in the Yallourn-Morwell and Loy Yang coalfields.

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Latrobe Valley Mines - Mine Land Rehabilitation

Latrobe Valley Mines The Latrobe Valley is the centre of Victoria’s energy industry, and is responsible for over 80% of the electrical power supplied to the state. The mines described below are thermal power stations, which convert heat into electricity.

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Coal - Earth Resources

2021-6-2  The Loy Yang and Yallourn mines produce the majority of brown coal in the Latrobe Valley. While the majority of coal in the Latrobe Valley is brown coal, an estimated 6.8 million tonnes of black or bituminous coal is located in western

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Brown coal mine uses to be discussed Latrobe Valley ...

2017-12-8  Future uses for the Latrobe Valley's three brown coal mines will be discussed next week during a question and answer session in Morwell. Community members have been invited to attend the two-hour session on Wednesday night where a range of representatives, including the region's three brown coal operators, will field questions.

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REPORT Briefing Paper on Coal Seam Gas in the Latrobe

2015-7-31  known as the Latrobe Valley Depression, extensive deposits of brown coal are found. (Gloe, C. S, 1984). The brown coal in the Latrobe Valley is found near the surface in multiple seams, each up to 100 metres thick, often giving virtually continuous brown coal

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Management of aquifer depressurization system in

2015-2-20  International Power owns one of the largest brown Coal open pit Mines in Australia, situated in Latrobe Valley, Victoria, Australia (Figure 1). Annually the Mine produces approximately 19 Million Tonnes of Brown Coal for its 1600MW coal fired Power Station. Approximately 4 Million Cubic Metres of overburden is removed per year which includes

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Latrobe Valley Brown Coal Mine Batter Stability Research ...

2017-11-14  knowledge base regarding brown coal behaviour in the Latrobe Valley and the fundamental principles could be also be applied to Anglesea Mine and any new brown coal mines. The project will also serve as a basis and case study for future research projects. The scope of this project is preliminary in that it is a study at only one mine.

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Brown Coal Geoscience Australia

2016-12-31  Brown coal is produced and utilised almost exclusively in Victorian mines and power stations. The Loy Yang Complex and Yallourn W power stations are located in the Latrobe Valley within the Gippsland Region of Victoria, the coal is mined from near-surface deposits in the Yallourn-Morwell and Loy Yang coalfields.

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Coal mining in the Latrobe Valley – Australian ...

2019-8-24  The power stations of the Latrobe Valley play a critical role in the generation of over 80% of power supplied to Victoria. These power stations rely on extensive deposits of brown coal which underlie the region. Coal mining at Hazelwood ceased in March 2017, the Mine is now in the closure phase.

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Book, Latrobe Valley Brown Coal Resources: Geology ...

Book, Latrobe Valley Brown Coal Resources: Geology, Exploration and Open Cut Mining Methods, 1960. Friction Drive Caterpillar . Media reuse. ... ballarat school of mines, buildings. Federation University Australia Historical Collection (Geoffrey Blainey Research Centre) Book, University of Ballarat Student Design Work, 2000.

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Mine rehabilitation in the Latrobe Valley, the start of a ...

Latrobe Valley Regional Rehabilitation Strategy (LVRRS), and the role that each play in planning for rehabilitation of the three Latrobe Valley brown coal mines. It also s the key role that briefly examine stakeholder and community engagement played in developingactivities have public confidence in the rehabilitation planning.

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Latrobe Valley brown coal: They wanna make them go

2016-4-14  Latrobe Valley brown coal: They wanna make them go to rehab ... more, more, more By Tom Arup and Environment Editor Updated April 14, 2016 — 4.27pm first published at 11.20am

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Latrobe Valley Regional - Amazon Web Services

2020-5-13  The Latrobe Valley’s three brown coal mines – Hazelwood, Yallourn and Loy Yang – have fuelled most of Victoria’s electricity generation since 1924. Hazelwood closed in 2017 and Yallourn and Loy Yang are planned to close by 2032 and 2048 respectively. Each of the Latrobe Valley brown coal mine operators are required to develop

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Latrobe Valley brown coal mine bonds increased in ...

2016-4-15  Victoria's big brown coal players will each have to stump up tens of millions of dollars as extra security for the eventual clean up of their Latrobe Valley mines, with the Andrews government ...

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REPORT Briefing Paper on Coal Seam Gas in the Latrobe

2015-7-31  known as the Latrobe Valley Depression, extensive deposits of brown coal are found. (Gloe, C. S, 1984). The brown coal in the Latrobe Valley is found near the surface in multiple seams, each up to 100 metres thick, often giving virtually continuous brown coal

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The mechanical behaviour of pre-existing transverse

2020-11-28  Intermediate geotechnical materials such as Victorian Brown Coal (VBC) often exhibit complex fracture characteristics due to the interplay of ductile and brittle behaviour. A diverse set of in situ joint orientations and fracture characteristics are found in the open-cut mines of the Latrobe Valley, Victoria, Australia. As such, the propagation of pre-existing discontinuities plays a ...

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Expert Advice For Latrobe Valley Mine Rehab

2020-6-25  The rehabilitation of the Latrobe Valley’s brown coal mines will be steered by experts and locals through the creation of a new authority and a strategy to guide rehabilitation planning and works over the coming decades. Minister for Resources Jaclyn Symes today launched the Mine Land Rehabilitation Authority and the Latrobe Valley Regional Rehabilitation Strategy (LVRRS) in Morwell.

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Latrobe Valley Victorian Places

1 天前  Disruptions to black coal supplies for Melbourne in the 1880s prompted the first mining of brown coal in the Latrobe Valley. Several companies were formed, the most prominent being the Great Morwell Coal Mining Company, at present Yallourn North, which mined lignite from an open cut and manufactured briquettes for a while.

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13. La Trobe Valley Tertiary Brown Coal Deposits

2021-6-20  The Morwell Formation, a complex late Oligocene to early Miocene unit of thick brown coal seams with subordinate interseam sediments, is widespread in the La Trobe Valley Depression, the Haunted Hill Block and the Moe Swamp Basin. The

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Brown coal mine uses to be discussed Latrobe Valley ...

2017-12-8  Future uses for the Latrobe Valley's three brown coal mines will be discussed next week during a question and answer session in Morwell. Community members have been invited to attend the two-hour session on Wednesday night where a range of representatives, including the region's three brown coal operators, will field questions.

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Latrobe Valley brown coal: They wanna make them go

2016-4-14  Latrobe Valley brown coal: They wanna make them go to rehab ... more, more, more By Tom Arup and Environment Editor Updated April 14, 2016 — 4.27pm first published at 11.20am

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Latrobe Valley Regional - Amazon Web Services

2020-5-13  The Latrobe Valley’s three brown coal mines – Hazelwood, Yallourn and Loy Yang – have fuelled most of Victoria’s electricity generation since 1924. Hazelwood closed in 2017 and Yallourn and Loy Yang are planned to close by 2032 and 2048 respectively. Each of the Latrobe Valley brown coal mine operators are required to develop

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Latrobe Valley Shallow Geothermal Project

2011-11-28  Brown coal resources are prevalent throughout the Latrobe Valley, extending from Moe to Rosedale, and include open-cut coal mines at Loy Yang, Hazelwood and Yallourn. These include large coal resource areas yet to be allocated for development. The coal mining industry dominates the Latrobe Valley landscape, both geographically

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Latrobe Valley brown coal mine bonds increased in ...

2016-4-15  Victoria's big brown coal players will each have to stump up tens of millions of dollars as extra security for the eventual clean up of their Latrobe Valley mines, with the Andrews government ...

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LATROBE VALLEY MINE REHABILITATION

2019-10-16  The Latrobe Valley Mine Rehabilitation Commissioner’s role was established in 2017 to provide independent assurance to the community that Victorian public sector bodies and the Latrobe Valley mine licensees ENGIE, EnergyAustralia and AGL, are planning effectively for the rehabilitation of the three Latrobe Valley brown coal mines Hazelwood,

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Latrobe Valley Mine Closure – An Emerging Case

2 天前  Latrobe Valley Mine Closure – An Emerging Case Study. Join the Australian Geomechanic Society for a presentation on the closure of the Latrobe Valley mines. This will include an overview of the Latrobe Valley geological and hydrogeological setting, the history of open cut coal mining, impacts on the region including land subsidence, key ...

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New authority and strategy for Latrobe Valley mine ...

2020-6-26  New authority and strategy for Latrobe Valley mine rehabilitation. Published: 26 June 2020 The rehabilitation of the Latrobe Valley’s brown coal mines will be steered by experts and locals through the creation of a new authority and a strategy to guide rehabilitation planning and

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Expert Advice For Latrobe Valley Mine Rehab

2020-6-25  The rehabilitation of the Latrobe Valley’s brown coal mines will be steered by experts and locals through the creation of a new authority and a strategy to guide rehabilitation planning and works over the coming decades. Minister for Resources Jaclyn Symes today launched the Mine Land Rehabilitation Authority and the Latrobe Valley Regional Rehabilitation Strategy (LVRRS) in Morwell.

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EXPERT ADVICE FOR LATROBE VALLEY MINE REHAB

2020-6-27  The rehabilitation of the Latrobe Valley’s brown coal mines will be steered by experts and locals through the creation of a new authority and a strategy to guide rehabilitation planning and works over the coming decades. Minister for Resources Jaclyn Symes today launched the Mine Land Rehabilitation Authority and the Latrobe Valley

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Book, Latrobe Valley Brown Coal Resources: Geology ...

Book, Latrobe Valley Brown Coal Resources: Geology, Exploration and Open Cut Mining Methods, 1960. Friction Drive Caterpillar . Media reuse. ... ballarat school of mines, buildings. Federation University Australia Historical Collection (Geoffrey Blainey Research Centre) Book, University of Ballarat Student Design Work, 2000.

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Latrobe Valley Regional - Amazon Web Services

2020-5-13  The Latrobe Valley’s three brown coal mines – Hazelwood, Yallourn and Loy Yang – have fuelled most of Victoria’s electricity generation since 1924. Hazelwood closed in 2017 and Yallourn and Loy Yang are planned to close by 2032 and 2048 respectively. Each of the Latrobe Valley brown coal mine operators are required to develop

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Latrobe Valley Hydrogen Energy Supply Chain

Hydrogen gas will be produced at a newly constructed plant located at the AGL Loy Yang Complex in the Latrobe Valley. Brown coal gasification. Hydrogen can be produced from brown coal by gasification. Coal gasification is a well-developed technology and core to current Integrated coal Gasifier Combined Cycle (IGCC) developments used for power ...

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Latrobe Valley Shallow Geothermal Project

2011-11-28  Traralgon area of the Latrobe Valley (Figure 1), located approximately 140 km ESE of Melbourne. Brown coal resources are prevalent throughout the Latrobe Valley, extending from Moe to Rosedale, and include open-cut coal mines at Loy Yang, Hazelwood and Yallourn. These include large coal resource areas yet to be allocated for development.

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LATROBE VALLEY MINE REHABILITATION

2019-10-16  The Latrobe Valley Mine Rehabilitation Commissioner’s role was established in 2017 to provide independent assurance to the community that Victorian public sector bodies and the Latrobe Valley mine licensees ENGIE, EnergyAustralia and AGL, are planning effectively for the rehabilitation of the three Latrobe Valley brown coal mines Hazelwood,

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THE STORY – Our Power, Documentary (Film)

2020-12-8  The Latrobe Valley is the power generation hub of Victoria (Australia) and hosts three brown coal mines – Yallourn, Hazelwood and Loy Yang – that together have been providing up to 70% – 80% of the state’s power since the 1920s.

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Plan to turn Latrobe Valley coal mines into lake ...

2019-10-4  Latrobe Valley's bold plan to take on Italy. The Latrobe Valley's coal mines could be filled with water and made into a tourist attraction to rival Italy's stunning Lake Como or America's Great Lakes. It's a radical new plan for the region, aimed at making it a food and wine hub, but not all locals are convinced it's the best idea.

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