New South Wales News

This is an Archive of AEBN's Environment Network Weekly (ENW) e-newsletter. Articles are placed in this archive one month after members have received and viewed the weekly ENW e-news. The full article can only be read by members who are logged in.

Review of Electricity Distribution Reliability Standards 2020

The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is reviewing the reliability standards in the operating licences of the state’s three…[Read More]

NSW regional water strategies

The NSW Government is currently preparing regional water strategies that is expected to bring together the latest climate evidence to plan and…[Read More]

Company fined $15K for failing to safely store hazardous chemicals

A NSW company has been fined $15,000 for failing to safely store hazardous chemicals at their waste facility.NSW EPA had…[Read More]

Non-compliance leads company to Enforceable Undertaking for uncontrolled discharge to stormwater at construction site

A construction company has entered into an Enforceable Undertaking with NSW EPA for an uncontrolled stormwater discharges that caused water…[Read More]

Dangerous goods truck and driver compliance operation blitz

NSW EPA is calling for all transporters of dangerous goods in NSW not to neglect regular maintenance of their vehicles.NSW…[Read More]

NSW EPA Prosecution Guidelines: NSW EPA to consider health impacts and environmental justice in prosecutions

NSW EPA has updated its Prosecution Guidelines (as we reported in AEBN’s National ENW e-news – 4 September 2020) which…[Read More]

New Chair of NSW EPA commences

The NSW Environment Minister Matt Kean has announced Rayne de Gruchy as the new chair of NSW EPA.Ms de Gruchy,…[Read More]

Proposed revisions to the guidelines for sampling contaminated land in NSW: Comment sought

 NSW EPA is seeking feedback on the proposed revisions to the guidelines for sampling contaminated land.  The revised guidelines, Sampling…[Read More]

Domestic waste council charges review: Comment sought

Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is seeking feedback on a review of NSW local council domestic waste management service…[Read More]

Review of water prices in NSW: Comment sought

The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is seeking feedback on proposed prices for water management and bulk water services…[Read More]

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