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POWER AND THE PASSION: Future of Newcastle coal industry after renewable energy transition

Donna Page
Gabriel Fowler
Updated April 3 2022 - 1:46am, first published April 2 2022 - 5:00am

MORE than 2.78 billion tonnes of coal have been gouged out of the Hunter Valley since the year 2000, enough to fill Lake Macquarie more than three times over.

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Donna Page

Donna Page

Investigative journalist at the Newcastle Herald

Gabriel Fowler

Gabriel Fowler

Senior Journalist

Community health & welfare, social justice, investigations, general news. Gabriel.Fowler@newcastleherald.com.au

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