Lake Macquarie power stations in the crosshairs of EPA licence review

Matthew Kelly
Updated December 1 2023 - 6:08pm, first published 5:30pm

The state's remaining coal-fired power stations are under increased pressure to respond to the influx of renewable energy while meeting increasingly stringent regulatory conditions.

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Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly


Matthew Kelly has worked as a journalist for more than 25 years. He has been working as a general reporter at the Newcastle Herald since 2018. In recent years he has reported on subjects including environment, energy, water security, manufacturing and higher education. He has previously covered issues including the health and environmental impacts of uncovered coal wagons in the Hunter Valley, the pollution of legacy of former industrial sites and freedom of information issues.

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