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mining in the Latrobe Valley in the early 1900s, there have been a number of major local failures of the mine walls (batters), several of these have occurred in recent years. These include the Yallourn Northern Batters failure in 2007, which resulted in the Latrobe River flowing into the Yallourn Mine for a …

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Digging deep into Yallourn mine failures

Jul 20, 2012· 20 July 2012 Mark Wakeham, Climate Spectator On June 6 the Morwell River collapsed into the Yallourn coal mine in the Latrobe Valley. The river, perhaps Australia's most poorly treated, has been moved six times to allow access to new coal deposits. The day after the mine site collapsed, TRUenergy dammed the river in two […]

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Dec 30, 2017· Patients and staff at a Victorian regional hospital were left in the dark by a power failure that forced the relocation of two patients and the cancellation of cancer and dialysis treatments.

Digging deep into Yallourn mine failures

Jul 19, 2012· The Victorian government is not managing the impacts of existing mines: Repeated failures at Latrobe Valley mines raise questions about the …

Failure inquiry, Yallourn Mine Batter, Victoria, Australia ...

THE PROJECT Yallourn East Field Mine is an open-cut brown coal mine in the Latrobe Valley. A failure occurred when a large block of coal slid horizontally across the mine floor and extended to the Latrobe River diverting it into the mine. No lives were lost; however, there was a 17 per cent loss of […]

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3. The Victorian government is not managing the impacts of existing mines: Repeated failures at Latrobe Valley mines raise questions about the adequacy of the Victorian government's regulation of mining activities. DPI primarily operates as a resource development arm of government, and its regulator activities come a distant second.

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Jan 09, 2017· The total area of the three huge Latrobe Valley open-cut mines, (Yallourn, Hazelwood and Loy Yang) is over 50 square kilometres. This is approximately the same area as Sydney Harbour, or, in Melbourne, the equivalent to an area encompassed by a line joining Flemington Racecourse with Williamstown, Albert Park and Studley Park.

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Nov 29, 2017· Temporary standby emergency power supply is needed to help meet Victoria's power needs under extreme conditions over summer 2017-18. 105 diesel-fired generators have been temporarily installed on land surrounding the former Morwell Power Station, in the Latrobe Valley…

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A Latrobe Valley Community Consultation: - to find out about how people manage their health - focusing on common chronic illnesses including diabetes, osteoporosis, arthritis, heart failure and COPD - to identify ways to improve health services.

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Yallourn Power Station - Wikipedia

The Yallourn Power Station is a complex of six brown coal–fuelled thermal power stations built progressively from the 1920s to the 1960s. Located in the Latrobe Valley of Victoria, Australia, the complex was situated beside the Latrobe River, with the company town of Yallourn located to the south west. Today only the 1,450 megawatts (1,940,000 hp) Yallourn W plant remains, the third largest ...

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Survey context. The survey asks about your needs as a resident of the Latrobe Valley. This will be used to understand the needs of the region and help to identify the outcomes of the investment in sport and community initiatives in the Latrobe Valley so far, as well as informing future investment decisions.

Power plant failures push state's energy grid close to the ...

Nov 22, 2017· Power plant failures push state's energy grid close to the edge in November heat ... This week's mild November heatwave and the recent failure of two coal-fired power units in the Latrobe Valley ...

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Needs Assessment Snapshot - Gippsland PHN

This snapshot includes Latrobe specific information included in the Gippsland PHN Needs Assessment for the Gippsland region, which was developed between November 2015 and March 2016. The regional needs assessment forms the foundation for the Gippsland PHN priorities fo r 2016-18. Please

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Power outage in Melbourne as Victorian power generators fail

Jan 25, 2019· A spokesman for EnergyAustralia told news.com.au that one unit at Yallourn, located in Latrobe Valley, came offline this morning after leaks were found in one or more boiler tubes.

Minister sorry for grant mess | Latrobe Valley Express

Jul 01, 2019· Regional Development Minister Jaclyn Symes has apologised to businesses affected by the demise of Steelvision, but has stopped short of promising financial compensation for out-of-pocket creditors. Businesses throughout the Latrobe Valley have called on …

Mining Warden Yallourn Mine Batter Failure Inquiry

This failure was not new or unusual and is the principal mechanism of batter failure in the Latrobe Valley Mines. There is a long history of open cut mining in the Latrobe Valley. That history has led to a very good understanding of ground movements around the mines and that understanding was developed well before the start of the YEF in 1997.

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Training exercise to be held in the Latrobe City Victoria Police and the Australian Defence Force, with support from the Department of Home Affairs, will hold a training exercise in the Latrobe City later this month as part of the regular testing of Victoria's response to counter terrorism incidents.

The LaTrobe Privatisation

LAST YEAR it was the most divisive issue in the valley - the privatisation of the local public hospital. Letter after letter came in to the Latrobe Valley Express in the lead-up to the opening of the new La Trobe Regional Hospital in July last year.