Central West Coal Project

Project
Proposal description: 

The project site is located approximately 15 kilometres south of Eneabba in the Shires of Coorow and Carnamah, Western Australia. The CWC Project involves open cut mining and supply of approximately 75 Mt of sub-bituminous grade coal to the proposed Coolimba Power Station at a rate of 2 to 2.5 Mtpa over 30 years. The South Eneabba Nature Reserve is at the southern end, east of the proposed mine, while the Lake Logue Nature Reserve is towards the northern end and on the western side of the proposed mine.

Assessment Number: 
1696
Region: 
Referred under EP Act: 
s38
Industry sector: 
Last updated: 
22 May 2012
Current Status: 
Minister determined that the proposal should not be implemented
Minister determined that the proposal should not be implemented