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The Mount Thorley Warkworth mine in the Hunter Valley of New South Wales produces coal for both electricity and steel-making. Lock the Gate Alliance Flickr, CC BY. The Baird government has approved the expansion of the most aggressive coal mine in the Special Areas of Greater Sydney's catchment despite not knowing the compounding impact it will have on water.
South32 Warns Port Kembla Steelworks At Risk Without Coal Mine Expansion Under Sydney Catchment. Posted on July 31, South32 wants to expand the life of the Dendrobium coal mine — one of its two remaining sites near Wollongong — in the hope of producing 78 million tonnes of metallurgical coal over the next 30 years. If approved, it would.