NEW SOUTH WALES

New NSW energy and environment minister after cabinet reshuffle

New NSW energy and environment minister after cabinet reshuffle

Former Legislative Council president Don Harwin has been appointed the new NSW energy and resources minister after a state government cabinet reshuffle by the latest NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian.

- Read more
Legal Eagle: Application of the Eligible Waste Fuels Guidelines explained

Legal Eagle: Application of the Eligible Waste Fuels Guidelines explained

In January 2015, the NSW EPA released the NSW Energy from Waste Policy Statement (EfW Policy Statement). The EfW Policy Statement is current and has the purpose of setting out "the policy framework and overarching criteria that apply to facilities in...

- Read more
50 going on 100

50 going on 100

Last year, Sell and Parker celebrated its 50th anniversary and Inside Waste sat down with managing director Luke Parker to talk about the company's achievements to date and what it has in store for the future.

- Read more
Cleanaway fined… again

Cleanaway fined… again

Cleanaway has copped its second fine from the NSW EPA in a month, this time for failing to upgrade the odour control system at its Padstow liquid waste treatment facility.

- Read more
Will forced council amalgamations fly out the window?

Will forced council amalgamations fly out the window?

Gladys Berejiklian has been sworn in as the 45th premier of NSW, having been elected unopposed following former premier Mike Baird's shock resignation last week. She has been reviewing some of the Baird government's most contentious policies, including...

- Read more
Evolution, not revolution: reforms proposed for the NSW planning system

Evolution, not revolution: reforms proposed for the NSW planning system

Proposed changes to the planning system will impact developments in NSW. Anyone with a current or future development project or modification should consider seeking advice on the potential implications for their development and whether or not to lodge...

- Read more
Cleanaway fined for illegally stockpiling waste

Cleanaway fined for illegally stockpiling waste

Cleanaway has been fined by the NSW EPA for illegally stockpiling hazardous waste at its Rutherford waste facility in the Hunter region.

- Read more
Knowledge workers growing in demand across Australia

Knowledge workers growing in demand across Australia

More employers in Australia are recruiting highly skilled professionals to add immediate value and adapt to the rapidly changing world, showing a growth in the demand for knowledge workers across the country.

- Read more
Mudgee company fined for providing false information

Mudgee company fined for providing false information

A waste company in Mudgee, 261km north-west of Sydney, and its director, have been fined $138,000 for creating false asbestos clearance certificates and weighbridge dockets.

- Read more
Council wrap-up: fines, investigations and RVMs

Council wrap-up: fines, investigations and RVMs

The Victorian City of Ballarat has been fined for non-compliance at a former landfill and contractors servicing Clarence Valley in NSW are being investigated for waste transport issues. Also in Victoria, Wyndham is now home to the only reverse vending...

- Read more