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Many decades to cleanup Ranger uranium mine. Taxpayers to cop these costs?

as Ranger was authorised by the Commonwealth Government under 1953 Atomic Energy Act which primarily allowed the uranium to be used for military purposes, the Commonwealth and, ultimately the taxpayers, could be liable for the clean up if ERA was bankrupted. 628 more words

Business

Outback Adventuring by Camel

As soon as my plane descended into Uluru Airport yesterday afternoon, I understood why the middle of Australia is called “Red Centre.” The sand looks rusty. 479 more words

Taxpayers likely to cop the costs of Ranger uranium clean-up. if ERA goes bankrupt

as Ranger was authorised by the Commonwealth Government under 1953 Atomic Energy Act which primarily allowed the uranium to be used for military purposes, the Commonwealth and, ultimately the taxpayers, could be liable for the clean up if ERA was bankrupted. 628 more words

AUSTRALIA - NATIONAL

Off-road to Alice Springs (Northern Territory)

At the breakfast table, Peter and I talked about the car and some little problems with the steering wheel. On each turn a bad sound was to hear. 822 more words

Allgemein

The end of the line for uranium company Energy Resources of Australia

ERA faces closure after uranium miner’s expansion plans shelved by Rio Tinto, ABC News, 30 June 15  By business reporter Stephen Letts ERA was once one of the world biggest uranium producers, supplying about 10 per cent of the global market for ‘yellowcake’ and powering electricity utilities in Japan, Europe and North America. 551 more words

Uranium

Australia's Northern Territory Launches Real Time Emergency Map

A recent story in ABC Rural talks about the recent launch of a real time emergency map system in the Northern Territory region of the country.  32 more words

GIS