Scientific experts have warned that if the massive Snowy 2.0 pumped hydro
development goes ahead it will spread noxious pests, weeds and diseases
throughout the alpine river system and downstream, causing catastrophic damage to aquatic environments, commercial fish farms and recreational fishing.
Read More “Snowy 2.0 to spread noxious fish and disease throughout Kosciuszko National Park and downstream rivers”
Growing opposition to the unacceptable environmental impact, immense cost and dubious community benefits of the Snowy 2.0 project is proven by the recently released public submissions on the Main Works Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).
Read More “Opposition to Snowy 2.0 swells”
The leader forum will be held at Club on East, East Parade, Sutherland, from 9.00 am – 12.30 pm on Saturday, 29 February 2020.
Read More “NPA Activities Leader Forum”
Snowy Hydro predicts electricity prices will rise due to Snowy 2.0
A Snowy Hydro report recently discovered by National Parks Association of NSW, predicts that Snowy 2.0 will actually push electricity prices higher, not lower as claimed by Snowy Hydro.
Read More “Snowy 2.0 will push up electricity prices”
In a word – NO!
The National Parks Association of NSW today released a comprehensive research paper which demonstrates that the Snowy 2.0 pumped hydro storage project does not stack up on either environmental or financial grounds and its benefits are overstated.
Read More “Does Snowy 2.0 ‘stack up’?”
Yesterday’s Environmental Impact Statement for Snowy 2.0 proposes a completely unacceptable level of damage to Kosciusko National Park.
The National Parks Association of NSW (NPA) has expressed complete
dismay at the severe and permanent impacts on Kosciusko National Park signalled
by yesterday’s release of the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Snowy
2.0 ‘Main Works’.
Read More “Snowy 2.0 is Environmental Vandalism”