Bayside Council Rejects Suez/OPAL Incinerator

GOOD NEWS!! On 13/10, Bayside Council unanimously rejected the waste incinerator Suez want to build at OPAL’s Matraville Paper Mill. Following the meeting, the Council will write to NSW Minister for Energy and Environment the Hon Matt Kean MP voicing its opposition to the proposed Matraville incinerator. “This 17-storey monstrosity might be located in theContinue reading “Bayside Council Rejects Suez/OPAL Incinerator”

La Perouse Pony Club Says No to Suez/Opal Waste Incinerator!

On Friday No More Incinerators installed their brand new banner at the La Perouse Pony Club. The 5m long banner faces Botany Rd where it joins Bunnerong Road right at the lights and we just knew you’d love to see some pics! Now that COVID restrictions are easing we are planning a media moment withContinue reading “La Perouse Pony Club Says No to Suez/Opal Waste Incinerator!”

Suez & Opal pushing ahead with incinerator despite govt policy change!!

No More Incinerators has found out that OPAL and SUEZ are seeking a meeting with the Environment Minister, Matt Kean to get an exemption from the recent announcement banning the burning waste in the Sydney basin. And we need your help now!So why is this a bad idea?If granted, Suez could submit their EIS inContinue reading “Suez & Opal pushing ahead with incinerator despite govt policy change!!”

REQUEST FOR MINISTERIAL MEETING GOES UNANSWERED

No More Incinerators (NMI) has written to the Minister for Energy and Environment, Matt Kean, highlighting grave concerns about the NSW Energy from Waste Policy Statement that is based on a supposedly independent review by Sydney University. In particular: The review is not independent:Sydney University’s Waste Transformation Research Hub is partnered with, and has receivedContinue reading “REQUEST FOR MINISTERIAL MEETING GOES UNANSWERED”

OVER 15,000 RESIDENTS SAY NO TO SUEZ’S INCINERATOR AT OPAL!!

Eastern Suburbs Community you are amazing!We now have over 15,100 supporters for our petition. We know everyone is battling with Covid and lock-downs at the moment so that’s an absolutely fantastic effort! We can tell you that Suez is still preparing their EIS so please keep spreading the word! In case you missed signing, theContinue reading “OVER 15,000 RESIDENTS SAY NO TO SUEZ’S INCINERATOR AT OPAL!!”

WE’LL BE TELLING SUEZ AND OPAL WHAT WE REALLY THINK OF THEIR INCINERATOR AT THE LA PEROUSE PONY CLUB!

To our valued supporters! Yes, another beautiful afternoon overlooking the La Perouse Pony Club in Matraville! And thanks to your donations, this is where we’ll be installing our banner to let Suez know that Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs don’t want a waste incinerator contaminating their environment and affecting their health! We’re also getting more corflute binContinue reading “WE’LL BE TELLING SUEZ AND OPAL WHAT WE REALLY THINK OF THEIR INCINERATOR AT THE LA PEROUSE PONY CLUB!”

COMMUNITY CONSULTATION 101!

A different community consultation – but the rules never change! The story below clearly shows the tactics used by companies to get the outcomes they want when “consulting” with residents. Be warned, Suez and Opal are using exactly the same tactics! “The departing members have also alleged that AusNet has “manipulated CCG meeting minutes,” dodgedContinue reading “COMMUNITY CONSULTATION 101!”

MORE SUEZ MISINFORMATION!!

There’s so much misleading information being spruiked by Suez at their Community Reference Group meetings it’s hard to know where to start – but one thing Suez will never do – is answer any of the questions Matraville residents have asked to justify the company’s claims. These questions reflect concerns now being raised by communitiesContinue reading “MORE SUEZ MISINFORMATION!!”

MORE SUEZ WASTE INCINERATOR MYTHS!

A number of residents have been told that Suez’s incinerator is a “done deal” and will go ahead irrespective of what objections are raised by residents. This is NOT the case! So what’s the approval process?? Once Suez has submitted its Environment Impact Study (EIS), the Dept of Planning will call for residents opposing (orContinue reading “MORE SUEZ WASTE INCINERATOR MYTHS!”