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Australia Central Qld coal study early next year

01:30  30 october  2019
01:30  30 october  2019 Source:   msn.com

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A feasibility study for a central Queensland coal -fired power station will take place early next year .

A feasibility study for a central Queensland coal -fired power station will take place early next year . Resources Minister Matt Canavan recently clashed with Scott Morrison about the Collinsville study , over concerns the prime minister's office had imposed a "go slow" on progressing the business case.

A feasibility study for a central Queensland coal-fired power station will take place early next year.© AAP Images A feasibility study for a central Queensland coal-fired power station will take place early next year.

The federal government has finally stamped a timeline on an election commitment that has sparked heated discussions between senior ministers.

Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has confirmed a feasibility study for a central Queensland coal-fired power station will take place early next year.

Mr McCormack denied the government had been dragging its feet over the $10 million Collinsville study, saying the company involved was still collating information about the project.

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The Early Years Learning Framework (commonly known as EYLF), together with the National Quality Standard (or NQS), forms the policies around early childhood education in Australia. © AAP Images A feasibility study for a central Queensland coal -fired power station will take place early next year .

Central Qld coal study early next year . A feasibility study for a central Queensland coal -fired power station will take place early next year . The federal government has finally stamped a timeline on an election commitment that has sparked heated discussions between senior ministers.

"It's only been five months since we've been re-elected," he told Sky News on Wednesday.

"I would say it would be probably early in the new year, it's already nearly November, so that's only a couple of months away. That's a fairly good timeline."

Resources Minister Matt Canavan recently clashed with Scott Morrison about the Collinsville study, over concerns the prime minister's office had imposed a "go slow" on progressing the business case.

"He's very passionate, Matthew, and I commend him for that," Mr McCormack said, adding he and the minister also had "very good, meaningful and productive" talks about the Collinsville project.

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