Construction of a coal seam gas (CSG) waste water treatment plant in north-western New South Wales will continue for the time being after a court case challenging its approval was adjourned in Sydney.
A group calling for greater scrutiny of the Santos plant at the Pilliga State Forest near Narrabri was set to tell the Land and Environment court it had serious concerns about the approvals process and potential environmental impacts of the facility.
Santos wants to build CSG waste water treatment plant near Narrabri
Opponents say environmental impacts not properly considered
Santos says ample comment opportunity given, and process was "rigorous"