The water issues had been rigorously assessed and determined via independent assessment by the PAC.
When governments' backs are against the wall they are happy to end the mine approvals soap operas.
Wallarah 2 has been one of the most scrutinised mining projects in NSW history.
Wallarah 2 decision maker wins award.
Labor had promised to retrospectively remove the Wallarah 2's approvals without compensation.
The mine is expected to employ 300 full-time employees during operations.
Conditions included intensive and comprehensive monitoring of water resources.
Adani's water licences provide the mine with a volume of water about 1% of what farmers are able to use....
The 5 million tonne per year project would not be financially viable, he said.
The company plans to mine 5 million tonnes per annum using longwall mining methods.