People and communities in coal mining regions would be affected by climate change.
Miner understood to be investigating landholders' claims.
Both mine sites were at risk of being transformed into waste dumps.
Battle over a pipeline from a Whitehaven-owned bore to a Whitehaven-owned mine.
Miner denies its operation is affecting other water users.
Calls to diversify the Hunter seem to miss the economic status of coal in the region.
NSW's three main coal customers buy most of Hunter coal and are moving towards renewable energy.
Adani says it sought the scientists names to ensure they did not hold an anti-coal bias.
The "terminal decline" of global coal markets could leave thousands jobless, says Lock the Gate.
When a miner does it it is bullying. When a green group does it it is fair activism apparently.
Amendment to remove retrospectivity introduced at 11th hour.
Demands deeds be tabled in parliament.