ENVIRONMENT

Delta facing $1M fine over Vales Point fish kill

THE New South Wales Environment Protection Authority has started prosecuting Delta Electricity in the Land and Environment Court in relation to a fish kill occurring near its Vales Point coal-fired power station at Lake Macquarie in September 2022.

The EPA alleges Delta failed to properly maintain its chlorine dosing plant.

The EPA alleges Delta failed to properly maintain its chlorine dosing plant.

The EPA alleges the incident is a breach of Delta's environment protection licence and an offence against section 64 of the Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997, which carries penalties of...

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