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Earthquake fault lines delay Coalition nuclear plan

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Updated June 12 2024 - 9:32am, first published June 7 2024 - 8:42am

The danger of mixing nuclear reactors and fault lines has been a major stumbling block for the Coalition finalising its energy plans, with its original timeline pushed back to undertake "high-level and nuanced" seismology risk assessments on proposed sites for potential geological issues.

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Jason Gregory

National Rural Affairs Writer

National rural affairs writer for ACM's agricultural print and digital publications, covering federal politics, agri-politics and life in the regions. 2023 National Rural Press Club award winner. Send story tips to jason.gregory@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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