Miner abandons coal-seam gas search Miner Contact the authorby Alison Martin October 7, 2011 Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) A MINING company has abandoned plans to search for coal-seam gas in the Colac district. Unlock full access to Colac Herald – Subscribe today! Subscribe Now Tags: Colac Otway Shire Council, Mining, Rural Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) 2 Responses to “Miner abandons coal-seam gas search” Pauly October 11, 2011 Well done to the community campaigners, the MP, the Greens and Friends of the Earth. If we want any kind of future we must keep the coal, oil and gas in the ground and develop renewable energy like baseload solar thermal power. Chris October 9, 2011 Three cheers for no mining exploration in our Shire! This is not what we want. Congratulations to all who fought the good fight on our behalf! Comments are closed.