"The government will make all decisions based on the expert scientific advice of organisations, not just including the Department of Environment, but Geoscience Australia and the CSIRO, " he said.
Queensland and federal Greens MPs say the decision puts precious water resources at risk, and shows the federal government gave in to pressure from Adani.
"This project has been subject to the most rigorous approval process of any mining project in Australia", Price said.
"The Groundwater Dependent Ecosystems Management Plan and the Groundwater Management and Monitoring Plan detail all the activities we will undertake and safeguards we will implement to ensure that we meet the approval conditions for the mine relating to groundwater".
Queensland Minister for the Environment and the Great Barrier Reef Leeanne Enoch has already flagged her own concerns with the project, and the most recent approvals from the Federal Government.
REEKING of political interference - that is how the State Government environment minister has described the campaign from federal politicians Barnaby Joyce and Matt Canavan to get the Adani project approved.
Uber finally unveils its highly anticipated IPO filing
The company is expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker UBER as early as May. But its 2018 operating loss was just over $3 billion, down from the $4 billion net loss it incurred in 2017.
"Frustratingly, however, we're sitting here with the state government continuing to shift the goalposts and standing in the way of us being able to deliver thousands of jobs".
It's now up to Labor Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk's government to approve the groundwater plan, and another plan to manage the tiny and endangered black-throated finch so that construction can begin.
Her department will take the time it needs to properly consider the plans, which she says must be in tune with the state's environmental laws.
Anti-Adani protests are becoming more shrill and disruptive as the nation awaits the date of the next federal election from Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
Labor's climate spokesman Mark Butler said that people across Australia would be asking themselves "how can you have any confidence that this decision was made on the merits of the case rather than because of the internal division and chaos in this government?".
Anti-Adani protesters disrupted a business lunch speech by Mr Morrison in Brisbane on Monday.
It is one of two outstanding management plans requiring the Queensland Government's approval for Carmichael's construction and mining to commence, according to Adani.
Despite their longtime marriage being riddled with rumors of infidelity for years, neither party has confirmed them. The gossip column confirmed the divorce filing with Wililams's unidentified attorney on Thursday.
A standard Falcon Heavy launch costs $90 million, according to the company's website, compared to $62 million for the Falcon 9. But the middle booster missed a seaborne platform it was created to land on, and instead splashed into the ocean.
This original content will come from 'some of the industry's most prolific and creative storytellers, ' the company said. Marvel series confirmed: Marvel boss Kevin Feige confirmed several rumored Marvel series during his presentation.
The Skadden and Craig matters have prompted the Justice Department to escalate its pursuit of foreign influence operations. It was transferred to D.C. federal prosecutors in March, who leveled Thursday's charge on Craig.
The 2019 campaign may have only just begun, but there has already been talk of potential movement for the 2020 season. I expect Red Bull to be closer again here than maybe they were in Bahrain , not sure what exactly happened there.
In winning a record fifth term Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu scored a uniquely personal triumph. He faces possible indictment in three graft cases , and has denied wrongdoing in all of them.
This storm is expected to disrupt travel in wake of inclement weather conditions around the middle of the week. Flights, baseball and school classes are being cancelled ahead of a looming spring blizzard in the Rockies.
The airline has reduced its fleet to just 14 planes as of Thursday noon, way down from 123 planes in operations at the peak. Last month, the airline suspended in operations along as many as 13 worldwide routes till end-April.
The Queen is always the first person to be informed when a royal baby is born. "Strictly speaking, there isn't a royal protocol". It is understood that there will not be a photo call outside a hospital. "Seems like [Meghan's] more going with the norm".
Trump has said he'll take up health care after next year's election, essentially making it a central campaign issue. His emergence as a factor is driven by a 33-point increase in name recognition, nearly all of it favorable.
UCLA Hires Mick Cronin As Next Basketball Coach
Jamie Dixon was also in discussions, but the Bruins weren't willing to pay for his $8 million buyout , so he remains at TCU. Except for brief stints at Louisville and Murray State , Cronin has spent his career in his hometown of Cincinnati .
Scientists Share the First-Ever Photo of a Black Hole
On the other hand also a lot of questions about Black holes are not yet clarified, such as the matter swirls right in the throat. The light in the photograph was added in by scientists because the picture was taken at a wavelength the human eye can not see.
Israeli spacecraft landing on moon today
An additional $5 million was available for various special accomplishments, bringing the contest's total purse to $30 million. Beresheet would have been the first craft to land on the moon that was not the product of a government programme.
Pictures of OnePlus 7 Pro with full-screen design surface
The OnePlus 7 Pro is likely to come with triple rear cameras comprising of a 48MP, a 16MP, and an 8MP sensor as well. Previous renders hinted that it could house three cameras at the back, and offer a pop-selfie camera mechanism.