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Hobsons Bay's objectives:

  • reduce Greenhouse emissions
  • minimise water use and improve the quality of receiving waters
  • use alternative, renewable energy sources wherever possible
  • protect ecological and habitat values

Performance Measures:

The Project will:

3.1 Quantify expected emissions using Greenhouse modelling as per the guidelines developed for major road projects.

3.2 Demonstrate that Greenhouse emissions will be mitigated during construction and in the long term.

3.3 Include best practice pollution control measures to protect floodplains and receiving waters.

3.4 Use materials and products that are renewable or minimise energy consumption.

3.5 Protect significant flora, fauna, habitats and ecological systems.

3.6 Utilise best practice environment management plans and construction techniques, for example: weed, silt and dust management.

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