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Farmers protest against Western Renewables Link

Tractors flooded the streets of Ballarat on Friday to demonstrate against a proposed Western Renewables Link project that would see 500-kilovolt transmission lines that could be up to 85 meters above the ground.  The lines would transport renewable energy from Bulgana to Melbourne. This event took place on 07/15/2022 at the following location: Ballarat, Australia.

Incident Type: Civil Unrest

Event Type: Protest

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: ABC News