TMEC Media Release: Mt Lyell Mine Put Into Care & Maintenance

Tasmanian Minerals and Energy Council's CEO, Jeremy Kouw, being interviewed by the ABC following the announcement that the Mt Lyell mine will be switching to Care and Maintenance.

"It's a terrible time for the people of Queenstown and the West Coast and our thoughts are with them," Jeremy said.

"During this difficult time, it's heartening to see that the Premier, Will Hodgmann, MP Paul Harriss and MP Adam Brooks will be heading to the West Coast tomorrow to spend the day in Queenstown to show their support and to see how the State Government can assist the community."