Four West Australian uranium projects granted environmental approval will be allowed to proceed, but the state government is blocking future mining bids.

Toro Energy’s Wiluna project, Vimy Resources’ Mulga Rock project, and Cameco’s Kintyre and Yeelirrie projects all had the approval before Labor won the March election. Yeelirrie was granted in mid-January – two weeks before the Barnett government went into caretaker mode – while Mulga Rock got the green light a…