A New Gas Industry Snapshot

GAS SPEND

A new 19-page snapshot developed by the GasFields Commission has been released aimed at providing real facts about the operations of Queensland petroleum and gas industry. Data collection and dissemination was one of the recommendations of the Scott review into the GasFields Commission in 2016 … [Read more...]

Gas investment continues to flow

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Santos today announced the successful commissioning and start-up of the Scotia CF1 project near Roma today. The project has created 400 jobs and has involved expanding Santos’ existing compression plant and infrastructure, more wells and Scotia project, which has been producing since … [Read more...]

Gas continues to flow in south-west

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Leading gas producer Santos has gained rights to explore for more gas near Injune. Santos and its joint venture partners - TOTAL, Petronas, KOGAS and APLNG - has been awarded exploration rights to an 86 square kilometre area about 65 km north of Injune. Santos Executive Vice President, … [Read more...]

Santos Continues to Meet the Gas Supply Challenge

santos GLNG

Santos’ investment in the Roma East Field would mean jobs, business opportunities, and royalties for Queenslanders as well as more gas supply for the Australian market and for LNG exports… That’s the boast today from the company and the Minister for Mines. A $750 million gas expansion by … [Read more...]

More GAS needed – New Report

Gas Price Trends

The latest expert report shows there’s a need for more gas supply across Australia. The Gas Price Trends Review 2017 shows that Queensland had the lowest wholesale gas prices in Australia last year, but more gas is needed to drive down prices. The report released today shows prices for … [Read more...]

Boom, Boom – The Talk’s Back in the Room

Queensland’s Gasfields

Heads are turning, and financial chatter turned up a notch with reports that Queensland’s LNG projects have started to boom. Analysis from EnergyQuest, released this week shows that and the industry generated $2.5 billion in revenue in the last quarter, and forecasts that, Australia-wide, LNG … [Read more...]

Qld Gas Agreement Announced

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Arrow Energy has announced a 27-year agreement with the QCLNG joint venture, for one of the largest gas supply deals on Australia’s east coast. The project will create around 1000 new jobs - 800 during peak construction and around 200 ongoing operational roles. The company says the deal will … [Read more...]

New Pipeline to Gas

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A deal to deliver a new gas pipeline to the eastern seaboard from Mount Isa has been sealed by Jemena and Galilee Energy Limited with the proposed new pipeline to link Mount Isa to the eastern seaboard via the Galilee and the Wallumbilla Gas Hub near Roma. Jemena is the company building the … [Read more...]

The Hunt for Gas Grows

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More than 19,000 square km of Queensland will be released for exploration and to identify new-age minerals needed for the next technology and renewables boom. Natural Resources and Mines Minister Anthony Lynham today released the Annual Exploration Program for 2017-18, including thousands of … [Read more...]