Katter Fires Up on Gas

gas exports

17% of gas output in Queensland is owned by Chinese companies and Member for Kennedy Bob Katter says the time has come for Federal Parliament to act. “We will be moving yet again in the Parliament for a Reserve Resource Policy. The producers can give 0.5 percent of their production to Australia, … [Read more...]

Landholders Urged to Have Their Say

Coal seam gas

Rural landholders across Queensland are being urged to take part in an AgForce Projects survey about their interactions with coal seam gas (CSG) and mining companies. CSG Project Leader Daniel Phipps says AgForce Projects conducted the 30 question survey each year to assess landholders' … [Read more...]

Ruby Gas Project a Gem Says State Government

gas wells

The announcement of QGC’s new program for gas field development in the State's Surat region has been welcomed by the State Government. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the project would secure 350 new and existing jobs during the 16-month peak construction, and sustain QGC’s gas production as … [Read more...]

Brainless – Katters take On Gas


KAP Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter has welcomed the Australian Workers Union joining him in calling for gas companies to meet the domestic market first, or – a “Reserve Resource Policy”. The Australian Workers Union (AWU) has written to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull urging him to ensure a … [Read more...]

Surat Expansion Welcomed


Natural Resources and Mines Minister Dr Anthony Lynham has welcomed confirmation by Senex Energy that they will accelerate their proposed Western Surat Gas Project. Senex Energy has announced the go-ahead for its first major investment in the Western Surat Gas Project, committing $50 million to a … [Read more...]

Tenders open for Australian Gas Pilot


Gas producers can now bid for the right to extract gas from Queensland’s CSG-rich Surat Basin to supply to the Australian market as part of the State Government’s Australia-only gas pilot project. Minister for State Development and Minister for Natural Resources and Mines Anthony Lynham has … [Read more...]

Gas Investment Shows Confidence


The Senex announcement that private equity company EIG Global Energy Partners was becoming a substantial shareholder, will mean an acceleration of the company’s’ proposed Western Surat Gas Project north of Roma. Natural Resources and Mines Minister Anthony Lynham says the new investment is not … [Read more...]