Foot on The Gas

Armour Energy

Brisbane’s Armour Energy is the latest player to join Queensland’s potential domestic market gas suppliers after being awarded an authority to prospect for gas for the domestic market only in the Surat Basin. Mines Minister Anthony Lynham says the ATP meant Armour Energy could now seek out gas … [Read more...]

Queensland Gas Fuels Local Jobs

Central Petroleum

Gas from the Surat Basin will power one of Queensland’s largest manufacturing companies, supporting 400 jobs and boosting the state’s domestic gas security. Central Petroleum had been granted an Authority to Prospect – a condition being that gas – if produced – be sold only to the domestic … [Read more...]

New ground Released for Resource Projects

coal-seam-gas

The largest amount of land released under the State’s exploration program has been showcased at Mines and Money Conference underway in Brisbane today. Mines Minster Anthony Lynham told the gathering that the Government is offering 43,250 km² for investors looking to invest in petroleum and gas … [Read more...]

Jobs, Investment and Domestic Gas

Gas Price Trends

$140m investment and agreement between Senex and infrastructure company Jemena will see fast tracking of the Atlas Gas Project on the western Downs. Senex says that that it has entered into an agreement with infrastructure company, which is expected to create 200 jobs with gas expected to be on … [Read more...]

Billons Bonanza

mining and gas sector

With more than $5 billion in mining deals secured in Queensland in the past six months observers are saying the mining and gas sector is on the road back and expected to revive and generate hundreds of jobs. It’s tipped also that there’s more to come with the wider benefits of the revival to be … [Read more...]

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...]

Qld Opens Land for Gas

Central Petroleum

Two local producers have won the latest domestic supply only tender for more gas to feed the Australian Market. Two junior producers - Central Petroleum and Armour Energy - will start exploring for more gas to develop on a total of almost another 400 ha just north of the townships of Miles and … [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...]

Qld Gas Agreement Announced

arrow energy

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...]