Gas Shortfall Likely in 2018

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The Australia Government has released the ACCC’s first interim report into the supply of, and demand for, wholesale gas in Australia and the outlook is not pretty. The ACCC Gas Inquiry 2017-20 Interim Report focusses on likely supply and demand conditions for 2018 and according to ACCC Chair Rod … [Read more...]

CSG Not the Likely Cause

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There’s been years of study and research and claims and counter claims but it appears the science is ion and the “Bubbling" in the Condamine River is not the result of Coal Seam Gas extraction.   The CSIRO who has conducted intricate research says the bubbling of methane from the River … [Read more...]

New Umpire to Sort Resources Disputes

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Landholders and resources companies are a step closer to having a new independent umpire to help resolve disputes over their negotiated agreements following legislation introduced into State Parliament. Minister Natural Resources and Mines Anthony Lynham told Parliament that the new Land Access … [Read more...]

Katter Fires Up on Gas

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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

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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

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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...]