A moratorium on all onshore gas activities, in place since August 2012, is set to remain in place until an inquiry into CSG development in Victoria reports its findings in December 2015.

A minimum standards and merit assessment procedure will now apply to all titleholders of petroleum exploration licences (PEL) in New South Wales, in line with the NSW Government’s Gas Plan.

The Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) Conference and Exhibition 2015 met in Melbourne from 17–20 May discussing the need to ensure the industry fulfils its potential.

The Queensland Resources Council has said the sector is ready to partner with the Queensland Government to help boost the economy in light of poor outlook figures released by Treasurer Curtis Pitt.

Analysts flag delays for Ichthys

Energy analysts at Wood Mackenzie have flagged potential delays for the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project on the back of problems at the South Korean shipyard building the project’s offshore module.

WGC Paris 2015 to highlight the increasing role of gas in global energy mix

The global gas industry is facing unprecedented challenges because of current global oil price volatility.

ACCC’s Rod Sims and Lily D’Ambrosio to headline ENA’s Gas 2015

Natural gas networks are facing a number of challenges, from uncertain wholesale gas markets, changing industrial demand profiles and increasingly intense competition in appliance markets.

Jereh boosting Australia’s oil and gas production to fuel the world

On 17 May, Jereh presented at the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) 2015 Conference in Melbourne with its oil and gas solution tailored for the Australia market.

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