The events of July in South Australia have caused considerable national debate on the consequences of a disconnect between climate change policy and energy markets, with no coherent national direction on what is needed to reduce emissions from the power sector in line with the renewable energy targets (RETs).

The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague, the Netherlands, will oversee the dispute between Australia and East Timor over maritime boundaries.

The appointment of the Hon Ian Macfarlane as the Chief Executive Officer of the Queensland Resources Council (QRC) is warmly welcomed by the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA).

The New South Wales (NSW) Government is looking to promote further competition in the gas market by deregulating prices from 1 July 2017.

AEMO offers gas training course

The Australian Energy Market Operator’s new gas training course is now available and provides an insightful and in-depth overview of Australia’s east-coast gas markets.

ATSE urges Vic and NT to rely on science in unconventional gas debate

The Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE) has urged the governments of Victoria and the Northern Territory to rely on scientific evidence in their approaches to natural gas exploration...

Territory fracking inquiry must consider public benefits: APPEA

The Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) has welcomed the release of draft terms of reference for the proposed inquiry into hydraulic fracturing in the Northern Territory.

COAG releases consultation paper

The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Energy Council has released a consultation paper as part of a review announced by federal and state ministers last month.

Purchase your subscription to Gas Today here.

From $99.00

The hard copy version of the Gas Industry Directory contains information on key associations, government departments and energy providers, as well as additional information on the Australian gas sector.

From $59.00

Enter your details to subscribe to the free fortnightly Gas Today e-newsletter

Thank you for signing up for the Gas Today Online Update.