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Growing gas demand benefits Australia: APPEA


The International Energy Agency’s (IEA) forecast that natural gas will increase its share of the global energy mix in coming decades is great news for Australia, according to the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA).

The INPEX–operated Ichthys LNG Project has initiated the start-up of its gas turbine generators at its onshore power plant near Darwin, Northern Territory.

The Federal Government has announced that ACIL Allen, in conjunction with GHD, as the successful tenderer to conduct a pre-feasibility study on the West-East Gas Pipeline.

Australia Pacific LNG (APLNG) will supply a further 41 PJ of gas to the domestic market after reaching a gas sales agreement with Origin Energy.

NEM Future Forum 2017 highlights evolving grid


External forces – like new technology, consumer preferences and decarbonisation of the grid – are driving significant changes in the National Electricity Market (NEM).

Government unveils NEG


The Australian Government has this week revealed its National Energy Guarantee (NEG) policy after ditching the recommended Clean Energy Target (CET).

National Energy Resources Australia (NERA) and CSIRO have presented Australia’s oil and gas industry with pathways to make the most of advanced technologies.

The Prime Minister’s follow-up meeting yesterday with Queensland’s major LNG exporters to ensure domestic gas supply looks like it had a happy ending.

Beach Energy and Origin Energy have reached an agreement that will see Beach acquire Lattice Energy for a tidy sum of $1.6 billion.

Top gas executives and energy experts weigh in on oil price debate


Gas Today asks gas executives and energy experts why the low oil prices will not reverse the Australian gas industry’s progress over the last few years.

Key to LNG success in Australia is collaboration: John Anderson


Asia Pacific’s dizzying levels of growth are expected to fuel Australia’s LNG sector but collaboration is crucial if gas exploration and production companies in Australia are to capitalise on the...

What does COP21 mean for the natural gas industry?


COP21 has been and gone, but the ramifications of the freshly minted Paris Agreement are being felt in the broader energy sphere – no less so in the natural gas...

Exploring the changing role of human factors in oil and gas incidents


With safety professionals’ understanding of accidents, risk and safety changing, human error is no longer seen as a cause, but as a symptom.

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