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Narrabri EIS open for public comment


The Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for Santos’ Narrabri Gas Project has been released by the New South Wales (NSW) Government for public review.

Senex Energy has sanctioned its first major investment in the Western Surat Gas Project, committing $50 million to a 30 well drilling campaign, with gas production of around 10 TJ/d expected by mid-2018.

APA Group has secured 100 per cent ownership of the Diamantina Power Station project after purchasing AGL’s half of the project for $151 million.

AGL Energy has announced it is abandoning exploration and production of its natural gas assets due to the volatility of commodity prices and long development lead times.

Mosman cancels South Taranaki Energy Project plans


Mosman Oil and Gas has cancelled an agreement to purchase the South Taranaki Energy Project in New Zealand from Origin Energy.

Wadeye power station opens in NT


The opening of the $13.9 million Wadeye Gas-Fired Power Station, located in the Northern Territory, has granted local residents access to a more secure and reliable power supply.

Total annual LNG consumption in Australia is forecast to be four times as much in 2020 as it has been in 2015 according to the Australian Energy Market Operator’s (AEMO) second annual National Gas Forecasting Report (NGFR).

Victoria will have its unconventional gas moratorium continued after the committee responsible for the inquiry investigating the industry failed to reach a consensus.

Western Australia’s DomGas Alliance has called for an independent review of the Gas Statement of Opportunities (GSOO) compiling process to ensure it is collecting the best possible information from gas producers.

Lessons to be learned from cost overruns


While Australia’s LNG projects have faced various delays and cost overruns, compared with other megaprojects these have been relatively minor for Queensland’s three LNG projects. University of Queensland Associate Professor...

Germany’s gas and renewables integration: what can we learn?


The conversion of renewable energy into gas is an exciting new technology, currently making ground in European markets. Gas Today speaks to the Chairman of the German Technical and Scientific...

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