Technology

Leigh Creek modules complete


Workshop fabrication of the pre-commercial demonstration (PCD) modules are complete for the Leigh Creek Energy Project (LCEP) in South Australia.

The Assistant Minister for Science, Jobs and Innovation Senator the Hon. Zed Seselja announced that the Federal Government’s Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) program will be co-funding Future Fuels CRC with $26.25 million over its proposed seven year research program.

While the Australian energy market currently faces unprecedented challenges, technology is creating significant opportunities for the industry.

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has authorised Chevron, Shell, INPEX and Woodside to coordinate LNG maintenance activities in WA and the NT.

Qteq marks major milestone


Geo-resources technology company Qteq Pty Ltd has celebrated the installation of its 5,000th wellbore pressure monitoring system in Australia with manufacturing partner Geo Pressure Systems Inc.

Cloud presence helping companies underground


The Australian resources industry is rapidly embracing automation and Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies to boost underground operations.

Woodside has commenced studies on a pipeline to connect Pluto LNG and the NWS Project’s Karratha Gas Plant, as well as approving a LNG truck-loading facility.

The WA Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been asked by WA Environment Minister Stephen Dawson to investigate the Chevron-operated Wheatstone LNG Project.

An independent report has found that ‘green’ (decarbonised) gas offers some of the lowest cost opportunities to provide Australian energy consumers with affordable, reliable and carbon-neutral energy.

Reimagining Australia’s shale gas revolution


The polarised arguments about shale gas are inhibiting constructive debate on the role of unconventional gas in Australia’s energy future.

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...

Gas industry must do business differently to meet sustainability targets: DNV GL


Pressure is mounting on the global oil and gas industry to reduce environmental footprint at the same time as the industry is under significant cost pressure. DNV GL has launched...

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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