“About 40 per cent of the gas produced on the east coast – and 90 per cent of the gas resources on the east coast – are ‘unconventional’. Unconventional gas is actually a very mainstream source of energy.
“Unfortunately, activists opposed to gas development regularly peddle inaccurate or misleading information. The Unconventional Gas Activities Report will consolidate the vast amount of information already reported publicly by gas producers into an accessible document.”
COAG will also be devoted to leading practice regulatory frameworks that effectively manage the risks and address issues and supporting these practices in industry.