BP has released its 67th edition of its Statistical Review of World Energy outlining global primary energy consumption grew strongly in 2017, led by natural gas and renewables, with coal’s share of the energy mix continuing to decline.
A recent announcement from the Victorian Andrews Labor Government outlines the release of five new oil and gas exploration blocks to help build long-term supply of gas for Victorian homes and businesses.
Santos has lodged its official response to some 23,000 submissions made to the Department of Planning and Environment in New South Wales in response to the company’s Environmental Impact Statement for the Narrabri Gas Project.
Following a detailed scientific inquiry into the use of hydraulic fracturing and onshore natural gas development, the Northern Territory has given a green light to industry.
The transparency and motivation of the charity status has come into the spotlight again as reported in The Australian that anti-Adani green groups generated nearly $25 million in income last financial year.
We’ve previously detailed the positive natural gas exploration and development examples coming out of Queensland, including the economic impact to the state, and yet again the region is ready to show the rest of the country how to get the job done.
The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) has released an update to its Victorian Gas Planning Report outlining the need for “additional gas production, alternative supply or other measures to meet natural gas demand in winter 2021”.
The much-anticipated final report from the Scientific Inquiry into Hydraulic Fracturing in the Northern Territory has been released – concluding that “the challenges and risks associated with any onshore shale gas industry in the NT can be appropriately managed”.