May 20, 2021

APPEA in the media: Chief Executive Andrew McConville interview on ABC Capricornia

APPEA Chief Executive Andrew McConville appeared on ABC Capricornia this morning to discuss a variety of topics pertaining to Australia’s oil and gas sector.

Topics covered in the interview include:

  • a response to the latest International Energy Agency (IEA) report calling for a halt to new oil, natural gas and coal investments to meet net zero targets by 2050
  • the broadening of the Australian Renewable Energy Agency’s (ARENA) investment remit to include industry-adjacent technologies such as carbon capture and storage (CCS) and hydrogen
  • the announcement of $600 million in Federal Government funding for a gas-fired power plant in the Hunter Valley, NSW

To listen to the interview in full, click here.