Australian average wholesale gas prices remain below Asian average

The International Gas Union’s Wholesale Gas Price Survey 2018 shows that the average wholesale gas price in Australia last year ($US4.62/MMBTU) was about 40 per cent less than the average wholesale price for the...

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National Energy Guarantee survives COAG Energy Council

APPEA today welcomed the COAG Energy Council’s decision to release exposure draft legislation for the National Energy Guarantee (NEG).

COAG must support National Energy Guarantee for a flexible energy framework

APPEA today repeated its call for COAG Energy Council to endorse the framework of the National Energy Guarantee (NEG) to provide the investor confidence needed to make the important, long-term decisions for a reliable, affordable and cleaner energy system.

Business and industry united in calling for an end to energy uncertainty

Representatives of Australia’s biggest employers, small businesses, the energy industry and the agricultural sector urge federal, state and territory leaders to put aside politics and ideology and support the implementation of the National Energy Guarantee.

Potential Bight benefits great for State and nation

Successful oil exploration in the Great Australian Bight could see the creation of more than 2,000 jobs in South Australia.

ACCC report finds improved gas market conditions – now time to remove supply restrictions

The ACCC's latest Gas Market Inquiry 2017-2020 report confirms east coast gas prices have fallen sharply since early 2017, due in large part to new supply brought into the market by gas producers.

Methane monitoring an important step in getting NT onshore gas industry back to work

The oil and gas industry has welcomed today's announcement that the CSIRO has started work to monitor landscape methane concentrations in the NT’s Beetaloo Sub-basin.

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Natural gas – essential for Australian manufacturing

Natural gas is a vital raw material for manufacturing. Manufacturers use almost a third of gas consumed in Australia. Gas is essential for many industrial processes and is used in many everyday products.

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Australia’s oil and gas industry: a snapshot

The oil and gas industry underpins Australia's economy, energy security and living standards, and contributes significantly to regional development.

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Gas and graziers: co-existence in the NT

Northern Territory grazier Greg Saunders supports the local onshore gas industry and believes it creates opportunities for landholders.

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Science & Technology

CSG water can be safely reinjected into aquifers: CSIRO

Water produced during coal seam gas extraction can be safely re-injected hundreds of metres underground, according to new CSIRO research. This can help replenish aquifers used by farmers and communities.

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2019 APPEA Conference & Exhibition

Call for Papers and Registration Now Open

Brisbane, 27-30 May 2019.

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Horizontal drilling reduces environmental impacts, increases gas production

Horizontal drilling is a proven technology that reduces oil and gas wells’ environmental impacts while also improving production.

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APPEA Connect Series

The APPEA Connect Series is networking and information-sharing events where APPEA members can discuss and learn about industry issues.