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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NZ Govt makes a political decision on #oilandgas exploration - no public consultation & no assessment of the enviro… https://t.co/0LSJr7EIQX
NT lifts #fracking moratorium. Onshore gas exploration and development will enable the creation of thousands of loc… https://t.co/Dy0G6Abpdj
APPEA 2018 site tour – Innovation and Excellence. The 2018 tour -Monday 14 May - will include Australia’s first Inn… https://t.co/1xUPpM6wg1
The @LNPQLD commitment to freeze #natgas royalties for 10 years supports confidence in long-term #gas investment an… https://t.co/d1CRqPA9Uu
This page is currently inactive so please visit @APPEALtd to follow APPEA on twitter as the leading voice of Austra… https://t.co/IVn2oxfZV4
Moratorium lifted. Regulations updated. Environment management plans being assessed. #NT’s onshore #natgas industry… https://t.co/RJPdLdFlPu
. @APPEALtd’s @MattDoman talks to #NT Country Hour on the resumption of #natgas exploration in the #Beetaloo. Interv… https://t.co/eFPdYuhA87
The TPP will advance Australia’s strategic interests by fostering regional economic integration & foreign policy co… https://t.co/mLCooH4FFl
. @APPEALtd’s @MattDoman talks to @abcdarwin’s @jo_laverty and @adamtsteer on #NT #fracking no-go zones - and false… https://t.co/ORn8USLYOb
A #natgas sales contract announced today by @SenexEnergy highlights measures the Queensland #gas industry is taking… https://t.co/jUDopASnAq
Today’s #Queensland Government announcement of a 25% increase in the petroleum royalty rate threatens ongoing inves… https://t.co/QeXVsdtW75
#DYK Australia recorded a $6.3 billion surplus in the trade of #oilandgas in 2017-18, the highest surplus in 30 yea… https://t.co/BLiw7BPbLe
The #oilandgas industry has welcomed #NT Government’s acknowledgment in today's #Budget of the key role the sector… https://t.co/t3uDMKcgi7
. @APPEA Chief Executive @sententia_gas discusses the #NT’s Beelatloo sub-basin on @RadioNational. He says it with p… https://t.co/ZkwOmqNjmn
#Energy Minister @AngusTaylorMP says Australia's #LNG exports are making a significant impact to reduce global… https://t.co/qMqAsoWq4e
Listen to @sententia_gas on @2GB873 saying a Queensland govt decision to increase #gas royalties is disappointing a… https://t.co/DODSacvFrS
South Australia can support #oilandgas exploration and development in harmony with its marine environment. #SApolhttps://t.co/cPLu4xWqCh
#NT playing big role here ... @inpexaustralia @conocophillips https://t.co/9CqBijjEBo

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.

Conference News

2019 APPEA Conference & Exhibition

Call for Papers and Registration Now Open

Brisbane, 27-30 May 2019.

Science & Technology

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.

Upcoming Event

APPEA Connect Series

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