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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Supporting exploration in the Great Australian Bight

APPEA, the body representing Australia’s oil and gas industry, is stepping up its communications campaign to highlight the benefits of […]

National Resources Statement outlines a blueprint for success

The oil and gas industry welcomed the release of the National Resources Statement, the first since February 1998.  The vital […]

New APPEA Chief Executive announced

The Chairman of the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association Zoe Yujnovich today announced the appointment of Andrew McConville as […]

APPEA congratulates Northern Territory ministers

APPEA congratulates Paul Kirby on his appointment as the Northern Territory’s Minister for Primary Industry and Resources and looks forward […]

Gas industry to play key role in hydrogen future

APPEA welcomes the release today of the Australian Labor Party’s National Hydrogen Plan. “There is tremendous interest in hydrogen as […]

An efficient global carbon market essential

As nations consider the agreement around the ‘rule book’ for global emissions reductions reached at COP24 earlier this month and […]

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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.

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.

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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.