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Welcome new members

Blog Post 1 April 2020

APPEA has welcomed eight new members including: State Gas Ltd – (ASX: GAS) is a developer of a conventional gas...

Future energy and exports CRC welcomed

Media Release 13 March 2020

APPEA has welcomed the establishment of the Future Energy Exports (FEnEx) Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) to assist ongoing innovation and...

APPEA 2020 Conference postponed

Media Release 13 March 2020

Due to recent events involving the COVID-19 Corona Virus, we regret to advise that our conference and exhibition scheduled for...

COVID-19 update

Blog Post 12 March 2020

The Australian oil and gas industry continues to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation and is taking appropriate precautions. This has...

New technology roadmap to reducing emissions

Media Release 28 February 2020

APPEA today welcomed the Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction Angus Taylor’s plans for a technology roadmap, highlighting the importance...

Victorian Opposition supports lifting gas ban

Media Release 24 February 2020

APPEA has welcomed today’s announcement by the Victorian Opposition to support lifting the state’s moratorium on conventional onshore natural gas...

Minister Canavan resignation

Media Release 4 February 2020

The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association today thanked Senator Matt Canavan for his strong commitment to the Australian oil...

NSW energy accord an important step

Media Release 31 January 2020

The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association has welcomed today’s agreement between the Australian and New South Wales governments to...

More supply key for domestic gas demand

Media Release 24 January 2020

The Federal Government’s review of the Australian Domestic Gas Security Mechanism (ADGSM) has confirmed actions by the oil and gas...

Continued gas development key to WA supply

Media Release 13 December 2019

The 2019 Western Australia Gas Statement of Opportunities released today highlights the continued development of the state’s natural gas resources...

Welcome new members

Blog Post 2 December 2019

APPEA has welcomed several new members last month. Black Mountain Exploration Pty Ltd – combines expertise in geology, engineering, land...

The Brighter program turns one

Blog Post 1 November 2019

Over the past year, the Brighter program has reached millions of Australians through media, digital platforms, community events, engagement campaigns...

Review of noise impacts on marine environment

Blog Post 1 November 2019

An important APPEA review is underway into impacts on the marine environment. APPEA’s Environment, Health and Safety committee’s Environmental Science...

Queensland natural gas economic report

Blog Post 1 November 2019

A new report commissioned by APPEA has highlighted the importance of natural gas powering Queensland’s economy. Launched at the Queensland...

Welcome new members

Blog Post 1 October 2019

APPEA has welcomed four new associate members to its membership. EHS Support Pty Ltd – EHS Support is an environmental,...

New WA EPA guidelines must not risk investment

Media Release 2 September 2019

APPEA today lodged a submission to the Western Australian Environmental Protection Authority’s Background Paper on Greenhouse Gas Assessment Guidance, urging...

Tony Noon Scholarship – apply now

Blog Post 2 September 2019

Applications are now open for the Tony Noon scholarship that provides a one-off grant to the value of $3,000 and...

Carbon campaign misses the mark

Blog Post 2 September 2019

For some time, international activist groups have targeted industry associations representing extractive industries around the world. Their campaigns place pressure...

Welcome new APPEA members

Blog Post 2 September 2019

APPEA has welcomed three new associate members to its membership. APA Group (Australian Pipeline Limited) – APA Group is a...

More supply is vital for domestic gas market

Media Release 22 August 2019

Today’s release of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) latest Gas Market Inquiry 2017-2020 report once again confirms the...

Oil and gas industry supports red tape reform

Media Release 5 August 2019

Australia’s oil and gas industry today welcomed the announcement the Productivity Commission would undertake a comprehensive fact-based review of regulation...

New look 2019 offshore acreage release

Blog Post 1 August 2019

The Australian Government has formally released new offshore areas for oil and gas exploration as part of the 2019 acreage...

NT gas industry ready to get back to work

Media Release 24 July 2019

APPEA has welcomed today’s confirmation by the Northern Territory Minister for Primary Industries and Resources Paul Kirby, and Environment Minister...

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