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  • 10 May 2012

    Senex Energy reported a significant upgrade of gas reserves and resources across its Queensland Surat Basin coal seam gas (CSG) permits. KEY POINTS – More than 500 petajoules (PJ) of net CSG reserves and resources independently certified. – Net Proved and Probable (2P) CSG reserves increased by 75% to 138.1 PJ. – Net Proved, Probable […]

  • 3 May 2012

      Santos of Australia welcomed the rejection of a moratorium on coal seam gas exploration by the NSW Legislative Council General Purpose Standing Committee No 5, however the company expressed deep concerns at a number of inconsistent recommendations, particularly the call for a domestic gas reservation policy. “Santos is pleased that the Committee recognises the […]

  • 16 April 2012

    Australia’s natural coal seam gas (CSG) producers are today continuing an information campaign focussing on the investment, jobs, environmental benefits, and enormous opportunities the industry now generates. Produced by the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (APPEA), the apolitical campaign shows how CSG is providing much-needed opportunities for regional communities at a time of economic […]

  • 28 March 2012

    NSW businesses and consumers face the risk of constrained gas supply and higher prices in the absence of a growing local gas industry, according to new research released today by Santos. The analysis, prepared by ACIL Tasman, identifies two fundamental drivers that are changing the gas supply market across eastern Australia: Growing gas demand, including […]

  • 12 March 2012

    The economic benefit of Australia’s burgeoning coal seam gas (CSG) sector was Wednesday presented to delegates at ABARES’ Outlook 2012 conference in Canberra. The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association’s (APPEA) Chief Operating Officer – Eastern Region, Rick Wilkinson, released for the first time a range of 2011 industry statistics, which show: • The CSG […]

  • 24 February 2012

    Origin and Skills Queensland today announced an innovative training program that will see farmers and CSG companies work collaboratively on coal seam gas production on their properties. Origin is a partner in the Australia Pacific LNG project and operator in the gasfields. While Origin is leading the program, it is being designed and developed in […]

  • 8 February 2012

      A new Senate Inquiry into coal seam gas across Australia has been proposed by the Australian Greens spokesperson for mining, Senator Larissa Waters. “The previous Senate Inquiry into coal seam gas only looked at the impacts of CSG in the Murray Darling Basin, but CSG is a problem everywhere,” Senator Waters said. “It also […]

  • 1 February 2012

    Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group (ALCSG) assets responded to a distressed Iranian fishing dhow in the Arabian Gulf, Jan. 31. At 12:37 p.m. local time, an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter, assigned to the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12 and embarked on aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), spotted the disabled Iranian […]

  • 20 January 2012

    Australia’s Arrow Energy completed today its planned coal seam gas (CSG) exploration drilling at Mt Lindsay near Beaudesert. Arrow staff and contractors are currently closing down the site. The exploration drilling of the past few days will provide Arrow with further information about the area’s geology, potential coal seams and groundwater, Arrow said in a […]

  • 19 January 2012

    Bulgaria has now joined France in banning hydraulic fracturing and followed it by cancelling a gas exploration permit it granted to energy giant Chevron. The Queensland Greens say it is proof that the Queensland Government has rushed into promoting the industry without full consideration of all the issues. “Bulgaria is totally dependent on gas imports […]

  • 12 January 2012

    Arrow Energy is currently conducting a short duration coal seam gas (CSG) exploration campaign in the Beaudesert/Boonah region. The campaign comprises drilling of two exploration wells and routine rehabilitation work on a number of pre-existing exploration wells. Arrow publically advertised details of this campaign in November last year in four local newspapers. Work has commenced […]

  • 9 January 2012

    Forces assigned to the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group, rescued an Iranian fishing vessel from pirates in the northern Arabian Sea, Jan. 5. At approximately 12:30 p.m local time, an SH-60S Seahawk from guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG 100) detected a suspected pirate skiff alongside the Iranian-flagged fishing dhow Al Molai. Simultaneously, a distress […]

  • 5 January 2012

    Australia Pacific LNG has launched its first coal seam gas (CSG) information campaign in an effort to provide the public with accurate facts about the Australia Pacific LNG project, and to counter misinformation in the current public debate about CSG. Australia Pacific LNG print advertisements launched on 2 January, and will initially appear in newspapers […]

  • 20 December 2011

    Santos’ plans to develop the coal seam gas reserves of north west New South Wales could deliver a $15.2 billion boost to the state’s economy and see the creation of 2,900 ongoing full-time jobs. A report by Allen Consulting Group released today by Santos shows that if the company’s proposed coal seam gas (CSG) investments […]

  • 28 November 2011

    Contrary to ABC online reports, Origin today confirmed that the quality of treated coal seam gas water consistently meets with drinking water standards and rigorous environmental licence conditions and guidelines. Consistent monitoring and reporting indicate that releases of treated water from its Talinga facility do not present a risk to health or the environment. Origin […]

  • 23 November 2011

    QGC Pty Ltd today welcomed the recognition of the very significant contribution that the CSG-LNG industry will make to Queensland economic growth and state revenues. This follows news the State Government would establish a multi-million dollar education trust using half the royalties generated by the CSG-LNG industry. While these benefits will flow in future QGC […]

  • 22 November 2011

    The peak body representing the oil and gas industry is seeking a seat at the table as the details are thrashed out regarding yesterday’s announced intervention into coal seam gas (CSG) regulation by the Federal Government. The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association’s (APPEA) Chief Executive, David Byers, said: “We are very keen to ensure […]

  • 18 November 2011

    Mining company Santos has withdrawn plans for a controversial underground gas pipeline from Narrabri to Wellington… (abc) [mappress] Source: abc, November 18, 2011; Image: eastern star gas

  • 17 November 2011

    The NSW coal seam gas industry could make a major contribution to the state’s economy by producing 12 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) of liquefied natural gas, according to an ACIL Tasman study released today by the gas industry peak body. The final report: Economic significance of coal seam gas in New South Wales was […]

  • 15 November 2011

    Santos has today reached an agreement with the NSW Government, the NSW Farmers Association and the Caroona Coal Action Group (CCAG) that will see an end to the demonstration at a coal seam gas pilot well site near Spring Ridge, about 70km south of Gunnedah in northern NSW. Santos was proposing to drill one pilot […]

  • 4 November 2011

    The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (APPEA) has released an independent study outlining the greenhouse gas benefits associated with Australia expanding its coal seam gas (CSG) industry. Produced by the global engineering consultancy WorleyParsons, Greenhouse Gas Emissions Study of Australian CSG to LNG provides a a life cycle comparison of the greenhouse gas emissions […]

  • 31 October 2011

    The only way to meet a tripling in natural gas demand in eastern Australia is by allowing unconventional gas projects, including CSG… (adelaidenow) [mappress] Source: adelaidenow, October 31, 2011;

  • 25 October 2011

    The GE and Penrice Consortium, which brings together GE and Penrice Soda Holdings Ltd, announced an agreement with Australian coal seam gas producer QGC Pty Limited to design, build and operate a brine pilot plant (BPP) at Penrice’s chemical works at Osborne, South Australia. The GE Penrice BPP is part of a wider initiative by […]

  • 6 October 2011

    The development of a major coal seam gas industry side-by-side with agriculture is ”essential” in NSW, and demand for gas will triple… (smh) [mappress]Source: smh, October 6, 2011

  • 3 October 2011

    Exoma Energy Limited announced that the sixth well of its 2011 exploration campaign, Prairie-1, has spudded. The primary target of this well will be Coal Seam Gas (CSG) in the Permian coal measures of the Galilee Basin in Central Queensland. The coal measures are to be cored for desorption testing, the well will be logged […]