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APPEA: Qld gas more profitable than Olympics

The Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) revealed that the oil and gas industry in Queensland has more value to add to the state’s economy than the 2032 Olympic Games. Read more

Blue Energy locks in $10m for Bowen Basin

Blue Energy has secured $10 million in funding to access additional funding to advance its 2P reserve build up program in its 100 per cent held ATP 815 permit, which will underpin the non-binding gas supply agreement with Origin Energy, Energy Australia and Queensland Pacific Metals. ‘The 2P reserve build program will also underpin the …
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Japan hydrogen export study begins

 ARENA has announced up to $2.17 million in funding to Stanwell Corporation to complete a feasibility study for a proposed hydrogen export project located in Gladstone, Queensland. A key challenge of producing cost-competitive green hydrogen by electrolysis is the high capital costs of equipment. Large export-scale projects have the potential to improve cost competitiveness due to economies …
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APA secures gas transportation service with Senex

APA Group has reached agreement on a new gas transportation service with Senex Energy for the delivery of gas through APA’s Wallumbilla Gas Hub, South West Queensland Pipeline and Carpentaria Gas Pipeline to APA’s Diamantina Power Station in Mount Isa. The gas transportation service, which will commence on January 1, 2022, reinforces the critical role …
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Dalrymple Bay explores green hydrogen

Dalrymple Bay Infrastructure (DBI) has executed an agreement with North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation (NQBP), the Brookfield Group and ITOCHU Corporation to study the potential for a green hydrogen production, storage and export facility at the Dalrymple Bay Terminal (DBT) at Hay Point in Queensland. DBI chief executive officer Anthony Timbrell said the Dalrymple Bay …
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Talon Energy strikes deal to produce green energy

Talon Energy has executed an agreement with Applied Vapor Solutions (AVS) in respect of a 60 per cent shareholding in GreenFlame Energy. GreenFlame holds an exclusive patent licence for the application of a zero CO2 emissions Superheated Steam Technology process that simultaneously enhances recovery of hydrocarbons (methane) from coal seams whilst sequestering CO2 and producing …
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Qld kicks off hydrogen hunt

The Queensland Government is on the hunt to find the hydrogen skills and businesses to join the renewable fuel supply chain that will create jobs in Toowoomba and the Western Downs. Minister for Energy, Renewables and Hydrogen Mick de Brenni today announced a partnership between publicly-owned power generator CS Energy and Toowoomba and Surat Basin …
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Hydrogen-powered vehicles boost Qld’s recovery plan

Queensland’s first hydrogen-powered cars have hit the streets, helping the state work towards its zero-emission goal and Queensland’s economic recovery plan. Hydrogen Minister Mick de Brenni said the arrival of five hydrogen-powered Hyundai NEXOs takes the Palaszczuk Government’s fleet of zero-emission vehicles to 60 of a planned 144 electric vehicles in total by years end. …
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Qld zero-carbon scheme guarantees hydrogen

The Queensland Government has taken another step towards establishing  credentials as a leading generator of renewable energy jobs. Speaking at the Queensland Smart Energy Summit, Minister for Energy, Renewables and Hydrogen Mick de Brenni said partnering with the Smart Energy Council’s zero-carbon certification scheme would bring further investor confidence to the state as part of …

Pipeline upgrade for Qld water supply

The Queensland Government has announced the $1.5 million upgrade of two pipelines that supply water from Mount Crosby Treatment Plant to Brisbane, Ipswich and Logan. The work will involve taking a 4km section of the pipes offline at Barnes Hill to replace four valves which are reaching the end of their service life. Minister for …