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Traditional Owners lodge NGP objection

February 17, 2017 0

Traditional Owners along the proposed route of the Northern Gas Pipeline (NGP) have lodged an emergency objection to the Northern Territory Development Consent Authority.

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Submissions open for Vic Pipelines Regulations 2017

February 3, 2017 0

The Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning has invited submissions for proposed Pipelines Regulations 2017.

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APGA welcomes technology-neutral energy policy

February 2, 2017 0

The Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) welcomed Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s commitment to develop an energy policy based on energy security and cost.

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APGA welcomes AEMO appointment

January 25, 2017 0

The gas transmission industry’s chief body has congratulated Audrey Zibelman on her appointment to the important role of CEO of the Australian Energy Market Operator.

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AEMO appoints new CEO

January 24, 2017 0

The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) has appointed Ms Audrey Zibelman to the role of CEO, effective 20 March.

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Heat wave brings focus on energy policy: APGA

January 16, 2017 0

High temperatures being experienced across Australia should help energy ministers focus on the importance of developing a comprehensive and technology-neutral national energy policy, according to the Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA).

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Technology-neutral climate and energy policy needed: APGA

December 20, 2016 0

The Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) has called for the development and implementation of technology-neutral climate and energy policy in a submission to a discussion on the Queensland Gas Supply and Demand Action Plan.

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Vertigan recommendations cautiously welcomed

December 15, 2016 0

The Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) has welcomed the report of the independent reviewer Dr Michael Vertigan and its proposals on transmission pipeline capacity negotiations.

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Ministers must act on gas supply: APGA

December 12, 2016 0

The Australian Pipelines and Gas Assocation (APGA) is calling on governments to act now to develop a comprehensive and technology-neutral national energy policy to remove the supply uncertainties highlighted in the 2016 National Gas Forecasting Report.

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Gorgon boost for WA

December 12, 2016 0

Domestic gas supply from the Chevron-operated Gorgon project has begun to enhance Western Australia’s (WA) energy security.

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Finkel highlights need for gas development

December 12, 2016 0

Australia’s Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has highlighted the need for policy reform in order to secure the country’s energy future.

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Gas to play global role: IEA

November 29, 2016 0

Natural gas and renewables are the winners in the race to meet energy demand growth until 2040, according to the IEA.

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Gas bans a risk to Victorian energy security: APGA

November 23, 2016 0

Victoria’s decision to move ahead with legislating a permanent ban on unconventional gas extraction is extremely disappointing and risks the State’s economic future, said the Australian Pipeline and Gas Association (APGA).

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Myths and misinformation in NT gas: Ferguson

November 16, 2016 1

Driven by hostility to fossil fuels and a naive faith in renewables, activists are using misinformation to push an anti-gas agenda.

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Broader focus needed to bring more gas to consumers: APGA

October 27, 2016 0

The Australian pipeline industry has called on policy-makers to broaden their focus from pipeline regulation to consider policies that would increase the gas available to both domestic and manufacturing consumers.

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APA highlights grid efficiency benefits to Vertigan Inquiry

October 20, 2016 1

APA Group has set out its arguments against changing the current coverage test for the regulation of pipelines to Dr Vertigan’s Consultation Paper.

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APGA slams Greens gas policy

October 6, 2016 0

The Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) says the ACT Greens gas policy would leave residents in the cold.

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COAG releases consultation paper

September 20, 2016 0

The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Energy Council has released a consultation paper as part of a review announced by federal and state ministers last month.

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APGA labels irresponsible Victoria

August 30, 2016 0

The Victorian Government today announced a permanent ban on the exploration and development of all onshore unconventional gas in the State, with industry bodies labelling the decision as irresponsible.

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Vic Government faces clear choice: APPEA

August 23, 2016 0

Calls for moratoriums on onshore gas exploration and development in Victoria fly in the face of the overwhelming evidence that the natural gas industry is safe and that more gas is urgently needed to ensure secure supply for eastern Australia, says APPEA.

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Energy Ministers must sort priorities: APGA

August 22, 2016 0

Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) Chief Executive Cheryl Cartwright said that the Energy Ministers – who met in Canberra last week for the COAG Energy Council – have indicated they are either unwilling or unable to grapple with the real issues of Australia’s gas markets.

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Secure Australia’s energy future with natural gas

August 11, 2016 0

Australia could secure its energy future while meeting its international obligations to cut carbon emissions by encouraging the development of the nation’s gas reserves.

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APGA backs AEMC findings

July 29, 2016 0

The Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) has backed the findings of an Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) report released at the end of July.

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AS 2885.4 open for comment

July 26, 2016 1

The draft of AS 2885.4 Submarine Pipelines is now available for public comment.

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Political debate not recognising crucial role of resources sector

July 11, 2016 0

One of the few things Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten have agreed on during this election campaign is the need for a new plan to manage Australia’s economy, after the resources boom.

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