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Australia’s recovery has not been gas-fired

The one thing the “gas-fired recovery” will succeed in is increasing Australia’s carbon emissions. — Read on http://www.canberratimes.com.au/story/7212342/australias-recovery-has-not-been-gas-fired/ When will demonstrable lies be criminal? Federal ICAC now. Aren’t lies already sinful for religious types? Hail Wary.

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Joint operation of Natuna block proposed – Jakarta Post

Following years of delays in the development of a number of gas projects around the Natuna Islands, an exploration committee is planning to propose a joint development involving a number of blocks in the area as part of moves to … Continue reading

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IEEFA: Competitive renewables wipe decades off economic life of Australia’s longest gas pipeline

Competition from renewables is shortening the economic lifespan of Western Australia’s Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline. — Read on ieefa.org/ieefa-competitive-renewables-wipe-decades-off-economic-life-of-australias-longest-gas-pipeline/ time allowed to depreciate capital cost is being reduced – 70 years, 38 years, 20 years. The squeeze is … Continue reading

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San Francisco just banned gas in all new buildings. Could it ever happen in Australia?

Last week San Francisco became the latest city to ban natural gas in new buildings. The legislation will see all new construction, other than restaurants, use electric power only from June 2021, to cut greenhouse gas emissions — Read on … Continue reading

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Government accused of pressuring experts who questioned its gas-fired recovery plan

Government accused of pressuring experts who questioned its gas-fired recovery plan – ABC News — Read on amp.abc.net.au/article/100055730 How can Scomo & Co even think of asking us to trust them when they’re so ridiculous?

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AEMO reconsiders plan to model ‘gas led recovery’, after idea panned by energy market

AEMO considers ditching plan to model the Morrison government’s ‘gas led recovery’ in next ISP, after key energy market players question whether it was even plausible. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/aemo-abandons-plan-to-model-gas-led-recovery-after-idea-panned-by-energy-market/ Almost makes you feel sorry for LNP, so much ineptitude, … Continue reading

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AGL’s dirty gas import terminal: What we learnt from the expert testimony

Environment Victoria | AGL’s dirty gas import terminal: What we learnt from the expert testimony — Read on environmentvictoria.org.au/2020/12/22/exposing-the-impacts-of-agls-gas-import-terminal/

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Origin slashes Qld drilling as soft gas market bites

The reduction in drilling rates at the Australia Pacific LNG venture comes as Shell took another write-down at its Prelude LNG project, underscoring the hit to producers from weak markets. — Read on http://www.afr.com/companies/energy/origin-slashes-qld-drilling-as-soft-gas-market-bites-20201030-p569zh …only drilled 23 wells this financial … Continue reading

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Hopes of a gas boom fizzle | The Saturday Paper

While the government continues to push for a gas-led recovery from the coronavirus-induced recession, the ACCC has another message – that Australia pays far too much for domestic gas. — Read on http://www.thesaturdaypaper.com.au/news/politics/2020/08/22/hopes-gas-boom-fizzle/159801840010304

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A contentious NSW gas project is weeks away from approval. Here are 3 reasons it should be rejected

ACT NOW disconnect from gas!! The pending decision on the Narrabri Gas Project comes at a critical time for Australia’s gas industry. — Read on theconversation.com/a-contentious-nsw-gas-project-is-weeks-away-from-approval-here-are-3-reasons-it-should-be-rejected-144201

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