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Santos Seeks CSG Approval but Battle Ahead
Mining
Thursday February 2 2017

Santos Seeks CSG Approval but Battle Ahead

Oil and gas producer Santos has started the approval process for its controversial Narrabri coal seam gas project in northwest NSW.

Hopeland Wants Coal Seam Gas Safety Assurance
Environment
Wednesday March 11 2015

Hopeland Wants Coal Seam Gas Safety Assurance

Residents of a Queensland town being tested for noxious soil gases say they want scientific proof that coal seam gas mining in the area is not...

Greens Senator Urges CSG Concerns to be Heard
Mining
Wednesday March 4 2015

Greens Senator Urges CSG Concerns to be Heard

Greens senator Larissa Waters has called for a coal seam gas whistleblower's secret evidence to a parliamentary committee to be made public.

NSW Chief Engineer Backs Coal Seam Gas
Mining
Wednesday October 1 2014

NSW Chief Engineer Backs Coal Seam Gas

A new report from NSW's Chief Scientist and Engineer has endorsed the further development of the state's coal seam gas industry.

Coal Seam Gas Firm Admits Health Impacts
Environment
Tuesday August 5 2014

Coal Seam Gas Firm Admits Health Impacts

Activists claim a coal seam gas firm's buy out of properties near its Queensland operation is an admission the gas is harmful.

Could NSW Farmers Block Reboot of the Mining Boom?
Mining
Tuesday April 8 2014

Could NSW Farmers Block Reboot of the Mining Boom?

A recent deal conferring NSW farmers with the right to refuse coal seam gas exploitation has cast doubt over the potential for the fossil fuel to...

Coal Seam Gas Is Critical to Australia: Boral CEO
Business
Thursday March 27 2014

Coal Seam Gas Is Critical to Australia: Boral CEO

The head of Australia's leading building and construction materials company has said that the development of coal seam gas is critical to the future of the...

NSW: Coal Seam Gas Regulations Finalised
Environment
Thursday January 30 2014

NSW: Coal Seam Gas Regulations Finalised

Exclusion zones and other safeguards to protect homes and high quality farmland from coal seam gas (CSG) projects across about 5.3 million hectares have been finalised.

Coalition Moves on Energy Construction Projects
Environment
Friday September 27 2013

Coalition Moves on Energy Construction Projects

The new Coalition government has moved to unlock what it claims are resource construction projects which have been left in limbo by a change in the...