Natural gas

Commentary

22 Oct 2019
18

If Australia is the biggest gas exporter in the world, why are we shipping it back in? Because the gas market is dysfunctional - and it means consumers are suffering.

Report

30 May 2019
23

This is the sixth interim report of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) inquiry into gas supply arrangements in Australia. The ACCC has continued its focus on the operation of the East Coast Gas Market, where there are immediate and longer-term concerns.

Briefing paper

29 May 2019
4

Most energy efficiency programs target only one fuel, usually electricity or natural gas. While they achieve savings, they sometimes miss opportunities by failing to address other fuels. Dual-fuel programs, on the other hand, have the potential to save more energy, reduce program costs, and improve...

Report

18 Dec 2018
39

This is the fifth interim report of the ACCC's inquiry into gas supply arrangements in Australia. The ACCC has continued its focus on the operation of the East Coast Gas Market, where there are immediate and longer-term concerns.

Discussion paper

31 Oct 2018
15

The fracking inquiry that reported earlier this year recommended that unconventional gas extraction should only be permitted if the all 135 recommendations are accepted and implemented. All recommendations were accepted by the NT government when it lifted the gas moratorium.

Report

2 Aug 2018
52

This is the fourth interim report of the ACCC's inquiry into gas supply arrangements in Australia. The ACCC has continued its focus on the operation of the East Coast Gas Market, where there are immediate and longer-term concerns.

Report

5 Jul 2018
88

This report seeks to answer key questions about the eastern Australia energy cost challenge and provide recommendations for a lower cost energy future.

Report

9 May 2018
47

This reports investigates the impacts of the Australian-backed, Exxon-led, PNG LNG project on the local communities affected by the development.

Report

29 Apr 2018
121

This report outlines the case for the Australian government to be held accountable for the negligent decision to lend AU$500 million of taxpayer's money to the PNG-LNG project.

Report

27 Apr 2018
40

This report confirms that while conditions in the east coast gas market have improved since September 2017, the market is still not functioning effectively.

Report

18 Apr 2018
7

Cheap energy has underpinned the international competitiveness of the manufacturing sector Australia-wide. This report argues that not only has this advantage been lost, it has been destroyed by government policy and the deceptive market practices of LNG producers.

Draft report

27 Feb 2018
43

The AEMC has recommended changes to give regulators oversight over a wider range of pipeline services, and to allow all stakeholders, including pipeline users, to have more input into regulators’ decisions on appropriate prices, services and conditions. This would mean pipeline users are better represented...

Commentary

27 Feb 2018
9

Developing new gas resources in New Zealand is a shortsighted strategy that could lead to stranded assets, argues Ralph Sims.

Report

13 Dec 2017
98

This is the second interim report of an inquiry into gas supply arrangements in Australia. It focuses on the operation of the east coast gas market, where there are continuing immediate and longer-term concerns.

Report

21 Nov 2017
23

This report provides an in depth account of customers’ experiences in the Victorian electricity and gas markets in 2016–17.

Report

9 Nov 2017
358

With current gas prices in Australia soaring, fracking has the potential to relieve the burden, but implementing it will be challenging due to strong opposition, a lack of popularity and state government bans on the process.

Report

31 Oct 2017
48

The AEMC has published this interim report for the review into the effectiveness of gas pipeline regulation.

Report

25 Sep 2017
134

The ACCC has released its first interim report of its inquiry into gas supply arrangements in Australia, which focuses on likely supply and demand conditions in the east coast gas market for 2018.

Report

21 Sep 2017
84

This update to the Gas Statement of Opportunities (GSOO) assesses the forecast adequacy of the east coast gas market and Western Australia gas market to meet forecast annual gas requirements for calendar years 2018 and 2019.

Report

Providing a comprehensive, up-to-date indication of key electricity trends in Australia
12 Jul 2017
128

This report, by renowned energy analyst Dr Hugh Saddler, reveals a stunning correlation between domestic electricity prices and gas prices, despite gas making up only 10% of electricity generation.

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