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Gas Energy Australia backs broadening of CEFC, ARENA investment scope

17 Sep 2020

Gas Energy Australia has welcomed a Government plan to broaden the investment scope of the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and Australian Renewable Energy Agency to include low emission energy sources, a position long advocated by the body. GEA chief executive officer John Griffiths said elements of the $1.9 billion clean energy technologies investment package could… Read more »

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True fuel security requires fuel diversification

15 Sep 2020

Using more gas fuels in transport, manufacturing, households and industry will drive a stronger, longer and more reliable post-COVID economic recovery in Australia than relying on imported liquid fuels alone. Gas Energy Australia (GEA) Chief Executive Officer John Griffiths said greater uptake of gas fuels including Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and… Read more »

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Tax reform, diversification key to boosting national fuel security

14 Sep 2020

Australia’s peak organisation for downstream gas fuels says lower excise on these fuels and greater diversity in fuel sources would do more for Australia’s fuel security than relying solely on increasing reserves of oil-based fuels. Gas Energy Australia (GEA) Chief Executive Officer John Griffiths said fuel diversification and lower excise for LNG, LPG and CNG… Read more »

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Tunnels the safest option says leaked report

17 Jul 2020

Article from Coffs Coast Advocate Downloadable Version  JANINE WATSON16th Jul 2020 3:12 PM A draft report obtained by the Advocate clearly states tunnels will be the safest option for dangerous goods travelling on the Coffs Harbour Bypass. The report was prepared by engineering and design consultant Aurecon for the RMS and was submitted to them… Read more »

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23 Apr 2020

Australia’s peak body for downstream gas fuels, Gas Energy Australia (GEA), welcomes the Government’s acknowledgement that we need to address Australia’s fuel security but noted that it was only a temporary solution to buy oil at the current low prices. GEA’s CEO John Griffiths said Australian-produced gas fuels have a key role to play in… Read more »

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