fbpx

Energy

Aug 24, 2021
Hydrogen plans for Gladstone alumina refinery

Hydrogen plans for Gladstone alumina refinery

Rio Tinto and Sumitomo Corporation will team up to look into the potential construction of a hydrogen pilot plant at the Yarwun alumina refinery in Gladstone. If the project proceeds, the pilot plant would produce hydrogen for the recently announced Gladstone Hydrogen Ecosystem. Rio Tinto Australia chief executive Kellie Parker said the company was delighted… This content is for iQ Industry...

Read More
Aug 18, 2021
MOU on Hay Point hydrogen exports

MOU on Hay Point hydrogen exports

Key players have signed a memorandum of understanding that paves the way for a hydrogen export facility at the Port of Hay Point, south of Mackay. North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation joined Dalrymple Bay Infrastructure, Brookfield, and international trading company ITOCHU Corporation in the MOU. It will allow for work to start on concepts to… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, ...

Read More
Aug 17, 2021
BHP and Woodside in energy mega-merger

BHP and Woodside in energy mega-merger

BHP and Woodside Petroleum are bringing their oil and gas portfolios together in a merger to create a global top 10 independent energy company. An expanded Woodside will be owned 52 per cent by existing Woodside shareholders and 48 per cent by existing BHP shareholders. BHP chief executive officer Mike Henry. “The merger of our… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil,...

Read More
Aug 17, 2021
Energy supply to east coast tipped to come off the gas

Energy supply to east coast tipped to come off the gas

Future supplies of gas to the domestic east coast market have been described as ‘precarious’. A supply shortfall is increasingly likely, especially in the southern states, the ACCC’s latest gas report reveals. The report reveals a finely balanced supply outlook for 2022. It says a shortfall of 2 PJ could arise across the entire east coast gas… This content is for iQ Industry Queen...

Read More
Aug 17, 2021
Green light for $40m Senex gas project

Green light for $40m Senex gas project

Senex Energy will go ahead with a $40 million expansion project to lift natural gas production at Atlas by 50 per cent to 18 PJ/year. The company today announced the Final Investment Decision (FID) for the work, set to support more than 100 jobs during construction. Senex managing director and chief executive officer Ian Davies… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil,...

Read More
Aug 11, 2021
TECH plant gas deal to build green credentials

TECH plant gas deal to build green credentials

Queensland Pacific Metals has lined up a new Bowen Basin gas deal to feed its planned Townsville battery chemicals plant as it aims to become Australia’s first producer of ‘net zero carbon’ nickel. An MOU with Transition Energy Corporation and North Queensland Gas Pipeline will see the parties work together on a gas field supply… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Co...

Read More
Aug 11, 2021
New push to end nuclear power ban

New push to end nuclear power ban

Nationals Senators are seeking changes to the Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Act to remove Australia’s prohibition on nuclear energy. Nuclear energy has been prohibited in Australia since 1999 and the senators say they are hoping to change that amendments they will be moving this week. “The Northern Territory has almost a third of Australia’s low-cost… This content is for iQ Indu...

Read More
Aug 10, 2021
Online supplier portal for hydrogen sector

Online supplier portal for hydrogen sector

Power generator CS Energy and Toowoomba and Surat Basin Enterprise have launched an initiative to increase local participation in the hydrogen industry. The six month project will map and uncover the capability and potential of local businesses to support a hydrogen supply chain, creating a new online supplier portal. Minister for Energy, Renewables and Hydrogen… This content is for iQ Indu...

Read More
Aug 10, 2021
Tenders called on hydro project design

Tenders called on hydro project design

Tenders are being called for engineering and consulting services to deliver design and costings for a new pumped hydro energy storage project near Gympie. The Borumba Dam Pumped Hydro Energy Storage (PHES) project would be Queensland’s largest pumped hydro project, with the potential to power up to 1.5 million homes and support 2000 construction jobs…. This content is for iQ Industry Queens...

Read More
Menu