WESTERN Australia’s largest gas users have urged the state government to take direct action to ensure that the Woodside-operated North West Shelf project continues to maintain supplies to WA customers.
CAMPBELL Brothers’ $123 million takeover bid for Perth-based metallurgical testing specialist Ammtec has underlined signs that the mining services sector is gearing up to cash in on the resurgence of Australia’s resources industry.
Creating a new all-powerful national regulator for the offshore oil and gas industry would be a top priority of a re-elected Gillard Labor government, federal resources minister Martin Ferguson said today.
WESTERN Australia may have surged up the rankings of the world’s most attractive locations for oil and gas investment, but it remains just the fourth most attractive investment location within Australia.
THE Mid West region’s most advanced power generation proponent has slammed Western Power’s plans for a long-awaited $318 million upgrade of transmission lines between Perth and Eneabba as sub-optimal and discriminatory.
The junior mining sector has been snubbed again by the federal government, which today named three former executives from Australia's biggest resources companies to its mining tax implementation committee.
WA's biggest gas consumers are demanding a tax break for suppliers selling gas on the domestic market to combat soaring prices. But new data has cast fresh light on the Domgas Alliance claims big gas suppliers are gouging their customers.