Wallaby legend Tim Horan speaks of his support for Santos

Posted on October 2, 2015

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Wallaby legend and Santos ambassador Tim Horan has said he is proud to be associated with an Australian company that is committed to working with the local community. Speaking in a short video released today, Horan said the support Santos gives to the Narrabri community, especially the junior sporting clubs, is invaluable for people in […]

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Santos responds to the article in The Land

Posted on September 18, 2015

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I wish to respond to an article printed in The Land on Thursday 17 September that falsely claims that “CSG is too risky for insurers”. Santos takes great care, uses the best available science and works within strict and stringent requirements to ensure we explore for and extract natural gas safely without harm to the […]

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Santos working with landholders

Posted on September 3, 2015

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I wish to respond to an article printed in The Land on Thursday August 27 that quoted a number of people insinuating that companies, including Santos, force their way onto private land. This is not the case. Santos has always been very clear that we will only drill wells on private land where the landholder […]

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Santos Narrabri Gas Project is “not a threat to water”

Posted on July 16, 2015

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Respected water expert Dr Richard Cresswell has reiterated that Santos’ operations near Narrabri are not a threat to water resources including the Great Artesian Basin. Dr Cresswell, who is a former CSIRO Hydrogeologist and sits on the Federal Government’s Expert Panel for Large Coal Seam Gas Projects, told the NSW Farmers conference in Sydney that […]

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Statement on Santos’ proposed Leewood Phase 2 Project

Posted on June 12, 2015

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Santos has provided a response to the questions and comments raised by various government departments in relation to the proposed water treatment facility at our Leewood site. We are confident this additional information has now fully addressed the questions and comments and we look forward to further discussions with the Department of Resources and Energy […]

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Locals talk about local benefits from Santos’ Narrabri Gas Project

Posted on June 11, 2015

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A group of Narrabri locals have expressed their support for Santos, saying the industry is delivering economic benefits to the local area. In a short video released by Santos, local landholder Anthony Brennan says Santos’ Narrabri operations are contributing to the local economy. “A new industry coming to town is certainly contributing to our community […]

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Santos working with Siding Spring Observatory team

Posted on June 3, 2015

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I wish to respond to an opinion piece by the People for the Plains printed in Narrabri’s Courier newspaper on Thursday May 28 insinuating that Siding Spring Observatory is under threat from Santos’ proposed Narrabri Gas Project. Siding Spring, Australia’s largest optical astronomy research facility is located in the Warrumbungles near Coonabarabran about 100 km […]

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Santos’ response to a number of inaccuracies in The Conversation article.

Posted on June 2, 2015

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By Glenn Toogood, Santos senior Hydrogeologist I wish to respond to a number of inaccuracies in a recent comment piece written by Dr Matthew Currell “Groundwater: the natural wonder that needs protecting from coal seam gas”. The Conversation’s vision states that it promotes academic rigour. Unfortunately that is not the case in this article. Santos […]

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Santos’ plans to build a water treatment plant

Posted on May 21, 2015

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Santos wishes to respond to the comments on our proposal to build a water treatment plant at Leewood. This is a proposal to use the same technology as is used in major Australian cities to provide residents drinking water and to use that high quality water to irrigate an agricultural crop. The irrigation water will […]

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