Response to Newcastle Herald on waste handling

Posted on January 7, 2015

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A story printed in the Newcastle Herald on 6 January 2015 “Veil on waste disposal” implies secrecy and the improper handling of waste from Santos’ Narrabri Gas Project. Like any responsible company, Santos adheres to the strict conditions that apply to the disposal of waste from its operations. Compliance is monitored and enforced by the […]

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Statement on waste management

Posted on December 24, 2014

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Santos adheres to strict conditions that are carefully regulated by the EPA when disposing of waste. Waste from the Narrabri Gas Project is tested on site and the analysis determines its classification according to EPA conditions. This classification then determines the appropriate handling and disposal procedures. Santos has a contractual agreement with Transpacific – which is an […]

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Site Verification Certificate Application Lodged

Posted on December 23, 2014

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Santos has submitted its Site Verification Certificate Application to the Department of Planning. This application has confirmed the land within the Narrabri Gas Project area is not classified as Biophysical Strategic Agricultural Land (BSAL) under the criteria established by the NSW Government. Existing government mapping of the state had not identified any BSAL in the […]

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A message on the Narrabri Gas Project

Posted on December 16, 2014

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As has been reported in the media, the price of oil has fallen significantly over the past month which is having a major impact on not only oil and gas companies globally but also many countries that rely substantially upon oil revenue.  Santos has been similarly impacted by this oil price decline and like other […]

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National Party delegates visit Santos’ operations near Roma

Posted on December 13, 2014

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Members of the NSW National Party’s Primary Industry Resources and Energy Policy Committee have followed up their visit to the Pilliga with a tour of our operations near Roma, Queensland. Santos’ coal seam gas activities have been underway in the Roma area for almost twenty years and the group wanted to gain a better understanding […]

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Bella raises the bar in Adelaide

Posted on December 12, 2014

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Congratulations to Narrabri High’s Bella Stewart who took home a bronze medal at the 2014 Australian All Schools Championships last weekend. Bella was competing in the under 14 girls high jump event in Adelaide. Santos was delighted to be able to assist Bella’s family to travel from Bellata to watch her compete. To read more […]

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Response to a new report on the Narrabri Gas Project

Posted on December 10, 2014

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A report on the Narrabri Gas Project released this week by the Institute of Energy Economics and Financial Analysis is fundamentally flawed. The report claims that gas production from the proposed Project may have little or no influence in driving lower wholesale gas prices in NSW. The Narrabri Gas Project will deliver gas where market […]

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Christmas cheer in Narrabri

Posted on December 5, 2014

News Stories

Dark clouds didn’t stop a large crowd from gathering in Maitland Street to celebrate the spirit of Christmas, with the lighting up of the new Narrabri Christmas tree. The tree is located outside the post office in the centre of town and is an initiative of the Narrabri Chamber of Commerce, with the assistance of […]

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Narrabri Gas Project assessment update

Posted on December 4, 2014

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In October 2014, Santos referred the Narrabri Gas Project to the Commonwealth Government as the next step in the assessment process for the Project. Santos has now been advised by the Federal Environment Department that the Narrabri Gas Project will be assessed as a Controlled Action under the Commonwealth EPBC Act. This is not unexpected. […]

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