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

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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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Shareholder Investor day held in Sydney

Posted on November 26, 2014

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Santos’ Vice President of Eastern Australia, James Baulderstone, today reiterated the commitment to the development of the Narrabri Gas Project, saying it remains the focus of our work in NSW. Mr Baulderstone announced a revision of gas reserves, but explained this will not impact Santos’ plans to provide a more secure energy supply for NSW, […]

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Use of Caesium-137 is common practice in drilling across Australia

Posted on November 24, 2014

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Santos’ use of Caesium-137 (CS-137) in the Pilliga has been previously reported earlier this year. CS-137 is one of the most common radio isotopes used in industry, including in medical treatments and in the construction industry to gauge thickness and moisture of materials. It is often used in drilling operations both globally and in Australia. […]

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Santos says Narrabri Gas Project won’t affect water

Posted on November 21, 2014

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Santos hydrogeologist and Narrabri resident Glenn Toogood has answered claims by the activist group Artesian Bore Water Users Association that the Narrabri Gas Project will affect the Great Artesian Basin. The Northern Daily Leader recently spoke to Glenn. CLICK HERE TO READ ARTICLE

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Win-win for landholders

Posted on November 19, 2014

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Peter Mitchley, Santos’ General Manager of Energy NSW, has written to the Northern Daily Leader newspaper in Tamworth to explain how Santos works closely with landholders to achieve “win-win” situations. LIKE in any good relationship, the foundation must be built on trust, communication and a mutual respect. The oil and gas industry, when partnering with […]

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