Another independent economic analysis has confirmed the strong contribution onshore shale gas development could contribute to the Northern Territory.
“At last there are glimmers of hope on the energy price and supply front.”
So said experienced and highly respected business and economics commentator Robert Gottliebsen in The Australian newspaper this week.
Why? Because he has detected a change in the way politicians are responding to rising energy prices and the gas-supply crunch facing Australia’s East Coast.
In this letter to the West Australian newspaper, ERIC Director Steve Wright sets the record straight on some alarmist claims about supposed health impacts from the gas industry.