NSW

NSW Gas Plan

The NSW Government’s Gas Plan, released on 13 November 2014, responds to the NSW Chief Scientist’s review into the State’s Coal Seam Gas industry

NSW Parliamentary Research Service – a tightening gas market

This briefing paper provides an overview of wholesale and retail gas prices in New South Wales and more broadly in the eastern Australian Market. The specific causes of gas price movements over recent years are discussed, as are consumption and supply forecasts.

Note that this paper does not deal with debates around the environmental and social impacts of the gas industry.

Impact of CSG activities on property values

The NSW Valuer-General recently completed an inquiry into the impacts that CSG activities could have on property values. The final report is available from the Valuer-General’s website.

NSW Office of Coal Seam Gas

The NSW Office of Coal Seam Gas is the regulatory and oversight body for the State.

NSW Chief Scientist – Coal Seam Gas Industry Review

The NSW Chief Scientist and Engineer, Professor Mary O’Kane, has been undertaking an independent review of the Coal Seam Gas Industry. Her interim report is available from her website.

NSW Parliamentary Committee report into Coal Seam Gas in NSW

A NSW Parliamentary Committee examined the emerging Coal Seam Gas industry during 2012 – this is the comprehensive report that was released by the Committee.