The Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Senator the Hon Matt Canavan, addresses the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) at the announcement of the 2019 offshore petroleum exploration acreage release.
Senator the Hon Matt Canavan was sworn in as Minister for Resources and Northern Australia on 19 July 2016.
The Australian Government today announced the 2019 Offshore Petroleum Acreage Release, comprising 64 areas, the largest since 2000. More than 120,000 square kilometres of acreage will be released for a single round of work program bidding.
Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan held a media conference with Trade Minister Simon Birmingham on the Hydrogen Energy Supply Chain project at Port Hastings in Victoria.
Joint release with Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment.
Construction has started on a half-billion dollar pilot hydrogen project which has the potential to create $2 billion in exports for Australia.
More jobs and improved electricity supplies throughout North Queensland will flow from the latest investment by the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF).
Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan has welcomed surging exports of iron ore, coal and LNG in 2019.
Joint release with The Hon Angus Taylor MP, Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction
A National Hydrogen Strategy that will open up export markets in Asia is a step closer with the release of consultation papers today.
Just-released figures show income earned for Australia from exports of resources and energy is hitting record highs.
Joint media release with The Hon Sussan Ley, Minister for the Environment
The Coalition Government has released terms of reference for the Chief Scientist’s independent audit of the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority’s (NOPSEMA) consideration of exploration in the Great Australian Bight.
Today's announcement that the Queensland Government has made the final approval before construction of the Carmichael mine can begin is an historic day for Queensland.