Ministers for the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ en New gas deal signals gas-fired recovery on track https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/new-gas-deal-signals-gas-fired-recovery-track Today’s announcement by Senex Energy Ltd that it has signed a new seven year deal with Adbri Limited to supply up to 11 petajoules of gas from 2023 shows that gas is going to be required for the long Thu, 2021-07-22 16:10 Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/new-gas-deal-signals-gas-fired-recovery-track Incentive opens for junior minerals explorers https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/incentive-opens-junior-minerals-explorers-1 Australia’s junior mineral explorers can apply to access substantial exploration incentives from mid-July under the $100 million extension of the Junior Minerals Exploration Incentive (JMEI). Thu, 2021-07-15 13:30 Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/incentive-opens-junior-minerals-explorers-1 Grants to help speed up Beetaloo drilling program https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/grants-help-speed-beetaloo-drilling-program The Coalition Government has announced the first grants under the $50 million Beetaloo Cooperative Drilling Program to help accelerate development of gas projects in the Northern Territory. Wed, 2021-07-07 12:45 Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/grants-help-speed-beetaloo-drilling-program Jansz-Io investment a major win for Australian jobs and exports https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/jansz-io-investment-major-win-australian-jobs-and-exports The final investment decision by Chevron Australia and the Gorgon joint venture partners for the Jansz-Io Compression (J-IC) project is a A$6 billion vote of confidence in Australia’s gas industry Fri, 2021-07-02 15:03 Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/jansz-io-investment-major-win-australian-jobs-and-exports EOI released for Phase 1 of Northern Endeavour decommissioning https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/eoi-released-phase-1-northern-endeavour-decommissioning The Australian Government has released a Request for Expressions of Interest (REOI) for Phase 1 works to decommission the Northern Endeavour Floating Production Storage and Offtake (FPSO) facility. Thu, 2021-07-01 15:17 Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/eoi-released-phase-1-northern-endeavour-decommissioning New NAIF board to steer the next phase of northern investment https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/new-naif-board-steer-next-phase-northern-investment Minister for Resources, Water and Northern Australia Keith Pitt has announced a new Chair and board members for the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF). Thu, 2021-07-01 13:29 Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/new-naif-board-steer-next-phase-northern-investment NAIF supporting jobs in Central Queensland coal project https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/naif-supporting-jobs-central-queensland-coal-project Joint media release with Assistant Minister for Northern Australia, the Hon Michelle Landry MP. The Coalition Government is supporting mining jobs and exports in central Queensland through a Northern Thu, 2021-07-01 09:12 Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/naif-supporting-jobs-central-queensland-coal-project Government awards Major Project Status to remote WA Potash project https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/government-awards-major-project-status-remote-wa-potash-project Joint media release with the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Christian Porter MP The Morrison Government is supporting development of a major potash production and export Tue, 2021-06-29 11:03 Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/government-awards-major-project-status-remote-wa-potash-project WA High-Purity Alumina Project receives Major Project Status https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/wa-high-purity-alumina-project-receives-major-project-status Joint media release with the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Christian Porter MP The Morrison Government is supporting the development of a mining and processing project that Tue, 2021-06-29 10:59 Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/wa-high-purity-alumina-project-receives-major-project-status New critical minerals portal shows Australia ready for investment https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/new-critical-minerals-portal-shows-australia-ready-investment Australia’s position as a global critical mineral supplier will be further enhanced through a new dataset developed in partnership with the United States and Canada. Tue, 2021-06-29 10:48 Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources https://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/pitt/media-releases/new-critical-minerals-portal-shows-australia-ready-investment