CSG drives up electricity demand, emissions

ELECTRICITY generation, demand and consumption continues to increase nationally following a seventeen month upward trend, with total demand from the National Energy Market now 2.5% higher than the low point recorded for the year ending February 2015, the highest rate of demand growth in more than a decade thanks to Queensland's CSG fields.

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Electricity use in the Queensland CSG fields continues to be the main driver of demand growth in the NEM, up 9% since November 2014 to four terawatt hours.

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