Australia Institute slams call for new gas exploration

PROGRESSIVE think tank The Australia Institute has debunked a report released by Chemicals Australia it commissioned from ACIL Allen touting the industry’s economic worth as it also called for more onshore gas exploration, describing the report’s findings “bewildering”.

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Says more gas will not lead to cheaper gas

The report, released earlier this week, highlighted the economic benefits of gas-based manufacturing, with the sector adding A$260 million of value to every petajoule of gas used, 33 times more than