Queensland Tag

The final installment of Mines and Money Online Connect APAC, in partnership with the Queensland Government, delivered another packed schedule of networking and discussions and rounded off the three-day event, which attracted an average of 300 attendees per session and hosted over 500 investor meetings. Queensland’s...

The government of Queensland in Australia will help to deliver a 1.2GW onshore wind farm in the Southeast of the state after facilitating a deal for the construction of the AUS$2 billion project. The Forest Wind project in the Wide Bay region of Queensland is set...

Indian conglomerate Adani is set to start construction on the controversial Carmichael coal mine in Queensland, after Australia’s government provided final federal approval for the large-scale project. Plans for the mine – located in Queensland’s Galilee Basin – were first laid out almost a decade ago,...

Australian energy firm Origin Energy (ASX:ORG) has completed the sale of its 110MW Darling Downs Solar Farm project in Queensland to APA Group (ASX:APA). APA will assume development costs of the plant which along with the acquisition fee, which will total an estimated AUS$200 million. However, a...

Australian-owned energy company Santos (ASX: STO) has posted record annual production and sales figures for 2016. The independent energy company announced production levels of 61.6 million barrels of oil equivalent (MMBOE) over the year, up 7%, while sales volumes increased by 31% to 84.1 MMBOE and...

The Adani Group’s US$16 billion Carmichael coal and infrastructure project has cleared the final major barrier with the Queensland Government approving a rail line and construction camp. The Queensland Ministry of Mines said it is the ‘final major State and Federal Government approval’ for the proposed...