... Actions to limit gas exports would have a negative impact.
— Queensland APPEA director Rhys Turner development and deliver less supply.”
Origin’s APLNG site is self-sufficient, but Santos GLNG and Shell’s QCLNG sites buy third party gas.
“(Gladstone) should not be punished because other states refuse to develop their gas supply,” Mr Turner said.
Minister for Northern Australia, Senator Matt Canavan said building more coal or renewable power stations could ease domestic gas market pressure.
He told The Australian newspaper, “We are trying to see if we could free up gas from producing electricity to meeting other needs, where you can’t substitute gas”.