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Sunday, September 13, 2009

Coal seam gas - the case against ...

Eureka Report recently interviewed Don Voelte, chief executive of Woodside Petroleum.

In his view, the coal seam gas industry is overrated for the following reasons:
  • CSG is at the start of a steep learning curve on extraction, transport and storage.
  • smarter players have defined a large resource and sold out.
  • the companies which have bought in now need to try to determine how to make money from CSG.
  • dealing with the associated water will cause headaches.

1 Comments:

Blogger Concerned Ratepayer said...

Go to the Eureka Report website to read the full article.

10:36 AM, September 14, 2009

 

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