A study to assess air quality of this region and investigate the influence of coal seam gas (CSG) activities on air quality.
This 2018 in-depth review analyses these and other energy policy challenges facing Australia, and provides recommendations for further policy improvements.
Scientific knowledge on methane seeps in the Condamine River including natural and human causes, and the human and environmental health and safety impacts of methane escaping from underground.
This factsheet sets out what the science tells us about methane emission sources from coal seam gas production.
Field Measurements of Fugitive Emissions from Equipment and Well Casing in Australia Coal Seam Gas Production Facilities
To provide quantitative information on emissions from CSG operations, CSIRO and the federal Department of the Environment initiated a project to measure emissions from a range of production wells in Queensland and NSW.
CSIRO study to measure fugitive methane emissions from well completion and workoveractivities for Department of the Environment and Energy.
This report is the final and overarching report of the independent review of coal seam gas activities in NSW undertaken by the Chief Scientist and Engineer.
Hydraulic fracturing for shale and tight gas in Western Australia drinking water supply: Human Health Risk Assessment
This document introduces and reviews many of the recent investigations into hydraulic fracturing and its potential to impact public health.
2015 Report from the Standing Committee on Environment and Public Affairs Implications for Western Australia of Hydraulic Fracturing and Unconventional Gas.
The review found the socioeconomic impacts differ as a result of the dispersion of the resource and the need for coexistence withlandholders.
Recommendations to reduce the identified risks associated with any development of any onshore shale gas industry in the Northern Territory.
Hydraulic fracturing techniques, including reporting requirements and governance arrangements.
A study of shale gas in Australia by the Australian Council of Learned Academies.