On the Radar

Townsville Ocean Terminal


On 13 September 2005 after reviewing a number of internal studies, the Government endorsed the development of the Townsville Ocean Terminal. It was also announced that negotiations could now commence with TABCORP/Consolidated Properties Group as the preferred developer. On 7 February 2006 the Government announced approval for the development agreement for the $1 billion Townsville More >

Northern Coastal Geothermal Initiative


Coastal Geothermal Energy Initiative The Queensland Government has committed $5million for the Coastal Geothermal Energy Initiative (CGEI) to define regions with high geothermal heat flow which may indicate new sources of geothermal energy along the Queensland coast, close to existing electricity transmission lines. The CGEI is a joint undertaking between the Office of Clean Energy More >

Northern LNG Gas Industry


“The gas reserves in Queensland rival anything in Western Australia, and we want to make sure Queenslanders benefit through jobs growth and economic opportunity. “This decision means projects can move forward without delay while understanding the type of commitment that government expects will continue to be made to our important domestic gas market. “Together industry More >

Solar City


The multi-purpose solar energy project will include fully functional and integrated building with a grid-connected solar panel system linked to displays, a bus stop shelter, public seating for scenic viewing, misting to cool walkers and other features to support fitness training. As part of the Townsville City Council’s Citysolar program, project partner Delfin Townsville has More >