Restoring Trust: Water Legislation Amendment Bill

The Territory Government has delivered on a key election promise to better protect our precious water resources by passing legislative reforms that strike a balance between environmental protections and supporting economic growth.

Restoring Trust: Water Monitoring Begins at Sites in the Beetaloo Sub-Basin

Two companies, Origin and Santos, have received approval to install up to two groundwater monitoring bores near potential exploration sites in the Beetaloo Sub-Basin.

Restoring Trust: Environment Protection Authority Amendment Bill

The Territory Labor Government is continuing to protect our natural environment after passing legislation that will see the Government’s continued implementation of its environmental reform agenda.

New partnership to deliver methane emission science for the NT

Researchers from Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, will be on the ground in the Northern Territory (NT) this week investigating baseline methane emissions in the Beetaloo Sub-basin, a 28,000-square-kilometre area southeast of Katherine.

Restoring Trust: Industry, community and business alliances for gas industry sustainability

The Territory Labor Government has this week signed a grant agreement with CSIRO’s GISERA...

Restoring Trust: A Contemporary Water Act for the Territory

The Territory Labor Government is restoring trust in government by better protecting our precious water resources in the Northern Territory.

Methane monitoring an important step in getting NT onshore gas industry back to work

The oil and gas industry welcomed the announcement today that the CSIRO has commenced work to monitor landscape methane concentrations in the Northern Territory’s Beetaloo Sub-basin.

The Northern Territory has a New Water Control District

The Daly Roper Water Control District has been extended to include the Beetaloo Sub-basin and is now called the Daly Roper Beetaloo Water Control District.

Restoring Trust and Creating Jobs: Methane Monitoring Begins in Beetaloo Sub-basin

CSIRO has begun monitoring landscape methane concentrations in the Beetaloo Sub-basin as part of the Territory Labor Government’s promise to accept all 135 recommendations put forward in the independent Scientific Inquiry into Hydraulic Fracturing in the Northern Territory.