Entries by Mitch Doneman

Mining project approvals spark fears fracking project could cause earthquakes, water problems in Coober Pedy

The Advertiser I By: Michelle Etheridge (Copyright 2019 Nationwide News Pty Limited) The Coober Pedy community is seeking assurances a trial fracking project in the Arckaringa Basin won’t compromise the town’s precious water supply or place locals at risk of earthquakes. The Coober Pedy community is seeking assurances a trial fracking project in the Arckaringa Basin won’t compromise the town’s precious water supply or place locals at risk of earthquakes. Sapex, a subsidiary of Tri-Star Petroleum Group, wants to use fracture stimulation on a series of wells so it can measure the quantity of oil and gas in the area.

Tri-Star joins Safer Together

This month Tri-Star was pleased to become a member of Safer Together which will provide the company with the opportunity to drive the safety agenda for the industry through involvement in the Safety Leaders Group and Working Groups.

Coober airs concerns over fracking impact

The Advertiser I By: Erin Jones (Copyright 2019 Nationwide News Pty Limited) A Texas exploration company wants to mine for commercial quantities of oil and gas in the 74.7sq km of the Arckaringa Basin, raising water contamination concerns.

Tri-Star takes on LNG giants

The Australian Financial Review I By: Mark Ludlow I P9 (Copyright 2016 Fairfax Media Publications Pty. Limited All Rights Reserved) The royalty spat between the Queensland government and a major gas consortium has flared up, with a petroleum exploration company claiming big liquefied natural gas producers used transfer pricing to reduce their royalties bill.

Origin LNG consortium used ‘transfer pricing’ to cut taxes

The Australian Financial Review I By: Mark Ludlow (Copyright 2016 Fairfax Media Publications Pty. Limited All Rights Reserved) The royalty spat between the Queensland government and a major gas consortium has flared up with a petroleum exploration company claiming big liquefied natural gas producers used transfer pricing to reduce their royalties bill.