Local Government out of its depth opposing oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight

The headline reads – Councils out of depth over oil drilling The Scare Campaign by the disingenuous Greenpeace, Sea Shepherd and Wilderness Society of South...

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A short Q & A on some of the merits of oil & gas exploration in Australia

Peter Wales, a Kangaroo Island resident and businessman has been following the debate about oil & gas exploration in Australia and in the following article (posted...

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“Can’t Eat Coal. Can’t Drink Gas.” But You Need Them Both!

Can’t grow food without fertiliser (made from gas)! Can’t transport food without fuel (diesel)! Can’t make vehicles without oil & gas! Can’t get to protest...

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Letters to the Editor – The Border Watch – The SE of South Australia

The South East of South Australia (SE of SA) has been the focus over the last 4 to 5 years of protests against unconventional and...

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Compendium of Studies Demonstrating the Safety and Health Benefits of Fracking!

Fracking !!! or Hydraulic Fracture Stimulation A Compendium of Studies Demonstrating the Safety and Health Benefits of Fracking Energy in Depth (USA) have compiled an...

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Do Protestors tell the truth and are their protests based on Facts?

Many environmental non-government organizations (eNGOs) exist based on half truths, misinformation and erroneous interpretations of selected bits of fact, to basically create a scary story. ...

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Perverse outcomes of ‘green subsidies’ for renewable electricity generation in Australia

The Carbon Tax (price) was ‘axed’ on the 17th July 2014 with an effective date from 1 July 2014. The carbon tax (price) was one...

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Hydraulic fracture stimulation in exploration and production of hydrocarbons

A Basic Overview There is much information published about the process of hydraulic fracture stimulation (often called ‘fraccing’ or ‘fracking’) in scientific journals, industry and...

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