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Enterprising opportunity for more offshore gas

Earth Resources Regulation has granted an authority to drill from onshore to explore for more gas off the south west coast.

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Showcasing the role of women across the resources sector

Jane Burton from the department’s Resources branch recently won the Exceptional Woman category at the Victorian Women in Resources Awards.

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Process underway to appoint a new Mining Warden

The search is underway for a new Mining Warden. An interim Mining Warden will be appointed shortly, while the selection process for a new warden takes place.

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Victorian Gas Program

The Victorian Gas Program runs until 2020. It is a comprehensive program of scientific research and related activities to assess the potential for further discoveries of onshore conventional gas and offshore gas in Victoria.

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The CarbonNet Project

The CarbonNet Project (CarbonNet) is investigating the potential for establishing a commercial-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) network.

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North Central Victorian Goldfields Ground Release

The North Central Victorian Goldfields Ground Release tender will encourage responsible minerals exploration. It will open in the second half of 2019.

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