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Case Studies

Review of LNG gas imports to eastern Australia for an LNG import proponent

The client required an independent assessment of the supply case to import LNG into the east coast gas market. The report reviewed gas demand and supply, and compared gas costs and pricing.

West Australian Domestic Gas Supply Report

The report, undertaken for a major energy planning agency, reviewed the production and cost outlook for current and prospective WA domestic gas supply sources.

Review of international gas reserve and resource reporting standards

This report, undertaken for an energy regulator, reviewed reporting standards for gas reserves in Australia, the UK, the USA and Canada.

Multi-client Report: East Coast Gas Outlook to 2040

This major multi-client report completed in April 2020 , reviewed gas field reserves using a proprietary field by field approach, cost of production, infrastructure constraints, domestic and export gas demand, gas pricing, risks and industry game-changers.

Gas supply options for a major gas user

This project was a review of supply options for a major industrial gas user. It considered cost, likelihood and volume of supply. The report included detailed demand, supply and cost analysis, an overview of east coast proven and probable reserves,  contingent resources, and the potential for future long term supply, with a ranking of supply options, and risks.

East Coast Government Agency

Gas to Market Infrastructure. The agency wanted to better understand the key barriers to the development of gas resources and identify options to facilitate new gas supplies for the eastern gas market. The analysis provided by EnergyQuest combined detailed in-house gas industry knowledge, with an extensive consultation with 30 industry stakeholders. The approach included a literature review, targeted consultation with industry stakeholders, analysis of the results, and recommendations to the government to support gas resource investment.

Review of east coast gas market for an energy retailer and generator

This project was a detailed report and executive workshop on the east coast gas market. The report included east coast gas demand, domestic gas supply including supply forecasts by major resources, cost of gas supply to gas hubs, and potential future sources, LNG project demand and supply, and gas price forecasts. The report used EnergyQuest’s proprietary database on gas resources and costs, and detailed and current knowledge of gas commercial drivers.

Future gas price scenarios for an electricity transmission infrastructure operator

The client was exploring the need for additional inter-state connections in the electricity grid. The report examined future gas supply and costs, as well as risk analysis for each scenario developed. The report included gas cost analysis, development of three gas price scenarios, scenario risk analysis, and trigger points for gas supply scenario development. The report also critiqued and compared the scenarios against client and AEMO models.

Multi-client Report: Queensland Coal Seam Gas: Performance and Outlook to 2036

This report provided a forensic analysis of Queensland CSG performance, based on production data since 2005 for 120 Production Licences, analysis of drilling statistics for approximately 10,000 wells, and reserves bookings for approximately 60 Authorities to Prospect and 120 Production Licences.

Eastern Australia Gas Market Report for a successful bid by the client for Victorian upstream gas assets

The report reviewed the Victorian and related gas markets, gas infrastructure relevant to the gas asset, and LPG and condensate markets.

Some Of Our Clients

Adelaide Brighton Limited
Alinta Energy
APA Group
Arrow Energy
Australian Consumer and Competition Commission (ACCC)
Australian Gas Networks Ltd
Australian Government
Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO)
Australian Industrial Energy
Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA)
Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA)
Australian Tax Office
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Beach Energy
Bengal Energy Ltd
Cooper Energy
Energy Australia
Epic Energy
Global Energy Ventures Ltd (GEV)
Incitec Pivot

Kogas Australia
Lochard Energy
MPC Kinetic
National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA)
New Zealand Oil & Gas Ltd (NZOG)
North West Shelf Gas
Origin Energy
Osaka Gas
Palisade Asset Management Pty Ltd
QER Pty Ltd
Queensland Government
Senex Energy
South Australian Government
Snowy Hydro
Stanwell Corporation Limited
Victorian Government
Western Australia Government