New Report: East Coast Gas Outlook to 2040: Balanced on the Edge

Conditions in the east coast gas market continue to challenge producers, buyers, pipeliners, retailers and governments. The industry is balanced on the edge, grappling with high-risk global forces and domestic constraints. In Queensland the gas supply position has improved but offshore Victoria it has deteriorated further, with reserve write-downs.

In this environment it is important to have a fact-based assessment of the long-term demand and supply outlook. This is what we have sought to provide with our latest east coast gas outlook report East Coast Gas Outlook to 2040, Balanced on the Edge.  You can access the flyer, with some of the highlights plus the  full Table of Contents, by clicking on the box below. In summary the 244 page report provides:

  • CSG field reserves and production outlook to 2040
  • Other east coast gas and NT reserves and resources and production outlook to 2040
  • Other NSW and Victorian gas exploration potential
  • East coast and NT gas prospectivity
  • Cost of gas  production by field
  • Gas production profile by field to 2040
  • Domestic and export gas demand to 2040
  • LNG import terminals
  • Gas in a zero carbon future
  • Supply demand balance by state to 2040
  • Gas price outlook by major market to 2040
  • Risks and game changers

The analysis is based on a detailed bottom-up analysis of each field’s reserves and production performance and of each demand segment by EnergyQuest’s team of gas market specialists.

Each team member has at least 30 years has years of technical experience in geology, petroleum engineering, gas market economics and gas contract negotiation, working for companies such as ExxonMobil and Santos on all of the east coast gas basins and markets, as well as internationally with major companies such as Shell and Schlumberger. Field production costs are based on input from well engineering specialists active in gas field development.

The 244-page report comes with an Excel file of the major tables and charts and a folder of maps in JPG and PDF format. EnergyQuest will also do a presentation to clients on highlights of the report.
The flyer contains further information about the report, including pricing and ordering details. Please let me know if it might be of interest. If you would like any further information. contact

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