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Opinion: North Queensland to play key role in smart new economy, says Annastacia Palaszczuk
3 years ago

Opinion: North Queensland to play key role in smart new economy, says Annastacia Palaszczuk

Annastacia Palaszczuk, 06 November 2015

I LEAD a government that’s determined to position Queensland as a world leader in opening new doors to create new industries and welcome new investment.


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Queensland can prosper with biofuels, Palaszczuk says
3 years ago

Queensland can prosper with biofuels, Palaszczuk says

Sarah Elks, 05 November 2015

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned Queensland’s prosperity can no longer rely solely on the “broad shoulders” of farmers and miners, insisting the state’s nascent biofuels …
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Biofuels – doing it the right way
3 years ago

Biofuels – doing it the right way

By  •  Biofuel

On 30 October 2015, the US Department of Agriculture announced $210 million in grants for the expansion of the national biofuels refuelling infrastructure needed to support continued growth in the …
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Biofuel mandates – bad for business
3 years ago

Biofuel mandates – bad for business

By  •  Biofuel

Mark McKenzie (ACAPMA CEO), Philip Skinner (ACAPMA, Policy and Programmes Officer) and Paul Wessel (ACAPMA Member and Director of Wessel Petroleum), attended a hearing of the Queensland Parliamentary Utilities, Science …
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Important changes to contract laws for small business

By  •  ACAPMA, Legal

On 20 October 2015, new legislation was passed that extends unfair contract protection laws to small businesses. Under the new laws, if a court considers the term of a standard …
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Join the fight for Fuel Choice in NSW
3 years ago

Join the fight for Fuel Choice in NSW

By  •  ACAPMA, E10

The NSW Government is currently reviewing its’ legislative options for promoting the growth of biofuels in NSW. It is understood that amongst the options being discussed is a requirement for …
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Why not LPG?
3 years ago

Why not LPG?

By  •  ACAPMA, Biofuel, LPG

Any analysis of alternative fuels policy in Australia at the moment will have most people scratching their heads. On the one hand, we have the NSW and Queensland Governments imposing …
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Something for everyone at industry’s key event

With an impressive program, entertaining social events and major exhibitors, the 2015 ACAPMA National Conference & Expo is shaping up to be a highlight of the petroleum and convenience industry …
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Fossil fuel subsidies undermining climate efforts, says International Energy Agency
4 years ago

Fossil fuel subsidies undermining climate efforts, says International Energy Agency

Subsidies for fossil fuels are overwhelming efforts to curb pollution, the International Energy Agency said.

Tax-breaks, subsidised fuel prices and other government support amount to an incentive to pollute worth …
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NRMA ex-chief: Our dependence on fuel imports is dangerous

Islands being developed in the South China Sea were not there for tourism and may eventually pose an additional risk to Australia’s fuel supply vulnerability.

That’s the view of former NRMA …
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