• Landholder consultation, Wallumbilla.
  • Broad economic benefits.
  • Fairview Chinchilla white gum plantation.
  • Operations superintendent, Fairview.
  • McDowall Street, Roma.

Coal seam gas

Santos is developing a sustainable industry that will provide a long-term, clean energy source and leave a legacy of social and economic benefits.

Key facts

  • Coal seam gas is simply natural gas extracted at low pressure from coal.
  • Natural gas is a low-emission alternative to coal when used to generate electricity.
  • In Australia, approximately 20% of natural gas currently being used comes from coal seam gas.
  • Santos is one of the CSG industry’s most experienced operators.
  • The development of Queensland and New South Wales CSG resources is bringing significant benefits to these communities.

Ask Santos

Santos places a strong focus on talking openly and honestly with all interested parties as part of a proactive engagement program.

You can talk to Santos over the phone, through email or in person, with experts available to discuss any topic in detail.

Coal Seam Gas

As an Australian company, Santos is committed to looking after our nation’s land and communities as well as fuelling its future. And we have the energy to make it happen.

The growth of the coal seam gas (CSG) sector in Australia represents a major opportunity to help Australia and the region move to a cleaner, less carbon-intensive future.

Santos is at the forefront of this growth, as a CSG industry leader building on more than 50 years of responsible natural gas exploration and production in Australia.

This leadership stems from respectful relationships with landholders, responsible stewardship of the environment and enduring, mutually-beneficial partnerships with communities.

CSG and the community

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