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South Australia on show at petroleum and exploration conference

Published: 08 Apr 2014, Category: Minerals and Energy Resources

South Australia's reputation as a trusted regulator and a province for oil and natural gas exploration and production is on show this week at the Australian Petroleum & Exploration Association (APPEA) conference in Perth.

Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Tom Koutsantonis said South Australia aims to be the best...

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South Australian exports power to a record high

Published: 04 Apr 2014, Category: Invest in South Australia

South Australian exports have surged to total more than $12.1 billion in the 12 months to February, achieving its highest ever 12-month value.

The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics trade figures show overseas goods exported from South Australia for the year to February 2014 grew by 14% year on...

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Funding approval of the Heywood Interconnector welcomed

Published: 02 Apr 2014, Category: Energy

The State Government today welcomed the Australian Energy Regulator's funding approval for the South Australian component of works for the Heywood Interconnector Upgrade.

Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Tom Koutsantonis said it was the final regulatory approval required for the project, which will upgrade the South Australia to Victoria...

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Hills and State Government team up for inventions of the future

Published: 14 Feb 2014, Category: Manufacturing

The South Australian company behind one of the nation's most famous inventions, the Hills Hoist, is to establish two new technology development centres in Adelaide - where the inventions of tomorrow will be born.

The State Government and Hills Ltd are jointly funding the $5 million Centres of Excellence...

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500 jobs in pipeline as Ceres wind farm approval given

Published: 13 Feb 2014, Category: Renewables

The State Government has given planning approval to the Ceres Project, a $1.5 billion, 197-turbine wind farm development located between Ardrossan and Minlaton on the Yorke Peninsula.

The development has now been approved subject to conditions as a result of consultation with the local community. These conditions relate to...

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