Program

 

8:30 – 9:00 – REGISTRATION – Meet and greet

9:00 to 9:15 – SESSION 1
Opening Presentation

9:15 to 10:30
Overview of Energy Security

  • Liquid fuels
  • Gas
  • Electricity
  • Chronic nature
  • lack of political will

Security of Liquid Fuels

  • Description of Fuels and Fuel Use
  • Current Logistics
  • Further Refinery Closures
  • What If Scenarios
  • What Can be Done

 

10:30 to 11:00 Morning Tea

11:00 to 12:30
Gas Supply – How we got here

  • Major gas reserves
  • CBM – 30ETA Joules!!!
  • Gladstone developments
  • What Can Be Done

New Potential for Coal

  • HELE power generation
  • Gas
  • Fuels
  • Costs

 

12:30 to 1:30 Lunch

 

1:30 to 3:00
Electricity – How we got here

  • Renewables Wind and Solar
  • Other renewables – hydro, biomass
  • Storage
  • Transmission issues
  • Synchronous generation and harmonics
  • Co-generation schemes
  • Back-up – diesel versus gas versus batteries.

 

3:00 to 3:30 Afternoon Tea

3:30 to 4:30
Price and Costs
Price impact of energy on established and future industry

Case Studies:

  • Gas fired power
  • Alumina
  • Aluminium smelting
  • Fertilizer and explosives
  • Chemicals
  • Coal to Gas

 

4:30 Sum Up and Drinks