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Queensland Reaping the Benefits of Renewable Energy

Queensland is quickly earning its title as Sunshine State in more ways than one. A new solar farm on the horizon demonstrates the impact of renewable energy throughout the region, particularly improving access to power in rural areas. Moreover, it showcases the opportunities for solar power to work with current non-renewable energy systems to create a facility that is capable of utilising […] ... Read More

Will LNG Overtake Coal as Australia’s Primary Energy Resource?

Shutdowns, cutbacks and other actions characteristic of contraction are common among many of Australia’s mines. The minerals boom has passed, and many decision-makers are learning that a significant number of operations are no longer feasible. Coal mines are no exception to this depreciation. According to IBISWorld, Australia’s black coal mining sector has experienced negative annual […] ... Read More

What Role Does LNG Play in Queensland’s Energy Supply?

Energy production continues to diversify across Australia as more companies seek the benefits of renewable energy such as solar power systems. Another option that is rising in popularity is liquefied natural gas (LNG) which, according to the Australian government, is widely known as a safe, convenient and clean form of energy. Moreover, liquefying natural gas […] ... Read More

World-Class Australian LNG Project to Receive Final Power Solution Component

Media Release – Thursday 18 February, 2016 For Immediate Release Today, Australia and New Zealand’s leading power solutions provider, MPower dispatched the final critical component to complete two 2.1 megawatt emergency generators for the world-class Ichthys LNG Project. The last of two 20 tonne radiators will be shipped from Sydney and assembled onto the Central […] ... Read More

LNG Integral to Australia’s Future

Australia’s economy will continue to be defined by the mineral resources industry for the foreseeable future, with the liquid natural gas (LNG) sector responsible for a notable boost to its outlook. Increases in exploration should result in a healthy industry that will contribute positively to the country’s economy and result in both new offshore structures and upgrades to existing ones. Offshore […] ... Read More

Australian Offshore LNG Projects Gather Steam

How does the LNG sector rely on electricity solutions? As long as there is international demand for it, Australia will continue to rely on the offshore liquid natural gas (LNG) sector as a key component of its mineral extraction industry. These developments require tailored gas power systems to ensure operating environments for gas producers are both safe and efficient […] ... Read More

Final Components for two 1.9MW Emergency Generators Shipped to South Korea for World-Class Project

Media Release – Friday 2 September 2015 For Immediate Release Leading oil and gas power solutions provider, MPower has dispatched the final critical components to complete two 1.9MW emergency generator sets, custom designed and constructed for the world-class Ichthys Project Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading facility (FPSO). In April 2013, MPower was awarded the contract […] ... Read More

Natural Gas Set to be a $55 Billion Industry

 Australia’s natural gas sector has already recorded substantial growth and is only going to keep expanding in the coming years. That’s according to new research by Accenture, which has considered how the country’s liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) sector is going to evolve. According to the report, Australia’s LNG sector is predicted to add $55 billion to Australia’s […] ... Read More

Natural Gas a Growing Sector

Australia has rapidly become a leader in the natural gas space, and is expected to continue growing over coming years as new projects come online to meet international demand. Driving this increase in demand is a significant upswing in imports from East Asian economies. The scope of this growth has been underscored by recent research […] ... Read More

Australia Grows its Share of Global LNG Production

The Australian LNG market is continuing to see major growth, with the country emerging as a major player in the liquid natural gas (LNG) market thanks to strong demand from Asia. That’s the finding from the most recent research from the International Group of Liquefied Natural Gas Importers, which has revealed data on the state of […] ... Read More

Australian Natural Gas Predicted to Keep Growing

Australia’s oil and gas industry is continuing to move from strength to strength, with a strong pipeline of projects either beginning extraction in the future or currently under exploration. As a result, a number of sources are predicting Australia will emerge as a major leader in hydrocarbon exploitation, with production of natural gas rivalling that […] ... Read More

Oil and Gas Exploration Continues to Gather Pace

Australia is fast becoming a leader in the exploration and development of oil and gas projects, especially offshore. This has recently been seen with the development of major exploration developments like the Ichthys gas project, currently under construction in South Korea and destined for the northern coast of WA. While this is a major piece of […] ... Read More

Investment in HVAC Systems Continuing to Grow

Heating ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems are becoming more popular than ever, thanks to increasing demand from a range of industries and sectors. With modern industrial processes demanding an ever growing number of unique heating and cooling solutions, organisations are continuing to invest in these systems in order to support further growth in their organisation. […] ... Read More

RBA: LNG to be Australia’s Second Largest Commodity Export by 2018

Australia’s liquid natural gas (LNG) industry has seen considerable growth in recent months, driven in part by the increase in new LNG projects that are either already online or in the construction phase. In fact, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has recently announced forecasts for the growth of the country’s LNG sector over the next […] ... Read More

Oil and Gas Projects Embrace Innovation

The oil and gas industry is rapidly shifting its focus towards innovation and finding unique solutions to the challenges it faces. As well as new ways to access resources, companies are also looking to develop new energy solutions that can manage the variety of energy challenges they encounter. This new interest in innovation, across the […] ... Read More

MPower Dispatches 4.2MW Generators for World-Class Australian Project

Media Release – Tuesday 16 December, 2014 For Immediate Release Australian owned and operated power solutions provider MPower has designed and engineered power generation for the past 30 years, integrating solutions to suit critical applications for oil, gas, mining and commercial industries. Recently the power generation provider reached a major milestone, factory testing and dispatching […] ... Read More

Another win for MPower – two contracts for INPEX Ichthys Gas Project

Media Release – Wednesday 24 April, 2013 For Immediate Release Australian owned and operated oil and gas power provider, MPower is pleased to announce the acquisition of two contracts to design, construct and commission emergency power systems for the world-class Ichthys Project, located in the waters off Western Australia. Against international competition, the first of […] ... Read More

Australia soon to be a world leader in natural gas

Australia’s mineral sector has long relied on iron ore and coal as some of the country’s largest exports. However, natural gas has come a long way, with the country expected to become a major provider of hydrocarbon resources in coming years. Offshore gas extraction in particular is an area which is seeing substantial growth, especially […] ... Read More

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