Australia's east coast gas shortage: energy shortfall puts jobs in the Hunter Region at risk, Hunter Business says

Matthew Kelly
By Matthew Kelly
Updated August 1 2022 - 11:27pm, first published 7:00am
Cargo: The government is working with LNG companies to prevent future shortages.

The Hunter's peak business body has warned east coast gas shortages are putting jobs across the region at risk.


Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly


Matthew Kelly has worked as a journalist for more than 25 years. He has been working as a general reporter at the Newcastle Herald since 2018. In recent years he has reported on subjects including environment, energy, water security, manufacturing and higher education. He has previously covered issues including the health and environmental impacts of uncovered coal wagons in the Hunter Valley, the pollution of legacy of former industrial sites and freedom of information issues.

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