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Another major player bows out of Browse

Another major player bows out of Browse

ONE of Australia’s most significant resource developments, the controversial Browse LNG project offshore WA, has lost its second major participant after BHP Billiton announced it would sell its stake in…

Major LNG project receives boost with financial backing

Major LNG project receives boost with financial backing

THE completion of $20 billion project financing arrangements for the Ichthys LNG project have secured it as one of the largest natural gas projects in Australian history. The project now…

Extension allows project to step on the gas

Extension allows project to step on the gas

THE third extension for LNG Limited to prove the CSG gas supply for the Fisherman’s Landing CSG to LNG project in Gladstone, Queensland has been granted by the Gladstone Ports…

Cost of Gorgon increases as LNG cargo is pushed back

Cost of Gorgon increases as LNG cargo is pushed back

THE recently-released 2013 capital and exploratory budget for Chevron revealed that the company anticipated a $9 billion cost blow out at its Gorgon LNG project in WA. The company reported…

New federal funding set to light up solar future

New federal funding set to light up solar future

THE Federal Government has announced it will fund a joint solar research program between Australia and the US, providing $83 million for the eight-year partnership. Federal Resources and Energy minister…

New resource program to strengthen foreign relations

New resource program to strengthen foreign relations

The University of WA (UWA) and University of Queensland (UQ) have signed a new resource training deal with the Indonesian Government for a program aimed at delivering education, training and…

Aussies attempt to resurrect African adventure

Aussies attempt to resurrect African adventure

JUNIOR oil and gas explorer Agri Energy has completed its evolution into new entity Sirocco Energy through its recent entry into an onshore Sudanese oil play. The company reportedly plans…

Hunt for reserves backed by record profit

Hunt for reserves backed by record profit

AFTER achieving a record profit after tax of $2.122 million in the last financial year and bolstered by an increase in oil production and sales, Perth-based Bounty Oil & Gas’s…

Sustainable energy a breath of fresh air

Sustainable energy a breath of fresh air

WHEN Greenpeace declared New Zealand’s Meridian Energy to be the only ‘green’ electricity producer in the country, the company could have been forgiven for resting on its laurels. However, not…

Championing the cause of Australian oil and gas

Championing the cause of Australian oil and gas

One of Australia’s largest natural gas producers, Santos operates in all of the country’s mainland states as well as the Northern Territory. Its numerous exploration and production licences cover 152,360km…

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