• Natural Gas Daily
  • Australia & Oceania
Exploration & Production

Santos’s Scotia CF1 project starts up

Santos has started up the Scotia CF1 gas project in the Australian state of Queensland.

2 May 2018
Exploration & Production

Cooper Energy, AWE and Mitsui to take over Minerva gas plant

Cooper Energy, AWE and Mitsui will acquire BHP Billiton’s 90% share in the Minerva gas plant.

2 May 2018
Companies & Finance

Australian resource tax changes to hit oil and gas companies

Oil and gas companies in Australia will pay more tax under changes to the petroleum resource rent tax

27 April 2018
LNG

Prelude and Ichthys racing to start LNG exports

The Prelude FLNG and Ichthys LNG projects in Australia are both expected to start up soon.

25 April 2018
Exploration & Production

Barossa project to backfill Darwin LNG enters FEED phase

Santos has reached an agreement with ConocoPhillips and South Korea’s SK Group to start FEED work on the Barossa project to backfill Darwin LNG

24 April 2018
LNG

Cooldown cargo arrives at Shell’s Prelude FLNG

The Gallina LNG carrier has arrived at Shell’s Prelude FLNG project with a cooldown cargo for the vessel’s tanks.

24 April 2018
Companies & Finance

Total and Quadrant unlikely to bid for Santos, analysts say

Analysts have dismissed reports that Total and Quadrant Energy will place a rival bid for Australia’s Santos to compete with Harbour Energy.

23 April 2018
LNG

Ichthys partners buy cooldown cargo in advance of startup

Japan’s Inpex and its partners have bought a cargo of LNG to cool down the tanks of the Ichthys LNG export plant in Australia

23 April 2018
LNG

Woodside has held discussions on Scarborough LNG offtake – Coleman

Woodside Petroleum has already held early discussions with potential customers over LNG supplies from the Scarborough field offshore Western Australia, company CEO Peter Coleman has said

19 April 2018
Exploration & Production

Santos cuts 2018 production forecast

Santos has cut its production forecast for this year, the company said on Thursday

19 April 2018
LNG

Woodside boosts revenue by 30% in Q1 2018

Australia’s Woodside Petroleum increased its revenue by 30% year on year in Q1, to $1.17 billion

18 April 2018
Companies & Finance

Oil Search revenue drops by 14% in Q1

Oil Search saw its revenue drop by 14.2% year on year in Q1 2018, to $295 million,

17 April 2018
Exploration & Production

Northern Australia lifts ban on fracking

Australia’s Northern Territory has lifted a nearly two-year-old moratorium on fracking for shale gas but will implement strict laws to protect the environment

17 April 2018
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern at a press conference in 2017 Exploration & Production

Industry blindsided by New Zealand offshore ban

New Zealand’s prohibition on offshore exploration appears to have taken the industry by surprise, but the signs were there.

13 April 2018
Exploration & Production

New Zealand to stop all new offshore exploration

New Zealand is halting all new offshore oil and gas exploration as part of its efforts to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions.

12 April 2018
Companies & Finance

ENN Group ‘cautiously considering’ Harbour offer for Santos

China’s ENN Group, the biggest shareholder in Australia’s Santos, will “cautiously consider” a $10.3 billion takeover offer for the company

9 April 2018
Global Markets

India to establish trading exchange for gas by October

India plans to establish a gas trading exchange as soon as October,

6 April 2018
A Santos rig in Australia Companies & Finance

Private equity moves on undervalued Aussie assets

Harbour Energy’s new bid for Santos is likely to be the first of many private equity moves into the Australian market.

6 April 2018
Companies & Finance

Santos to review new takeover bid from Harbour Energy

Santos has agreed to review an improved takeover bid from United States-based private investment company Harbour Energy worth $10.3 billion

4 April 2018
LNG

Tanker docks at PNG LNG

An LNG tanker has docked at ExxonMobil’s PNG LNG plant in Papua New Guinea

3 April 2018

Viewing 41-60 of 1,478 articles