The Federal Government’s JobKeeper Payment initiative won’t help many offshore oil and gas workers, says the Offshore Alliance.
Oil Search has launched an equity raising initiative to help the company survive the current oil price crash.
Australia’s offshore regulator has accepted Woodside’s offshore project proposal to develop the Scarborough gas fields offshore Western Australia.
Santos General Manager and CEO Kevin Gallagher says carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies need to be accelerated in the same way as renewables.
The Future Fuels Collaborative Research Centre (CRC) Board has approved eight new research projects, taking its portfolio of approved and active projects to 55.
ASME Projects and TD Williamson Australia have successfully completed the first project of their new joint venture.
Electricity and gas operators have moved to provide bill relief for small businesses and households in New South Wales, Victorian and South Australia.
Final investment decisions (FID) on Woodside’s Scarborough, Pluto Train 2 and Browse have all been deferred due to a slumping oil price.
The Australian Government’s National Coordination Mechanism (NCM) has recommended the energy industry and its supply chain be in the definition of essential services.
Like the rest of the country, Australia’s pipeline and gas companies are adapting to work and social distance restrictions brought about by COVID-19.
Oil Search and Santos are both cutting jobs as the companies look to survive the COVID-19 pandemic and the oil price crash.
New dates and information for upcoming pipeline industry events in Australasia impacted by COVID-19.
A partnership between some of Australia’s biggest energy names will seek out international expertise to help it deliver renewable hydrogen on a large scale.
The COVID-19 pandemic and the collapse of the oil price continues to be felt in Australasia’s oil and gas industry.
INPEX has begun transferring staff from a contract rig off the WA coast after a worker returned a positive test for COVID-19.
APA Group says its critical facilities and essential services will remain operational throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Santos says it will not make a final investment decision (FID) on the Barossa project until economic conditions improve.
Energy groups in Australia are devising plans to protect their industry and its participants as much as possible from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Offshore Alliance says Woodside standing down 400 contract workers offshore Western Australia is “unforgivable and unacceptable”.
The Victorian Government will allow conventional onshore gas exploration within the state from July 2021.
Santos has agreed to sell a 25 per cent interest in Darwin LNG and Bayu-Undan to SK E&S.
The COVID-19 pandemic and the global oil price crash will significantly impact Australia’s LNG industry in the coming months, according to EnergyQuest.
The Narrabri Gas Project has been referred to the Independent Planning Commission (IPC) for determination.
The New South Wales Government’s new emissions reduction plan includes a target of 10 per cent hydrogen in the gas networks by 2030.
The latest EnergyQuest report says although Australia is still exporting large amounts of LNG, the coronavirus is having an impact on the industry.
Cooper Energy says the Sole Gas Project has produced its first flow of gas from the offshore field to the onshore processing plant.