Australia

Chevron To Take Australia Tax Tribulations To Court

Chevron has decided to take its tax battle to court in Australia over a AU$1 billion dispute.

Jun 11 2017 - 10:00am

Statoil Puts Australian Bight On Exploration Lineup

The Norwegian oil and gas company has swapped interests in exploration permits with BP in the Great Australian Bight area.

Jun 9 2017 - 12:20pm

Russia, US Experts Debate Future Positions As LNG Exporters

Who will be the next LNG and gas export superpower? A Russian energy director and an American executive took their cases to Australia for APPEA 2017.

May 16 2017 - 1:33pm

APPEA 2017: Gas Security Mechanism Targets Australia's East Coast Problems

A legislative move designed to shore up energy supplies will be triggered only when a shortage has been identified and will apply to export operations, Matt Canavan said.

May 15 2017 - 11:42am

Origin Energy Doubles Stake In Australia's Beetaloo Shale Gas Field

Origin Energy said it increased its share in the undeveloped shale gas prospect to 70%, after purchasing a 35% share from Sasol Petroleum Australia Ltd. It did not disclose a purchase price.

May 5 2017 - 7:50am

BHP Billiton's Fayetteville Shale Gas Assets For Sale

BHP first tried to sell the Fayetteville assets more than two years ago, having made the shale gas investment in 2011 before writing it down by $2.8 billion a year later after gas prices dropped.

Apr 26 2017 - 7:50am

Chevron Loses Australian Tax Appeal In Landmark Case

Chevron said it was disappointed by the judgment in the case, which covers the five tax years from 2004 through 2008.

Apr 21 2017 - 8:05am

‘Ex-Western Australia Premier Is Entertaining A Pipe Dream’

Proposal for coast-to-coast gas pipeline mocked; shipping LNG from west to east called cheaper.

Apr 21 2017 - 6:00am

Petronas Seeks Buyers For $1 Billion Offshore Gas Project Stake

If successful, the deal could mark Petronas’ biggest upstream stake sale since oil prices started declining more than two years ago. Petronas is targeting lowering operating expenses, job cuts and project rollbacks to help it navigate through the low oil price environment.

Apr 10 2017 - 8:49am

Australian Deputy Prime Minister Flags Lifting Gas Drilling Bans

Australia's deputy prime minister said he would support lifting bans on coal seam gas (CSG) drilling if landowners were given a bigger slice of royalties, a significant policy shift as the country scrambles to avoid a looming energy crisis.

Mar 21 2017 - 8:52am

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