Australia

In Papua New Guinea, Exxon’s Giant LNG Project Fuels Frustration

Promised payments to government, communities and landowners have fallen short of forecasts.

Jan 17 2019 - 10:36am

Chevron's Gorgon LNG Plant In Australia Shuts Train 3

Mechanical shutdown may lend some support to prices.

Jan 16 2019 - 10:51am

Shell Starts Production At World's Largest FLNG Platform

Though the startup of Shell's Prelude FLNG later and cost more than originally estimated, it is expected to further cement Australia's lead as the world's biggest LNG exporter.

Dec 26 2018 - 6:20am

Total Sells 4% Of Ichthys LNG Project For $1.6 Billion

Total remains committed to the Australian Ichthys LNG project and the French company would be holding on to its remaining 26% stake in Ichthys, says a company exec.

Dec 13 2018 - 7:45am

Australia Overtakes Qatar As World's Biggest LNG Exporter - Refinitiv Data

Australia overtook Qatar as the world's largest exporter of LNG for the first time in November, data from Refinitiv Eikon showed on Dec. 10.

Dec 10 2018 - 8:25am

Santos-Quadrant Energy Combination Approved By Aussie Competition Watchdog

Australia's competition watchdog, ACCC, said it will not oppose oil and gas firm Santos's $2.15 billion acquisition of Quadrant Energy.

Nov 16 2018 - 7:50am

Inpex Ships First LNG Cargo From Ichthys Project

Japan's Inpex Corp. said on Oct. 22 it has sent its first liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipment from the giant Ichthys project in Australia.

Oct 23 2018 - 4:32am

Woodside Says It Will Work With China's ENN On LNG Business

Australia's Woodside Petroleum said on Oct. 22 it has signed an agreement to work with China's privately owned ENN Group on potential business opportunities that could boost demand for Woodside's liquefied natural gas (LNG).

Oct 22 2018 - 3:38am

Australia's WorleyParsons To Buy Jacobs' Energy, Resources Arm For $3.3 Billion

U.S. firm Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. has agreed to sell its energy, chemicals and resources business to WorleyParsons for $3.3 billion, in a deal that will double the size of the Australian engineering services firm.

Oct 22 2018 - 3:30am

Woodside Aims To Sign-off On Browse Gas Project In 2020

Woodside Petroleum Ltd. on Oct. 18 said it was aiming to bring forward the target date for approving the Browse gas project off northwest Australia by a year to 2020.

Oct 18 2018 - 2:27am

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