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  • 9 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Australian Minister for Industry Ian Macfarlane today announced a significant milestone for Carnegie’s Perth Wave Energy Project, supported by $13.1 million of Federal Government funding through the Australian Renewable Energy Agency. Mr Macfarlane unveiled three newly constructed CETO units at the Australian Marine Complex in Henderson, Western Australia. “Australia has made significant investments in renewable energy. […]

  • 6 October 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Western Australian Government’s Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development has awarded $15.75 million grant funding to Carnegie’s CETO technology and Albany wave energy project. In addition, the WA Government has awarded $3.75 million to the University of Western Australia to establish and manage an associated Wave Energy Research Centre in Albany, Western Australia. Carnegie’s managing […]

  • 18 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (APPEA), the peak national body representing Australia’s oil and gas exploration and production industry, has reported that the oil and gas industry has welcomed the Federal Government’s move to restore certainty to Australia’s offshore resources sector. The Senate’s decision on Wednesday night to disallow offshore visa regulations critical to […]

  • 12 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Wave energy developer Carnegie Wave Energy Limited announces the receipt of $334,882 from the Australian Government for the completion of the CETO Unit Milestone 7a of the Perth Wave Energy Project. This is in addition to $324,439 received from the Western Australian State Government. Carnegie received $334,882 for completion of the CETO Unit milestone 7a […]

  • 28 June 2011

    Australian Government on Tuesday gave environmental approval to INPEX Corp’s Ichthys liquefied natural gas project. “The Australian Government’s decision to grant environmental approval to the Ichthys Project is a welcome step forward and helps pave the way for a final investment decision in the fourth quarter of 2011.”, INPEX said in a press release today. […]

  • 31 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Wave energy developer Carnegie Wave Energy Limited completed the final foundation milestone and a progress milestone for the onshore plant component of the Perth Wave Energy Project with the receipt of $ 739,862 from the Western Australian State Government and $ 1,165,921 in payment claims submitted to the Australian Government. Carnegie received $739,862 for completion of […]

  • 22 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    To maintain a presence and to undertake a range of border protection and other duties at Ashmore Island, located 500 nautical miles west of Darwin, a contract to build The Long Term Ashmore Capability (LTAC) On Station Vessel (OSV) was signed on 13th February 2013 between the Australian Government and Gardline Australia Pty Ltd. This […]

  • 8 May 2018

    The Australian government has granted a ‘major project status’ to Transborders Energy’s small-scale floating LNG project to be deployed in the offshore gas regions off the Australian coast.

  • 29 September 2011

    The Government has agreed to the purchase from Navantia 12 medium-sized fast landing crafts (the LCM-1E) for the Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) through Joint Project 2048 Phase 3. This follows a decision in February 2009 to direct source the purchase of the watercraft to Navantia. Navantia are building the hulls for the two LHDs and […]

  • 29 February 2012
    Business & Finance

      A $300 million maintenance and repair contract for the Anzac Class Frigates will be negotiated with Naval Ship Management Australia, following their selection as preferred tenderer. Minister for Defence Materiel Senator Kim Carr said the new five-year contract was expected to provide better outcomes for industry and more effective, value for money outcomes for […]

  • 6 August 2019

    The Australian government has unveiled a new set of rules in its push to secure the natural gas supply for the domestic market. 

  • 13 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Abbott Government is protecting the Great Barrier Reef by delivering the election commitment to implement a Reef 2050 Plan, said Environment Minister Greg Hunt. The Reef 2050 Plan includes a Long Term Sustainability Plan and the establishment of a new $40 million Reef Trust to deliver important new projects to help protect this natural […]

  • 14 June 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

      Australian government announced their plans to create the world’s largest network of marine reserves. The area covered would be about 1.2 million square miles of ocean including the entire area of the Coral Sea, The Seattle Times reports. Environment Minister Tony Burke stated that the government would pay about $100 million to the fishing […]

  • 31 August 2012
    Business & Finance

      Mr. Tevin Vongvanich, the President and CEO of PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited or PTTEP, disclosed that PTTEP AA’s Montara incident was concluded by Australian government, with a totalling 510,000 (five hundred and ten thousand) Australian Dollars fine by the Darwin Magistrates Court to PTTEP Australasia (Ashmore Cartier) Pty Ltd (PTTEP AA), […]

  • 30 March 2009

    The expansion of Port Kembla’s outer harbour will be brought forward to reduce the impact of the financial crisis on the Illawarra. The NSW Government’s budget committee yesterday approved $20 million for the project to allow reclamation work to start early next year. The Government was going to wait until it had considered a business […]

  • 20 March 2017

    The South Australian government’s plan for accelerating exploration gas grants will enable more gas to be delivered to the market, according to the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association.

  • 14 January 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Technology

    Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPT), today announced that Victorian Wave Partners Pty Ltd (VWP), its project-specific operating entity wholly-owned by Ocean Power Technologies, Australasia (OPTA), has signed an agreement with the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA). This agreement is a Deed of Variation to the original Funding Deed through which a A$66.5 million grant was […]

  • 14 January 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Technology

    Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPT), today announced that Victorian Wave Partners Pty Ltd (VWP), its project-specific operating entity wholly-owned by Ocean Power Technologies, Australasia (OPTA), has signed an agreement with the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA). This agreement is a Deed of Variation to the original Funding Deed through which a A$66.5 million grant was […]

  • 29 January 2010

    Greg Combet, The Australian Minister for Defence Personnel, Materiel and Science, has announced reforms to Australia’s naval ship repair sector. “These reforms will lead to greater certainty in the naval ship repair sector allowing for increased investment and better performance,” Mr Combet said. “Under these reforms, the Defence Materiel Organisation will reform the Navy’s Major […]

  • 19 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    Minister for Defence Stephen Smith and Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare today announced that the Government had agreed to purchase the Offshore Support Vessel MSV Skandi Bergen. The Skandi Bergen will add to the Royal Australian Navy’s current amphibious ships, HMAS Choules and HMAS Tobruk. The 6,500 tonne ship is 105m long and 21m […]

  • 1 July 2019

    Australian government’s Department of Industry, Innovation and Science has revised the forecast for Australian liquefied natural gas earnings. 

  • 17 February 2010

    THE NSW government has unveiled plans for the development of Port Kembla’s Outer Harbour. [mappress] Source: Shipping Industry, February 17, 2010