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Great Australian Bight

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Posted: 9 months ago

Equinor gives up on Great Australian Bight drilling plans

Equinor has informed the Australian authorities of its decision to discontinue its exploration drill...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Equinor faces legal challenge over Great Australian Bight drilling plans

Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor is facing a legal challenge over its offshore drilling plans i...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

BP, Chevron to invest $116M on exploration in Australia after Bight exit

The commitment follows the two firms’ recent exit from the Great Australian Bight plans ...

Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Equinor gets OK for Bight drilling. Two more approvals needed

Australian offshore oil and gas safety body NOPSEMA has accepted Equinor’s environment plan fo...

Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Equinor modifies Great Australian Bight plan, Australian regulator resumes assessment

Australian offshore oil and gas safety regulator NOPSEMA has resumed its assessment of Equinor’...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Karoon to give up its exploration permit in Great Australian Bight

Karoon Gas has decided to ditch its exploration permit located in the Great Australian Bight area of...

Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Equinor needs to modify Stromlo-1 plan, Australian regulator says

Australian offshore oil and gas safety regulator NOPSEMA has told Norway’s Equinor to modify i...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

NOPSEMA needs more time to assess Equinor’s Bight drilling plan

Australia’s offshore regulator NOPSEMA has extended its decision time-frame needed to assess E...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Australian regulator resumes review of Equinor’s Bight drilling plan

NOPSEMA has resumed its assessment of Equinor’s Great Australia Bight offshore drilling plans ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Australian regulator pauses review of Equinor’s Bight drilling plans, asks further info

Australian offshore regulator has requested further information from Equinor on its environment plan...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Australia’s major parties to audit offshore regulator’s decision on Great Australian Bight drilling

In the days leading up to the Australian federal election, the Liberal Party of Australia has inform...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Equinor files environment plan for Great Australian Bight drilling

Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor has submitted an environment plan to Australian offshore regul...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Equinor presses on with plans for exploration drilling in Great Australian Bight

Equinor has released its draft environment plan (EP) for the proposed Stromlo-1 exploration drilling...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Chevron abandons Great Australian Bight exploration

Chevron Australia said it has made a decision to pull out of the Great Australian Bight exploration ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Chevron gives up on Great Australian Bight exploration

Chevron Australia has made a decision to discontinue the company’s Great Australian Bight exploratio...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Statoil, BP swap Great Australian Bight permits

Statoil has signed a swap agreement with BP and has been granted regulatory approval to take over tw...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Greens hint at Chevron ‘buying’ support for GAB drilling

Chevron has reportedly donated thousands of dollars to the Liberal and Labor parties in Australia, i...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

BP backs out of Great Australian Bight project

BP said it will not progress its exploration drilling program in the Great Australian Bight, as it i...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Greens cry ‘Deepwater Horizon!’ as BP reveals oil spill model for Australian project

Greens and environmentalists are calling new ‘Deepwater Horizon’ after the release of BP’s oil spill...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Australia: NOPSEMA needs more time to assess BP’s drilling plan

Australian oil and gas safety body National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management A...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Greens against BP’s Bight drilling amid faulty equipment scare

Australian Green Party and the environmental organization Greenpeace have called for the national re...

Categories:
  • Exploration & Production
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

BP files second plan for Great Australian Bight drilling

British oil company BP has submitted a second environment plan proposing drilling of two exploration...

Posted: over 4 years ago