Australia’s Woodside Energy has joined a number of large global oil and gas firms investigating how they can add renewable energy to their production portfolio and supply chain, alongside other supermajors including ExxonMobil, Royal Dutch Shell, BP and Total — all of which are raising their investment in cleaner energy.
Timor-Leste is set to become the majority owner of the Greater Sunrise gas field after taking Shell’s 26.56% stake for US$300 million (AUD$415 million) following on from an earlier buy-out of ConocoPhillips’ 30% stake for $350 in early October.
SANTOS has outlined plans to grow production to more than 100 million barrels of oil equivalent (mmboe) by 2025, almost doubling current levels of production.
The recent turbulence in cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum has brought blockchain implementation into the public eye. At the same time, CXOs across industries are increasingly recognizing the potential value that blockchain can deliver.
AS expected, a string of drilling successes off the WA coast has attracted a big suitor to Quadrant Energy, with Santos announcing it will pay US$2.15 billion to acquire 100% of the company a month after it made the huge Dorado oil discovery.
CARNARVON Petroleum Limited and its JV partner Quadrant Energy have made a “significant” oil discovery with the Dorado-1 well off the north-west coast of Western Australia.
As one of the world’s premier LNG producers Australia is expected to benefit from a major transition to gas in global energy mix.
Leading Australian employment consultancy Hays recently reported the outlook for the oil and gas industry was mainly positive, particularly in Western Australia, where there is increased growth in maintenance and sustainability.
Due to the current political environment, conversations surrounding LGBTI+ are attracting more attention. So what is the Australian oil and gas industry doing to promote diversity within the industry? Woodside believes it’s a company that can lead the way in this context.
The Australian Government has continued its commitment to AOG 2018 Principal Sponsor NERA with a significant announcement in the 2018-19 Budget.