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Govt slams Origin plans to close Eraring
17th February 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Energy producer and distributor Origin Energy on Thursday flagged the early retirement of its Eraring power station from 2032 to 2025, in New South Wales, saying coal-fired generation was no longer... 


Aus needs more gas investment - ACCC
16th February 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) latest Gas Inquiry interim report has highlighted the need for further investment in the Australian energy sector. The report found... 


Santos sets new records
16th February 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Oil and gas major Santos has reported record free cash flows for the 2021 financial year on the back of higher oil and liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices, and a three week contribution from the Oil... 


West Africa a fly in BHP's iron-ore ointment
West Africa a fly in BHP's iron-ore ointment
15th February 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Mining giant BHP is keeping an eye on the cost of iron-ore production as competition emerges from West Africa. Iron-ore prices declined in the first half of 2022 as China’s steel production curbs... 


Beach reports stellar first half
14th February 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

ASX-listed Beach Energy has reported a 66% increase in statutory net profits after tax for the first half of the 2022 financial year, compared with the previous corresponding period. The oil and... 


Panama to receive First Quantum's plan for power plant conversion by June -Energy minister
10th February 2022 By: Reuters

Panama's government expects to receive by June a proposal by mining firm First Quantum Minerals to convert a coal-fired power plant to cleaner energy, Energy Minister Jorge Rivera told Reuters on... 


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Weekly Commodities Market Wrap
7th February 2022

Coal continues to outperform the rest of the energy complex, although with the northern hemisphere winter nearing an end, the threat of an interruption to Russian energy supplies fades. Crude... 


BHP welcomes LNG-driven carriers
7th February 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Mining major BHP has welcomed the world’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG)-fuelled Newcastlemax bulk carrier, which will transport iron-ore between Western Australia and Asia from 2022. The... 


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Policies drive gas interest
4th February 2022 By: Halima Frost

The regulatory environment for environmental policies and decreasing emissions is a key driver when a boiler owner decides to convert to using natural gas as a fuel source, says natural gas... 


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Weekly Commodities Market Wrap
31st January 2022

European gas concerns continue to dominate, as traders realise Europe does not have enough port capacity for US LNG to replace Russian pipeline flows. What's more, around 30% of Europe's... 


Origin sees revenues soar on higher oil prices
31st January 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

ASX-listed Origin Energy has reported a 2% increase in production from the Australia Pacific Liquefied Natural Gas (APLNG) operation in the three months to December, with production reaching 177.9... 


Aus volunteers for European energy supply
28th January 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Australian Resources Minister Keith Pitt has volunteered Australia’s supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to struggling European nations. In a press conference this week, Pitt said that Australia... 


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Warrawoona gold project, Australia – update
28th January 2022 By: Sheila Barradas

Calidus Resources has signed an agreement with Zenith Pacific for the construction of a 4 MW solar farm with 3.5 MW battery energy storage system at its Warrawoona gold project. 


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Natural gas, electricity price volatility and inflation the result of natural gas crisis
24th January 2022 By: Schalk Burger

Natural gas and electricity prices have spiked to record highs, most notably in Europe and some major Asian markets, causing potentially significant economic impacts and volatility in gas and... 


Calidus looks at solar solutions for Warrawoona
24th January 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Gold developer Calidus Resources has inked an agreement with Zenith Pacific for the construction of a 4 MW solar farm with 3.5 MW battery energy storage system at its Warrawoona gold project, in... 


Mozambique Mineral Resources and Energy Minster Ernesto Max Elias Tonela and GL Africa Energy director Michael Kearns shaking hands over the agreement to build a 250 MW liquefied natural gas (LNG) power plant in Nacala district, Nampula province in northern Mozambique
Company finalises concession for gas plant
21st January 2022

Energy supplier Great Lakes (GL) Africa Energy has finalised a concession agreement with the Mozambique government to finance and operate a 250 MW liquefied natural gas (LNG) power plant in Nacala... 


Woodside sales spike, along with revenue
20th January 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Oil and gas producer Woodside Energy has reported an 86% increase in sales revenue during the fourth quarter ended December, compared with the previous quarter, with revenues reaching... 


Woodside inks LNG HoA in the US
19th January 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Oil and gas producer Woodside Energy has struck a heads of agreement (HoA) with US based Commonwealth LNG for the potential supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG from the proposed Commonwealth LNG... 


Woodside settles Pluto Train 2 sale
18th January 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

ASX-listed Woodside Energy has completed the sale of a 49% non-operating participating interest in the Pluto Train 2 joint venture (JV) to specialist infrastructure investor, Global Infrastructure... 


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Weekly Coal Index Report
10th January 2022

2022 has started on a bullish note, with the Richards Bay market rising some $20 over the week. This was due mainly to the Indonesian coal export ban, as local utilities run dangerously short of... 


US to become largest LNG exporter, China largest importer in 2022 – IHS Markit
6th January 2022 By: Schalk Burger

The US will become the world's top exporter and China the top importer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in 2022, says NYSE-listed market research and analysis company IHS Markit in its 'LNG Trade in... 


Australian exports flourish as project pipeline grows
4th January 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Australia’s resource and energy export earnings are forecast to reach A$379-billion in 2021–22 as demand for coal and gas surges in the face of a global energy shortage, the December edition of the... 


Woodside studies hydrogen links with Singapore and Japan
4th January 2022 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Oil and gas major Woodside in December announced a collaboration with a number of partners to study the feasibility of a long-term, stable supply chain of sustainable Liquid Hydrogen (LH2) from... 


Fitch Solutions lowers gas spot price forecast
3rd January 2022 By: Marleny Arnoldi

Fitch Solutions lowers gas spot price forecast Research agency Fitch Solutions has lowered its natural gas spot price forecast from $3.90/million British Thermal Unit (MBTU) to $3.70/MBTU,... 


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Biden halts federal aid to coal, oil and gas projects overseas
13th December 2021 By: Bloomberg

The Biden administration has ordered an immediate halt to federal support for coal plants and other carbon-intensive projects overseas, a major policy shift designed to fight climate change and... 


Rio opens extended Kitimat wharf
10th December 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Diversified miner Rio Tinto and energy provider LNG Canada have opened a newly extended wharf that will increase the capacity of Rio’s port facilities in Kitimat and support economic... 


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Positive outlook, despite headline losses
10th December 2021 By: Darren Parker

Coal miner African Rainbow Minerals (ARM) Coal reported an increased headline loss at its coal operations for the 2021 financial year ending July 31, despite an increase in thermal coal prices and... 


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ConocoPhillips halts $2.12bn APLNG deal
9th December 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Energy major ConocoPhillips has exercised its pre-emptive rights in relation to ASX-listed Origin’s sale of a 10% interest in the Australia Pacific liquefied natural gas (LNG) project. Origin in... 


Santos puts ink to paper on Barossa deal
9th December 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Oil and gas major Santos this week signed a binding sale and purchase agreement (SPA) to sell a 12.5% interest in the Barossa project to an Australian subsidiary of project partner JERA. The two... 


Woodside to team up with Viva in Geelong
9th December 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Oil and gas major Woodside has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with energy company Viva Energy to progress discussions on capacity rights at Viva Energy’s proposed liquefied... 


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Woodside sets $5bn budget for new energy projects
8th December 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Oil and gas major Woodside on Wednesday announced that it would invest some $5-billion in emerging new energy markets by 2030. Speaking to investors, CEO Meg O’Neill said liquefied natural gas... 


Woodside takes hydrogen drive to the US
7th December 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Australian energy major Woodside Energy on Tuesday unveiled plans to expand its portfolio of hydrogen production opportunities to the US, with the aim of starting production in 2025. The company... 


New code of conduct established for Australian gas
1st December 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Australian gas suppliers and users have finalised a new voluntary Code of Conduct that will help ensure that the market is operating fairly and in the best interests of all participants, helping... 


CME highlights hydrogen potential for WA
24th November 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

A position paper by the Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia (CME) has highlighted the opportunities and challenges that a hydrogen economy would present to both the state of... 


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Support rolls in for Scarborough development
23rd November 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Support has flooded in for oil and gas major Woodside’s decision to develop the $12-billion Scarborough and Pluto Train 2 liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects. Woodside and mining major BHP on... 


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Woodside/BHP deal inked, $12bn Scarborough approved
22nd November 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Mining major BHP and oil and gas producer Woodside Energy have taken a final investment decision on the $12-billion Scarborough and Pluto Train 2 developments, and have formally inked a binding... 


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WA's oil and gas future bright - report
19th November 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Investment in new oil and gas projects in Western Australia could contribute to between A$236.6-billion and A$439.9-billion to the state’s economy over the next 20 years, an independent report... 


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Woodside sells stake in Pluto Train 2
15th November 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Australian oil and gas major Woodside has struck a deal with infrastructure investor Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) to sell a 49% stake in the Pluto Train 2 joint venture (JV). Pluto Train 2... 


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Chevron announces A$40m offset package at Gorgon
12th November 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

US energy major Chevron has announced a A$40-million investment in lower carbon projects in Western Australia, as part of its offset package to address a carbon dioxide injection shortfall at the... 


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Australia resource exports on track for record year - ABS
5th November 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Australia’s resources and energy sector is on target for another record year of exports, new data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has shown, while confirming the sector’s status as a... 


Woodside, BP and Mitsubishi form CCS consortium
5th November 2021 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Oil and gas major Woodside has announced a consortium with energy major BP and Japan Australia LNG (MIMI), which is owned by Mitsubishi Corporation and Mitsui & Co, to progress feasibility studies... 


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Hope floats for Mozambique LNG projects
5th November 2021 By: Darren Parker

Despite the complete suspension of the multibillion-dollar liquified natural gas (LNG) projects, in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province, earlier this year, hopeful indications of a 2022 restart are... 


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Demand for natural gas growing in Africa
5th November 2021 By: Darren Parker

Demand for gas as an alternative energy source across Africa is increasing, as more cost-effective energy solutions are required than the traditional coal-based energy strategy, gas technology... 


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