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Woodside takes hydrogen drive to the US

By: Esmarie Iannucci     7th December 2021 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 told shareholders that it had secured land in Oklahoma for the future development of a modular... 

Govt releases offshore acreage for CCS and exploration

By: Esmarie Iannucci     7th December 2021 Five new areas in Commonwealth waters have been made available for the exploration of greenhouse gas storage opportunities. Federal Resources Minister Keith Pitt said the bidding round opened for the 2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release, which is centred around prospective... 

Exploration debate highlights Nema challenge  

By: Martin Creamer     3rd December 2021 The withdrawal of a portion of the National Environmental Management Act (Nema) has created a major challenge for mineral exploration in South Africa, the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) co-sponsored exploration webinar heard on Thursday. Taking part in the panel discussion under... 

Panel stresses need for action to save South Africa’s exploration potential 

By: Simone Liedtke     2nd December 2021 The Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has approved and availed R100-million in funding to assist in closing the different funding model gaps in South Africa’s exploration sector. In collaboration with the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE), it is working towards the... 

BHP board approves corporate unification

By: Esmarie Iannucci     2nd December 2021 The board of diversified major BHP has voted to proceed with the decision to unify the company’s corporate structure under its existing Australian parent company, BHP Group. BHP currently operates under a dual-listed company (DLC) corporate structure, which was established at the time of the BHP... 

WA releases strategies to reduce emissions

By: Esmarie Iannucci     2nd December 2021 The Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (Appea) on Thursday said that its members in Western Australia were committed to a cleaner energy future and will continue to work closely with the state government  on measures that reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with... 

New code of conduct established for Australian gas

By: Esmarie Iannucci     1st December 2021 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 users to get the best deal. The finalisation of the voluntary Code to support the negotiation of gas... 

Aus emissions continue to fall - report

By: Esmarie Iannucci     30th November 2021 Australian emissions reportedly fell by 2.1% in the financial year ended June, to some 498.9-million tonnes, compared with the previous financial year. The quarterly update of Australia’s National Greenhouse Gas Inventory showed that Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions are now at 20.4% below... 

Exploration spend surges - ABS

By: Esmarie Iannucci     29th November 2021 Mineral exploration expenditure surged in the September quarter, new data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has found. “Nationally, mineral exploration expenditure for the September 2021 quarter was 32%, or A$237.5-million higher than September 2020. The last year has seen a period... 

Company guide to pressure vessels

26th November 2021 Whether it is wet or dry, indoor or outdoor storage, or even above or below 15 psi, pressure vessels manufacturer Tru Compressors advises that customers need to consult with a knowledgeable pressure vessel manufacturer when considering purchasing a pressure vessel.  

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