MEO receives Tassie Shoal enviro extensions

ASX-listed junior MEO Australia Limited has received updated environmental approvals for its Tassie Shoal Projects of the Northern Territory coast. The updated environmental for TSLNG to accept all gas qualities and compete on an even footing with other development options,

Pearl Marine wins Darwin ship-lift bid

THE Northern Territory Government will contribute up to $100 million towards a ship-lift facility at East Arm that it believes will help position Darwin as the marine services hub the oil and gas and other marine industries for northern Australia.

NT confident in new Petroleum (Environment) Regulations

THE NT Government is confident its newly introduced Petroleum (Environment) Regulations will meet community and industry concerns. NT Mines and Energy Minister, David Tollner, said the Government has listened to community concerns and consulted scientific experts about how to conduct

Live air monitoring of Qld CSG region underway

INDUSTRY, Government and the public will now have access to “live” monitoring of air quality in some key coal seam gas (CSG) areas within the Surat Basin in Queensland. The CSIRO, through the Gas Industry Social and Environmental Research Alliance

WA DMP to unveil onshore release details at Open Day

THE Western Australian Government will announce its proposed petroleum acreage release at the Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) Petroleum Open Day, and online, from 13 September 2016. The proposed areas include the Lennard Shelf and platform areas and onshore

Regulating non-vertically integrated monopoly infrastructure

This presentation “How should regulation address the possible market power of non-vertically integrated monopoly infrastructure?”was made by Nevenka Codevelle, general counsel and company secretary, APA Group to the ACCC/AER Regulatory Conference 2016, 4 August 2016. Introduction What I would like

Freo to host first LNG marine bunker

GAS Energy Australia says the approval of Australia’s first LNG marine bunker may lead to cleaner running vessels operating out of the country’s ports. The downstream gas industry industry welcomed the recent announcement that EVOL LNG will bunker Australian LNG

Troubled Sino Australia to be delisted

THE liquidator for troubled oilfield service company Sino Australia Oil and Gas Limited says it will be removed from the official list of the Australian Security Exchange (ASX) at the close of trading on Monday August 29 following a decision

Industry says COAG Energy meeting missed the point

TWO of Australia’s most powerful oil and gas industry lobby bodies have expressed concerns over the future of the energy supply network following the recent meeting of the Council of Australian Government (COAG) Energy Council. Speaking out immediately after the