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Jun 16, 2020
Armour expands portfolio, launches fundraising

Armour expands portfolio, launches fundraising

Armour Energy is on the march with the takeover of a raft of Cooper Eromanga Basin assets and a boost in reserves at its Kincora gas project in the Surat Basin. The company has just launched a capital raising and announced the appointment of a new chief executive officer as well. Armour yesterday reported it… ...

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Jun 10, 2020
Senex reaches completion on $400m gas development

Senex reaches completion on $400m gas development

Senex Energy is marking the successful completion of its $400 million Surat Basin natural gas development. The company says it has completed an 80-well drilling campaign for the project, down from the 110 or so wells originally planned due to continued production outperformance. The project also saw Senex and infrastructure partner Jemena build and commission… ...

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Jun 09, 2020
Environmental all-clear for CQ gas development

Environmental all-clear for CQ gas development

The Queensland Government has granted environmental approval for Comet Ridge’s Mahalo gas project near Rolleston in Central Queensland. It comes after the gas development last week gained approval under the Commonwealth Government Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act. Comet Ridge managing director Tor McCaul said the third and last approval step, the issuing of the…...

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Jun 09, 2020
New exploration tenders to fire up gas growth

New exploration tenders to fire up gas growth

The Queensland Government is opening up a further 1500sq km of gas country for exploration. Mines Minister Dr Anthony Lynham said five parcels were to be released for tender on June 18 around Moonie and Injune in the resource-rich Surat and Bowen Basins. “It’s essential that we keep exploration underway to identify the resources projects… ...

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May 25, 2020
Santos and Denison awarded new gas exploration tenders

Santos and Denison awarded new gas exploration tenders

Santos has won a tender to explore for gas across more than 2000sq km of highly prospective land between Chinchilla and Roma. Meanwhile Denison Gas has been awarded a tender to explore for gas to supply to Australian-only users from 568sq km of land south-east of Emerald in the Bowen Basin (see map below). Queensland… ...

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May 05, 2020
Mica Creek power plant to be mothballed from next year

Mica Creek power plant to be mothballed from next year

Mount Isa’s Mica Creek Power Station will be placed into ‘cold storage’ at the end of this year, owner Stanwell Corporation says. Mica Creek Power Station manager Paul Smith said the plant would have required a costly life-extending overhaul in order to supply energy to customers beyond 2020. News the plant will be mothballed highlights… ...

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Apr 30, 2020
Call to back CQ gas pipeline for post COVID-19 boost

Call to back CQ gas pipeline for post COVID-19 boost

Blue Energy is advocating for governments to back a 500km multi-user gas pipeline to unlock 15,000 PJ of discovered gas resource in the Bowen Basin. With post COVID-19 ‘shovel-ready’ infrastructure projects critical to the national economic recovery, it says the Moranbah to Gladstone/Wallumbilla gas pipeline would be capable of delivering up to 300 terajoules (TJ)… ...

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Apr 15, 2020
Surat Basin gas production firing up for Senex

Surat Basin gas production firing up for Senex

Senex Energy is continuing to ramp up its Surat Basin gas operations, with production exceeding 29 TJ/day. In the company’s quarterly report today, managing director and chief executive officer Ian Davies said the new Roma North project was producing above nameplate capacity. “Ramp-up is set to continue as new Atlas wells are brought online later… ...

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Mar 28, 2020
Range coal seam gas project on the back burner

Range coal seam gas project on the back burner

Central Petroleum and Incitec Pivot have paused a coal seam gas project in the Surat Basin due to the COVID-19 crisis. The joint venture partners cited logistical disruptions caused by the pandemic as well as significant disruptions to the global oil and domestic gas markets. “IPL and CTP remain committed to the domestic gas project… ...

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