MELBOURNE Britain's Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, arrived with the gift of much-needed rain and cheer on Wednesday for the rural Australian city of Dubbo, where farmers are struggling with a prolonged drought. | Video
MELBOURNE, Oct 10 Plans by Australia's AGL
Energy to start importing liquefied natural gas from
2021 will be delayed after the state of Victoria called for the
company and its pipeline partner to submit a full environmental
assessment of their project.
MELBOURNE East Timor's $350 million purchase of ConocoPhillips' stake in the Greater Sunrise gas field has eliminated at least one hurdle to its long-delayed development, but analysts say any go-ahead may be at least a decade away.
MELBOURNE, Oct 2 East Timor's $350 million
purchase of ConocoPhillips' stake in the Greater Sunrise gas
field has eliminated at least one hurdle to its long-delayed
development, but analysts say any go-ahead may be at least a
* APA shares climb but remain well below offer price
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MELBOURNE Australia's Victoria state on Tuesday agreed to back six new wind and solar farms to help meet a target of getting 25 percent of its power from renewables by 2020, just weeks after a year-long attempt at crafting a national energy policy collapsed.
MELBOURNE/SYDNEY U.S. private equity firm Energy and Minerals Group (EMG) is planning an A$1 billion ($732 million) initial public offering (IPO) of Connecticut-based Coronado Coal in Australia, two people with knowledge of the plan said on Tuesday.
SEOUL/MELBOURNE South Korean steelmaker POSCO has sealed a deal to buy lithium mining rights in Argentina from Galaxy Resources for $280 million, beefing up the Australian miner's funds to dig a lithium mine on neighbouring ground.
* Galaxy shares jump 11 pct
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* AGL shares rise 1 pct
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