MELBOURNE/SYDNEY Australia's Woodside Petroleum on Tuesday laid out plans to triple its gas and oil reserve base as it pursues projects worth over $36 billion in Australia, Senegal and Myanmar.
MELBOURNE BHP Group Ltd on Thursday named its Australian head Mike Henry to succeed Andrew Mackenzie as the miner's chief executive, shunning calls from some investors for fresh blood from outside the Anglo Australian giant.
MELBOURNE Australia's High Court on Wednesday agreed to hear a final appeal from Vatican treasurer George Pell over his conviction for sexually assaulting two teenaged choir boys. | Video
MELBOURNE Australia's offshore safety watchdog has asked Equinor ASA to modify its drilling plan before it can win approval to explore for oil and gas off South Australia, the regulator said on Monday.
MELBOURNE, Nov 4 Plans for a Japanese-backed
project to import liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Australia have
hit a hurdle as the group struggles to lock in customers,
including Australia's top gas retailer, Origin Energy.
MELBOURNE, Oct 31 French energy company Engie
plans to set up a renewable energy investment fund in
Australia to speed up investment in wind and solar farms, its
Australian head said on Thursday.
Miner Rio Tinto Ltd on Wednesday flagged it may cut output or shut New Zealand's Aluminium Smelter (NZAS) due to a weak aluminium market and high energy costs, in a potential blow to the country's top power producer, Meridian Energy .
MELBOURNE Woodside Petroleum Ltd has pushed out the final approval date for its mammoth Browse gas project but slightly brought forward plans to sign off on its smaller Scarborough project as it races to fill an anticipated global supply gap.
* CFO says company confident about revised timetables
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MELBOURNE Australia's AGL Energy Ltd on Wednesday offered to buy local telecom firm Southern Phone Company in its second attempt this year to expand into the telco sector, aiming to cross-sell broadband and data to its large base of power and gas customers.