Santos cooper basin

Additional Cooper Basin rig to boost gas supply

Santos and its joint venture (JV) partner Beach Energy have officially committed to works in the Cooper Basin to boost gas supply to the domestic market. The program of works, which includes bringing a fifth drilling rig into the basin and optimising well connections aims to deliver an additional 15 terajoules of gas per day …
Otway Gas

Athena Gas Plant experiences setback

Cooper Energy has provided an update on its operations in the Gippsland, Otway and Cooper Basins, with the Athena Gas Plant showing a decrease in processing rates. Otway Basin Due to a mechanical failure that resulted in a two-day plant shutdown, the Athena Gas Plant has shown a 19 per cent decrease in its average …

Santos books CO2 storage capacity

Santos has announced the booking of a 100 million tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) storage facility in the Cooper Basin, South Australia.  This resource is a subset of the total prospective storage in the basin and follows the final investment decision (FID) on the 1.7 million tonnes per annum (tpa) Moomba carbon capture and storage …
Pure Hydrogen

Pure H2 grows hydrogen arm

Pure Hydrogen has updated shareholders on the events of the last quarter, during which the company focused on the development of both hydrogen business, as well as its gas assets.  During the quarter, Pure Hydrogen completed the transaction with H2X Global and is now the largest shareholder in the company, owning around 24 per cent.  …
Baker Hughes

Simonelli: Baker Hughes makes a difference to reduce emissions

Baker Hughes has announced it will provide the turbomachinery equipment for the Santos-operated Moomba carbon capture and storage (CCS) project in Australia’s onshore Cooper Basin. The project includes a gas processing plant and plans to store 1.7 million tonnes of carbon dioxide per year in depleted natural gas reservoirs, potentially reaching 20 million tpa of …
New faces and places: The latest industry appointments

New faces and places: The latest industry appointments

Origin Energy has made Andrew Thornton general manager for integrated gas, and the search is now underway for Woodside’s new CFO as Sherry Duhe pursues other opportunities.  The following appointments have been made. Andrew Thornton, GM, Origin: Origin Energy has appointed Andrew Thornton as executive general manager for integrated gas, with responsibility for Australia Pacific LNG’s …
Santos cooper basin

AGL microgrid helping Santos reach net zero by 2040

AGL has completed a hybrid microgrid that will power 13 oil pump loads in South Australia’s Cooper Basin, helping Santos to achieve its goal of becoming net zero by 2040.  In partnership with Santos, AGL has installed a microgrid which utilises solar, battery storage, generators and a monitoring and control system designed to respond to …
Cooper

Cooper Energy operations update

Cooper Energy has confirmed that Phase 2B capital works are now underway at the Orbost Gas Processing Plant, and the Athena Gas Plant is now commissioned and awaiting pipeline cutover.  Cooper Energy has provided an operations and finance update for its works in the following basins: Gippsland Basin  The company said that phase 2B works …
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Talon Energy strikes deal to produce green energy

Talon Energy has executed an agreement with Applied Vapor Solutions (AVS) in respect of a 60 per cent shareholding in GreenFlame Energy. GreenFlame holds an exclusive patent licence for the application of a zero CO2 emissions Superheated Steam Technology process that simultaneously enhances recovery of hydrocarbons (methane) from coal seams whilst sequestering CO2 and producing …

Santos, Beach Energy secure $15m for Moomba

Santos and Beach Energy have been awarded a $15 million grant from the Australian Government’s carbon capture and storage (CSS) development fund to go towards the Moomba CCS project in South Australia. The grant is recognition of the national and international significance of the $210 million Moomba CCS project which will safely and permanently store …