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New international collaboration to boost hydrogen

CSIRO has launched a $5 million program to strengthen development of Australia’s hydrogen industry by support research, development and demonstration (RD&D) collaborations with international research organisations. The two-year Hydrogen RD&D International Collaboration Program is a key milestone in CSIRO’s recently launched Hydrogen Industry Mission.  The mission brings together partners from government, industry and research with …
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Woodside officially acquires FAR’s Senegal share

Woodside has officially acquired the entire participating interest of FAR Senegal in the Rufisque offshore, Sangomar offshore and Sangomar deep offshore (RSSD) joint venture. The purchase price was US$45 million ($60.3 million) plus a working capital adjustment of approximately US$167 million to reflect the acquisition effective date of January 1, 2020. The final completion payment …
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Chevron awards Aker Jansz I-o contract

Aker Solutions has been selected by Chevron Australia to use its subsea compression technology for the Jansz-Io compression project, offshore Western Australia. The company remains in ongoing discussions with Chevron to finalise the contract, with the value expected to be about $NOK7 billion ($1.07 billion). Chevron announced last week, on behalf of its joint venture partners, …
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Advent on the hunt for tender for NSW well

BPH Energy investee Advent Energy is calling for tender for the provision of conductor and surface casing and associated services for its upcoming exploration well offshore New South Wales. The well is planned to be drilled in 125m of water 26km offshore and 30km SSE of Newcastle. The drilling of the well is subject to …
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Patriot to expand its P2H market

Patriot Hydrogen has identified another source of income from its portable Patriot to hydrogen (P2H) units for hydrogen and power production. The company has discovered it can boost its bottom line through the the production of something called biochar – a stable, carbon-rich form of charcoal used to increase soil fertility. With demand for biochar …
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Carnarvon initiates renewable fuels journey

Carnarvon Petroleum has formed a joint venture with Frontier Impact Group (FIG) to progress a biorefinery business in Western Australia. The joint venture plans to use internationally proven technology to process waste lignocellulosic biomass as a feedstock and produce renewable diesel, high-quality biochar and wood vinegar. The local implementation of this technology will be an …
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HPR purchases hydrogen project royalty

High Peak Royalties (HPR) has entered into an agreement with ScimTek Hydrogen to acquire royalty rights to fund research and development for energy technology projects. The memorandum of understanding is intended to be legally binding and provides certain rights to High Peak in exchange for a purchase price of $300,000, which includes a 1 per …
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Chevron to maintain Gorgon gas supply with new project

Chevron Australia, as operator of the Gorgon joint venture, has confirmed it will proceed with the $6 billion Jasz-Io compression (J-IC) project, Western Australia. Nigel Hearne, Chevron Eurasia Pacific exploration and [roduction president, said J-IC represents Chevron’s most significant capital investment in Australia since the sanctioning of the Gorgon Stage 2 project in 2018. “Using …
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Lion Energy to use Censtar for hydrogen stations

Lion Energy haas signed an agreement with Censtar Group to explore opportunities in testing and operating Censtar equipment for hydrogen filling stations in Australia. Established in 1997, Censtar specialises in providing complete equipment solutions and management systems to gas stations. Censtar has held the top position in its industry in the Chinese market for the …
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New faces and places: The latest industry appointments

Central Petroleum and Energy Club NT have welcomed new members to their executive teams, both bringing a wealth of knowledge to their roles. The following appointments have been made. Stephen Gardiner, Central Petroleum director: Central Petroleum has appointed Stephen Gardiner as a director of the company. Gardiner joins Central after 17 years in senior executive roles …
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