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Hexagon locks in funds for NT hydrogen project

Hexagon Energy Material has accepted $6.2 million of firm commitments from investors for the Pedirka Blue Hydrogen project in the Northern Territory. The money raised will primarily fund the completion of the pre-feasibility study and advancement of its hydrogen project, as well its other project obligations and working capital. Chairman Charles Whitfield said the company …
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Santos, Eni to explore northern Australia and Timor

Santos and Eni have a signed an agreement to cooperate on opportunities in northern Australia and Timor-Leste. As part of the memorandum of understanding (MOU), the companies will assess the synergies of sharing possible infrastructures associated with gas field developments around Barossa and Evans Shoal, pipeline to Darwin and onshore associated gas processing leading to …

SK E&S secures interests in NT projects

Santos has completed the sell-down of 25 per cent interests in Bayu-Undan and Darwin LNG to SK E&S, which is also a partner in the Barossa project, located offshore Northern Territory. Santos managing director and chief executive officer Kevin Gallagher said he was delighted to formally welcome Barossa joint venture partner SK E&S as a …

Melbana sells Beehive prospect to EOG

Melbana Energy has entered into an agreement with EOG Resources to sell its WA-488-P permit which comprises the Beehive prospect, located in the Bonaparte Gulf, Northern Territory. As part of the sale and purchase agreement, EOG will acquire 100 per cent interest in the permit, a 700km2 3D survey and an extensive amount of 2D …

TechnipFMC gets go ahead for Barossa contract

Santos has granted a notice to proceed to TechnipFMC for a subsea production system contract, as part of the Barossa project, located offshore Northern Territory.  The contract scope covers the supply of subsea trees and associated control systems, manifolds and wellheads, as well as installation and commissioning support, which will help to extend the life …

Hexagon secures Ebony Energy’s NT hydrogen project

Hexagon Energy Material has finalised the acquisition of Ebony Energy, which owns the Pedirka Blue Hydrogen project in the Northern Territory. As a result, the company now plans to immediately commence the development timeline for the Pedirka Blue Hydrogen project. Hexagon will undertake a pre-feasibility study over the 800km2 tenement in the Pedirka Basin, set to …
Beetaloo Basin

Empire increases presence in Beetaloo Basin

Empire Energy has signed an agreement with Pangaea to acquire its Beetaloo sub-Basin portfolio in the Northern Territory. As part of the binding sale and purchase agreement, Empire will acquire an operated 82.5 per cent interest in five tenements across the Beetaloo. Managing director Alex Underwood said this confirms Empire’s operated acreage, prospective resources and …

Central locks in Easternwell for Mereenie reboot

Central Petroleum has appointed Easternwell Group to re-complete four existing wells and drill two new development wells at the Mereenie oil and gas field in the Northern Territory. Rig 27 is expected to commence site mobilisation during April, the same month the re-completions are set to start before spudding of the first development well takes …

Santos secures $4.7bn Barossa investment decision

Barossa joint venture operator Santos has confirmed that a final investment decision (FID) has been made to proceed with the $US3.6 billion ($4.7 billion) gas and condensate project offshore the Northern Territory. As a result of FID, it also kick-starts the $US600 million investment in the Darwin LNG life extension and pipeline tie-in projects, which …
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Hexagon acquires NT hydrogen project

Hexagon Energy Material has confirmed the acquisition of Ebony Energy, which owns the Pedirka Blue hydrogen project in the Northern Territory. As a result of the acquisition, Hexagon will undertake a pre-feasibility study over the 800km2 tenement in the Pedirka Basin, set to be completed this year. The company aims to implement the Pedirka Blue …