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Chevron switches on Wheatstone Train 2


Chevron Australia has begun LNG production from the second train at the Wheatstone Project, located 12 km west of Onslow in Western Australia.

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan has called for gas from the offshore Browse and Scarborough gas fields to be processed onshore.

The Petroleum Rent Resource Tax (PRRT) is being used as bargaining chip should One Nation backtrack on its support for company tax cuts, according to the Australian Financial Review (AFR).

The 2018 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage has been released, covering WA, SA, Vic and the Ashmore and Cartier Islands.

INPEX targets startup this month


INPEX says it will begin production at its Ichthys LNG development in the Northern Territory by the end of May, according to Reuters.

Billions more to be spent


An average of $7.1 billion per year is forecast to be spent on 31 upcoming oil and gas fields in Oceania between 2018 and 2025, according to GlobalData.

The INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project is on track to commence production at the end of March from its onshore facilities at Bladin Point near Darwin.

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has authorised Chevron, Shell, INPEX and Woodside to coordinate LNG maintenance activities in WA and the NT.

Woodside Energy has successfully raised approximately $1.57 billion as part of the institutional component of its entitlement offer.

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