Energy Briefs

IN TODAY'S Energy Briefs: Bight ban calls; BP annoyed by Hollywood; Winner leak; Halcon quits TMS: North Sea rig lows; ConocoPhillips' big rig; Petrobras unlikely to back cuts; Mitra keen; Iraq boosts output plans; Caelus polar risks; Rosneft-Trafigura deal; PDVSA sued; Total sells Atotech; Galilee flows good; Key's SPA; Shell axes Bakken plan; Gulf funding; BP spill disburses; LWP argues; and Zion signs rig.

Karoon Gas Australia

Angered by the award of the eleventh permit in the Great Australian Bight to Karoon last the green groups, led by The Wilderness Society, are demanding the Commonwealth stop