Controversial Stromlo-1 well could be approved next month

THE National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority hopes to make a decision on whether or not to accept Equinor’s environmental plan to drill in the Great Australian Bight next month.

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Today the regulator announced it had resumed assessing Equinor's proposal to drill a wildcat exploration well, dubbed Stromlo-1, in Exploration Permit EP39.