Woodside under pressure on several fronts

Brokerage house JB Were believes Woodside could come under pressure in the short term because of lower

Oil

17 JAN 2002

AGL among the market's poor performance: Shareholder Association

The Australian Shareholder Association is not happy with the performance of some Australian companies

Electricity

17 JAN 2002

Nigeria takes big step toward oil market liberalisation

The troubled African nation of Nigeria, which also happens to be the Dark Continent's largest oil producing

Exploration

16 JAN 2002

Sydney Gas gets coveted development status

In a first for coal bed methane projects in NSW, the State's Minister for Planning, Mr Andrew Refshauge,

Exploration

16 JAN 2002

ABB completes two million cycles test on subsea choke actuator

On a specially designed and built rig in England, ABB has successfully concluded a unique test on a high

Production

16 JAN 2002

Matrix plans to re-enter Indonesian well after drilling study

Matrix Oil NL said it plans to re-enter its West Kambuna-1 well after independent studies showed gas

Drilling

16 JAN 2002

AWE plans come together - Part 2

AWE and its joint venture partners recently had success with the Beharra Springs North 1 exploration

Exploration

16 JAN 2002

Amadeus' option to Honeywell lapses, negotiations over extension continues

The directors of Amadeus Petroleum announced that the option granted to Honeywell Limited in May of last

Production

16 JAN 2002

Carnarvon spuds new Thai well, concludes fundraising

Junior oil and gas producer, Carnarvon Petroleum NL, has commenced drilling of a new well, WB-N3, in

Drilling

16 JAN 2002

No mutiny on Bounty Oil public offering

Sharemarket punters are not about to mutiny against Bounty Oil as the company's $5 million initial public

Exploration

16 JAN 2002

Oil prices heading south over economic uncertainty

In last week's AER, we reported oil prices were heading north thanks to a declining US inventory and

Oil

16 JAN 2002

North American explorers plan big spending cuts for 2002

North American energy exploration companies are planning major cuts to drilling programs over the year

Drilling

16 JAN 2002

No risk to power supply: Vic Energy Minister

With three power plants out of action due to maintenance, the Victorian Government is working frantically

Electricity

16 JAN 2002

TotalFinaElf might takeover Conoco: Fleet Street

While Fleet Street is not always held in the highest regard concerning journalistic standards, there

Oil

16 JAN 2002

The Enron collapse

Enron Corp, which at one time was the world's biggest energy trader, is now under investigation by the

Electricity

16 JAN 2002

Beach gains ownership Qld oil fields, begins Otway Basin drilling

Beach Petroleum NL is now in full ownership of the Bodalla Block after agreeing to buy Santos' remaining

Drilling

16 JAN 2002

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