The month in petroleum: January 2008

A MAJOR merger and an unexpected alliance; a revamp and a rethink on major LNG projects; discovery and disruption in Western Australian gas as changes to tackle tight supply are foreshadowed; and triumph and tears in the Timor Sea. The first month of 2008 has certainly been dramatic for Australian petroleum.

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Mid-caps merge; struggler forms key alliance

Western Australia’s Arc Energy seemed set to merge with Gippsland oil producer Anzon Australia, but less than a week from a key vote by Anzon shareholders,

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