Bill Johnston hails West Erregulla "transformational" development

Bill Johnston hails West Erregulla "transformational" development

Petroleum minister praises Perth Basin explorers for innovation and exploration

Development

26 OCTOBER 2020
WA launches long term power outlook

WA launches long term power outlook

Whole of System Plan sees future for gas, renewables but minimal coal 

Policy

12 OCTOBER 2020
Oil booming even as LNG values fall despite higher volumes 

Oil booming even as LNG values fall despite higher volumes 

Government calls it "jobs booms" despite Inpex, Chevron sackings 

Workforce

25 SEPTEMBER 2020
WA government delivers on promise to cut oil and gas red tape

WA government delivers on promise to cut oil and gas red tape

Halves the timeframe for new exploration applications in resources industry

Exploration

07 AUGUST 2020
WA to spend $66 million on renewables projects

WA to spend $66 million on renewables projects

Part of A$5.5 billion COVID-19 rescue package

New energy

27 JULY 2020
Fraccing laws delayed in WA

Fraccing laws delayed in WA

Industry forced to wait until next year

Exploration

12 JUNE 2020
Trucked LNG cheaper for mines than west-east pipe: Johnston

Trucked LNG cheaper for mines than west-east pipe: Johnston

Mines and petroleum minister rubbishes Power's pipe dreams 

Covid-19

20 MAY 2020
WA oil and gas explorers get some reprieve

WA oil and gas explorers get some reprieve

DMIRS suspend work commitments and extend programs

Exploration

12 MAY 2020
What will WA's new well levy look like?

What will WA's new well levy look like?

Analysing Alberta's OFL and WA's MRF

Environment

29 OCTOBER 2019
Slugcatcher on the return of Yes Minister, in the great oil game

Slugcatcher on the return of Yes Minister, in the great oil game

Canning's thousand-job potential based on one stratigraphic test 

Slugcatcher

21 OCTOBER 2019
Major regulatory shakeup and well levy to be introduced to WA

Major regulatory shakeup and well levy to be introduced to WA

Follows concerns over New Standard Energy and recommendations from fraccing inquiry

Environment

18 OCTOBER 2019
LNG driving WA export value 

LNG driving WA export value 

LNG and condensate adding to state coffers but crude production falls off cliff 

Outlook & analysis

23 SEPTEMBER 2019