Senator moves to stop Bight permit extensions 

Senator moves to stop Bight permit extensions 

Adds amendment to offshore CCS Act 

Policy

13 MAY 2020
Equinor out of the Bight 

Equinor out of the Bight 

Norwegian oiler decides Stromlo-1 not commercially viable

Exploration

25 FEBRUARY 2020
Wilderness Society takes NOPSEMA to Federal Court over Bight approval

Wilderness Society takes NOPSEMA to Federal Court over Bight approval

Lack of consultation "sets a dangerous precedent"

Finance & Legal

22 JANUARY 2020
Equinor's Stromlo-1 wildcat EP accepted NOPSEMA 

Equinor's Stromlo-1 wildcat EP accepted NOPSEMA 

Christmas comes early for Equinor as contentious EP gets greenlight 

Policy

18 DECEMBER 2019
Regulator takes another look at Bight drilling plans

Regulator takes another look at Bight drilling plans

Equinor resubmits wildcat proposal to NOPSEMA

Environment

03 DECEMBER 2019
Karoon relinquishes Australian permits

Karoon relinquishes Australian permits

Focus to be on Brazil and Peru

Environment

02 DECEMBER 2019
Thousands 'paddle out' in protest at Equinor 

Thousands 'paddle out' in protest at Equinor 

Champion surfers lead surge 

Environment

25 NOVEMBER 2019
Equinor told to resubmit proposal to drill Stromlo-1

Equinor told to resubmit proposal to drill Stromlo-1

Company still upbeat over approval process

Environment

11 NOVEMBER 2019
NOPSEMA delays decision on Stromlo-1, again

NOPSEMA delays decision on Stromlo-1, again

Approval for controversial wildcat still to come

Exploration

24 SEPTEMBER 2019
Controversial Stromlo-1 well could be approved next month

Controversial Stromlo-1 well could be approved next month

Regulator resumes assessment of Equinor Bight plans

Exploration

19 SEPTEMBER 2019
Finkel's Bight report must be made public: University of Sydney

Finkel's Bight report must be made public: University of Sydney

Sydney Environment Institute argues resubmitted EP must be audited too

Exploration

29 AUGUST 2019
Bight Petroleum granted extension to GAB permits 

Bight Petroleum granted extension to GAB permits 

Work program includes seismic and exploration wells  

Exploration

09 AUGUST 2019