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Outback Australia May Be Hiding Next 'Ferrari of Shale'
Thursday, May 02, 2019 In a corner of outback Australia, a drilling crew will soon try tapping shale rocks that could hold more than three times the world's annual consumption of natural gas.

Beach Energy Buys Origin's Lattice in $1.25 Billion Deal
Thursday, September 28, 2017 The agreement will boost Beach's proved and probable reserves by 200 percent.


Australia's Origin Energy Doubles Stake In Beetaloo Shale Gas Field
Friday, May 05, 2017 Origin Energy says it doubled its stake in the Beetaloo Basin shale gas field in Australia's Northern Territory.

Origin To Take A$1.9B Charge On LNG, Exploration Assets
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Origin Energy tweaks up its earnings forecast but warns it will book a $1.45 billion charge in its half-year results.

Australia's Origin Energy To Spin Off Oil And Gas Assets In IPO
Monday, December 05, 2016 Origin Energy will spin off its interests in conventional oil and gas fields in an initial public offering.

Falcon Updates on Drilling Ops at Amungee NW-1H Well in Beetaloo Basin
Friday, September 30, 2016 Falcon Oil and Gas (O&G) updates on hydraulic stimulation of the Amungee NW-1H well in Beetaloo Basin in Australia's Northern Territory.

Origin's New CEO Calabria To Focus On Cutting $6.9B Debt
Friday, September 09, 2016 Frank Calabria, who was named as Origin Energy's new chief executive officer, says he'll focus on paying down a $6.8 billion debt pile and consider more asset sales when he takes over from Grant King next month.

Armour Completes Transfer of Tenements for Kincora Project in Surat Basin
Friday, September 02, 2016 Armour Energy completes the transfer of tenements for the Kincora Project in Surat Basin, Queensland, Australia.

Origin Commences Production from Halladale/Speculant Fields in Otway Basin
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 Origin Energy commences production from the Halladale/Speculant gas fields in the Otway Basin offshore Victoria, Australia.

AWE Commences Gas Sales from Stage 1 of Waitsia Gas Project in Perth Basin
Monday, August 29, 2016 AWE commences first gas sales from Stage 1 of the Waitsia gas project in production license L1/L2 in the Perth Basin, Western Australia.

Origin Energy's Full-Year Profit Drops 41% Amid Energy Slump
Thursday, August 18, 2016 Origin Energy's full-year earnings fell 41 percent, missing expectations, as the power producer said it won't pay a final dividend as it seeks to further reduce debt amid the energy price slump.

Falcon O&G Provides Update on Drilling Ops in Beetaloo Basin in Australia
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 Falcon Oil & Gas provides update on drilling operations in the Beetaloo Basin in Australia's Northern Territory.

MEO Farms Out 50% Stake in Permit WA-454-P in Bonaparte Gulf to Origin
Monday, July 04, 2016 MEO Australia farms out its 50 percent interest in WA-454-P exploration permit in the Bonaparte Gulf offshore northern Australia to Origin Energy.

Source: Australia's Origin Appoints Macquarie For Potential Gas Demerger
Friday, May 13, 2016 Origin Energy has appointed Macquarie Capital to advise on a potential spin-off of Origin's gas production businesses, including its $25 billion liquefied natural gas plant, two sources familiar with the matter say.

UPS Inks Contract Deal with Origin Energy for APLNG Project in Queensland
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 Upstream Production Solutions inks deal with Origin Energy to provide operations and maintenance work for Australia Pacific LNG development in Queensland, Australia.

Falcon Outlines Drilling Plans for its Australia's Beetaloo Basin Assets
Friday, April 29, 2016 Falcon Oil & Gas outlines plans for drilling at its Beetaloo Basin assets in Australia's Northern Territory.

NZOG Reports 15.3% Rise in Developed Reserves in Kupe Field Off Taranaki
Thursday, April 21, 2016 New Zealand Oil & Gas reports a 15.29 percent rise in developed reserves in the Kupe oil and gas field off Taranaki, New Zealand.

Falcon Prepares for Australia's Beetaloo Basin Drilling & Testing Program
Thursday, March 10, 2016 Falcon Oil & Gas prepares for the 2016 Beetaloo drilling and testing program for in Australia.

Xodus Delivers Gas Modelling Suite for Australia's APLNG Project to Origin
Thursday, March 03, 2016 Xodus delivers a product modelling simulation suite to Origin Energy for the Australia Pacific liquefied natural gas(LNG) project in Queensland, Australia.

Origin Energy Signs 5 Year Deal to Supply LNG to China's ENN
Wednesday, March 02, 2016 Origin Energy signs agreement with China's ENN LNN Trading Co. to supply liquefied natural gas for five years.

Valmec Lands $17M Deal from Origin for APLNG Upstream Assets in Queensland
Tuesday, March 01, 2016 Valmec lands $17.1 million contract from Origin Energy for Australia Pacific LNG's upstream gas compression and power generation assets in South West Queensland, Australia.

Mosman Terminates Plan to Acquire South Taranaki Energy Project in NZ
Tuesday, February 02, 2016 Mosman Oil and Gas terminates plan to acquire the South Taranaki Energy Project in New Zealand from Origin Energy.

Senex Updates on Ethereal-1 Drilling in South Australia's Cooper Basin
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 Senex Energy updates on drilling at the Ethereal-1 exploration well in permit PEL 637 in South Australia's Cooper Basin.

Australia LNG Exports First LNG Cargo
Monday, January 11, 2016 Australia Pacific LNG exports its first liquefied natural gas cargo from the Curtis Island facility near Gladstone, Australia.

AWE, Origin to Develop Waitsia Gas Field Project in Onshore Perth Basin
Tuesday, January 05, 2016 The AWE-Origin Energy L1/L2 joint venture approves development of the first stage of the Waitsia gas field project in onshore Perth Basin, Western Australia.

APLNG Commences LNG Production at Curtis Island Facility in Queensland
Friday, December 11, 2015 Australia Pacific LNG commences production of liquefied natural gas at its Curtis Island facility in Queensland, Australia.

Genesis Energy Upgrades O&G Reserves at Kupe Field Offshore Taranaki
Wednesday, December 09, 2015 Genesis Energy upgrades its developed reserves in the Kupe oil and gas field offshore New Zealand's south Taranaki coast.

Falcon Reports Excellent Gas Shows at Amungee NW-1H Well in Beetaloo Basin
Thursday, November 19, 2015 Falcon Oil & Gas says excellent gas shows were encountered during drilling of the Amungee NW-1H well in permit EP98 in the Beetaloo Basin in Australia's Northern Territory.

Beach Energy Provides Update on Upstream Ops in Australia's Cooper Basin
Wednesday, November 04, 2015 Beach Energy provides a monthly update on operations at its upstream oil and gas projects in Australia's Cooper Basin.

Mosman Proceeds with Acquisition of South Taranaki Energy Project in NZ
Thursday, October 08, 2015 Mosman Oil and Gas proceeds with the formal acquisition of the South Taranaki Energy Project in New Zealand from Origin Energy.

AWE Commences Flow Testing Program for Waitsia-1 Well in Perth Basin
Wednesday, October 07, 2015 AWE commences flow testing program for the Waitsia-1 well to further appraise the Waitsia gas discovery in the onshore Perth Basin, Western Australia.

Senex to Bring Spitfire-7 Well in SA's Cooper Basin Online in November
Wednesday, October 07, 2015 Senex Energy plans to bring the Spitfire-7 well in PPL 258 in South Australia's Cooper Basin online in November.

JV Partners Withdraw from Vietnam's Offshore Block 121
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Joint venture partners in Vietnam's offshore Block 121 in the Phu Khanh Basin withdraw from the license following the unsuccessful drilling of the Whale prospect.

Mosman Sells 2% Royalty in its STEP Assets in NZ to Ridge Royalty Corp.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 Mosman Oil and Gas sells 2 percent royalty in its proposed acquisition of a 70 percent interest in New Zealand's South Taranaki Energy Project assets to Canada's Ridge Royalty Corp. for $2.5 million.

Origin Spuds Amungee NW-1 Well in EP98 in Australia's Beetaloo Basin
Wednesday, September 09, 2015 Origin Energy spuds the Amungee NW-1 well in exploration permit EP98 in the Beetaloo Basin, Northern Territory, Australia.

Yolla-5 Well Start-up Boosts Production of Australia's BassGas Project
Tuesday, September 08, 2015 AWE says Australia's offshore BassGas project production gets a boost with start-up of Yolla-5 development well.

Mosman Oil & Gas Signs Deal to Acquire NZ Onshore Assets from Origin Energy
Friday, September 04, 2015 Mosman Oil and Gas signs agreement to acquire onshore producing assets in New Zealand from Origin Energy.

Armour Acquires Origin Energy's Upstream Assets in Queensland's Surat Basin
Thursday, September 03, 2015 Armour Energy acquires Origin Energy's Roma Shelf upstream assets in Queensland's Surat Basin, Australia.

Mosman Plans to Acquire New Zealand's Upstream Assets from Origin Energy
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Mosman Oil and Gas plans to acquire New Zealand upstream oil and gas assets, including the Rimu, Kauri and Manutahi fields from Australia's Origin Energy.

Origin Slumps as Oil's Plunge Threatens LNG Project Returns
Thursday, August 20, 2015 Origin Energy heads for its biggest decline in 15 years in Sydney after the utility turned to a full-year loss and said the plunge in oil prices could significantly reduce the contribution from its liquefied natural gas project.

Origin Energy Writes Down $244.7M on Australian Upstream Assets
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 Origin Energy writes down $244.7 million on its upstream assets in Australia.

Origin Energy to Sell 53.09% Stake in NZ's Contact Energy for $1.18B
Tuesday, August 04, 2015 Australia's Origin Energy agrees to sell its entire 53.09 percent interest in New Zealand's Contact Energy for $1.18 billion, with the proceeds to be used to reduce cost and debt.

Production Commences at Yolla-6 Well in Australia's BassGas Project
Thursday, July 30, 2015 AWE says Yolla-6 development well in the BassGas project in Permit T/L1 in Bass Strait, offshore Australia has commenced production.

APLNG Moves Closer to Commencing Ops at First LNG Train in Curtis Island
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 Australia Pacific LNG moves closer to commencing operations of the first liquefied natural gas train in Curtis Island, Australia.

AWE Trims Yolla Field Reserves in Australia's Bass Strait
Monday, July 20, 2015 AWE reduces reserves at Yolla field in the Bass Strait, offshore Australia and updates on drilling at Waitsia-2 appraisal well in Permits L1/L2 in the Perth Basin, Western Australia.

Origin Energy Appoints New Director
Monday, July 20, 2015 Origin Energy Limited appoints Scott Perkins as an independent non-executive director, effective September 1, 2015.

AWE Updates on Drilling at Waitsia-2 Appraisal Well in WA's Perth Basin
Monday, July 13, 2015 AWE updates on drilling operations at Waitsia-2 appraisal well in Permits L1/L2 in the Perth Basin, Western Australia.

AWE Continues Drilling at Waitsia-2 Appraisal Well in WA's Perth Basin
Monday, July 06, 2015 AWE continues to drill the Waitsia-2 appraisal well in Permits L1/L2 in the Perth Basin, Western Australia.

Origin Energy Evaluating Drilling Results of Yolla-5 Well in Bass Straits
Friday, July 03, 2015 Origin Energy is evaluating drilling results of the Yolla-5 development well in permit T/L1 in Bass Strait, offshore Australia.