• north sea or great australian bight, oil drilling is

    North Sea or Great Australian Bight, oil drilling is

    2016-10-07· But the leak in the North Sea is a timely reminder that drilling for oil is a risky business and that BP’s track record is one of environmental disaster. As BP stumbles on with its Bight plans

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    Drilling for Oil in The Great Australian Bight What's

    Why This Matters Now!So Why Are We Writing A Two-Part article?So Who The Fuck Is Equinor?So Why Does This History Matter?in The Balance What Are We Really Trading Here?So Why Does Equinor Want The Great Australian Bight?So Why Are We, You, Us All Fighting For The Great Australian Bight?Citizens of the earth, not just the Australian public, have until March 20th to leave a public comment on Equinor’s Draft Environmental Plan for drilling in the GAB. The public comment matters because Equinor has said, they will not pursue the exploration permit should they not receive ‘social license’ to operate (the ongoing approval within the local community and other stakeholders). Public comments are submitte在stillstoked上查看更多信息

    More locals join push to stop oil drilling in Great

    2017-07-19· North Sea or Great Australian Bight, oil drilling is always a risky business John Sauven Read more The five councils join the Greens and the Nick Xenophon Team in opposing the drilling.

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    Great Australian Bight: Equinor says oil drilling 'can be

    2019-02-19· The Norwegian company Equinor is pushing ahead with plans to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight and has published its draft environment plan saying “drilling can be done safely”.

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    Great Australian Bight oil industry would need decades

    2019-08-25· An Equinor oil platform in the North Sea. The Norwegian company is planning exploratory drilling in the Great Australian Bight in 2020, but a new report warns of the risks of developing an oil

  • great australian bight oil drilling proposal gains

    Great Australian Bight oil drilling proposal gains

    A Norwegian MP calls for a state-owned Norwegian oil and gas company not to start drilling in the Great Australian Bight, while a scientist says noise from the project could hurt marine life.

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    Great Australian Bight drilling plan sparks fears of oil

    Environment groups say the Great Australian Bight is at risk of an "absolutely catastrophic" oil spill should the area be opened to drilling. On Tuesday, Norwegian energy company Equinor released

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    Drilling for oil in the Great Australian Bight would be

    2019-05-13· Drilling for oil in the Great Australian Bight would be disastrous for marine life and the local community May 13, 2019 2.31am EDT Sarah Duffy,Western Sydney University,

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    Great Australian Bight oil drilling report released ABC

    The company proposing to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight has released its environment plan, but Greenpeace has accused it of downplaying the risk of a major spill.

  • statoil to drill in great australian bight after signing

    Statoil to drill in Great Australian Bight after signing

    2017-06-08· The Norwegian-based oil and gas company Statoil has announced plans to drill an exploration well in the Great Australian Bight by the end of October 2019 a move that Greenpeace says presents a

  • equinor gives up on great australian bight drilling plans

    Equinor gives up on Great Australian Bight drilling plans

    Norwegian oil and gas company Equinor has informed the Australian authorities of its decision to discontinue its exploration drilling plan (Stromlo-1) in the Ceduna sub-basin, offshore South Australia. The Great Australian Bight. Source: Equinor

  • equinor presses on with plans for exploration drilling

    Equinor presses on with plans for exploration drilling

    It is worth reminding that BP, before it swapped its interests in offshore exploration permit EPP39 and EPP40 for interests in EPP37 and EPP38 with Equinor, had planned to drill four wells at the Great Australian Bight but the drilling program was rejected by the offshore regulator. BP then submitted another drilling program, proposing to drill two wells, the Whinham-1 and Stromlo-1.

  • accident-prone oil industry to drill great australian bight

    Accident-prone oil industry to drill Great Australian Bight

    The lesson from every oil disaster around the world is that there should be a permanent ban on any oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight, writes David Ritter.. OIL DRILLING in the oceans is inherently hazardous and the consequences of just a single incident can be

  • great australian bight oil drilling abandoned by equinor

    Great Australian Bight oil drilling abandoned by Equinor

    2020-02-24· Great Australian Bight oil drilling abandoned by Equinor for 'commercial' reasons 24/02/2020 Aussie couple from Diamond Princess explain what it's like to have COVID-19

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    Great Australian Bight oil drilling court challenge

    2020-01-22· Crowds gathered at Brighton Beach last May to protest the drilling of oil off the Great Australian Bight. Picture: Picture: AAP/Emma Brasier. Equinor had planned to begin drilling

  • great australian bight drilling: equinor abandons plans

    Great Australian Bight drilling: Equinor abandons plans

    Good for the planet & jobs. Congratulations to everyone who fought so hard!” she wrote. Breaking!! Oil giant Equinor has scrapped plans to drill in South Australia’s gorgeous Great Australian Bight is a huge win for the community, the environment and SA’s tourism and fishing industries.

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    Equinor: Oil exploration well in Great Australian Bight

    Drilling for an oil exploration well could take place in the Great Australian Bight next year after a Norwegian company received approval for its environmental plan amid protests from green groups.

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    Drilling the Great Australian Bight

    Oil in the Great Australian Bight 5 Importantly, the ights waters are unusually deep water for oil drilling, with ocean depths of approximately 1,000–2,500 metres.9 By comparison, the principle oil and gas fields in the North West Shelf area range between 125 and 131 metres.10 Such deep water both increases costs for producers and increases environmental risks.

  • great australian bight archives energy voice

    Great Australian Bight Archives Energy Voice

    Diamond Offshore Drilling said a decision by oil major BP to end plans for drilling in the Great Australian Bight will not impact on a rig contract it has with the company.

  • equinor faces legal challenge over great australian bight

    Equinor faces legal challenge over Great Australian Bight

    The Wilderness Society South Australia said in a statement on Wednesday it had started legal proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia to challenge the environmental approval recently granted by NOPSEMA (National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority) to Norwegian Equinor to begin oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight.

  • great australian bight archives energy voice

    Great Australian Bight Archives Energy Voice

    Diamond Offshore Drilling said a decision by oil major BP to end plans for drilling in the Great Australian Bight will not impact on a rig contract it has with the company.

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    Oil fields clash with natural wonder in the Great

    Seismic exploration for oil and gas in the Great Australian Bight will go ahead this year, and drilling for oil the next, but environmentalists say it's a disaster waiting to happen.

  • equinor out of the bight energy news bulletin

    Equinor out of the Bight Energy News Bulletin

    "I know many will find Equinor's decision not to proceed with this oil exploration project in the Great Australian Bight extremely disappointing, and it is particularly hard for South Australia." A report commissioned by the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration from ACIL Allen Consulting in 2018 found a Bight oil project could create 5000 indirect jobs between 2020 and 2060.

  • great australian bight oil drilling abandoned by equinor

    Great Australian Bight oil drilling abandoned by Equinor

    Norwegian company Equinor becomes the third major fossil fuel producer to abandon plans to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight. deep-sea drilling in the bight," society director Peter

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    Australia Equinor in Australia equinor

    We have been present in Australia since 2012, and hold two exploration permits in the Great Australian Bight and one exploration permit in the North West Shelf. Although our Environment Plan for exploring the Bight was accepted by the regulator NOPSEMA in December 2019, we have decided to discontinue plans to drill the Stromlo-1 exploration

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    Great Australian Bight

    The bight came into existence when Gondwana broke apart and separated Antarctica from Australia around 50 million years ago.. The coastline of the Great Australian Bight is characterised by cliff faces (up to 60 metres or 200 feet high), surfing beaches and rock platforms, ideal for whale-watching. This is a popular activity during the southern hemisphere winter, when increasing numbers of

  • equinor dumps great australian bight oil drilling

    Equinor Dumps Great Australian Bight Oil Drilling

    Norwegian company Equinor has become the third major fossil fuel producer to abandon plans to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight, after years of work. Equinor will not go ahead with the $200 million project, after sustained pressure from environmental activists. Equinor has informed the

  • equinor cleared for bight drilling theaustralian.au

    Equinor cleared for Bight drilling theaustralian.au

    2019-12-18· Norwegian energy giant Equinor could kick off drilling in the environmentally sensitive Great Australian Bight next year for the first time since 2003 after receiving environmental approval

  • great australian bight wilderness society

    Great Australian Bight Wilderness Society

    The Great Australian Bight waters are deeper, more treacherous and more remote than the Gulf of Mexico or the North Sea. The Bight is no place for deep sea drilling, together we will continue to fight to make sure the Great Australian Bight is permanently protected.

  • great australian bight oil drilling report marine life

    Great Australian Bight oil drilling report MARINE LIFE

    Great Australian Bight oil drilling report Norwegian company Equinor has released an environment plan on Bight drilling. The company insisted that drilling could be carried out safely and wants to start drilling at a depth of almost 2.5 kilometres by the end of 2020.

  • great australian bight oil drilling explained adelaide now

    Great Australian Bight oil drilling explained Adelaide Now

    2018-08-06· Moyne Council has passed a resolution stating: “Moyne Shire Council acknowledges concerns regarding deep sea oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight and commits to

  • equinor abandons great australian bight drilling plans

    Equinor abandons Great Australian Bight drilling plans

    There are now calls from environmental groups to protect coastal communities and the area’s marine life by permanently ruling out drilling programs and proposing the Great Australian Bight for

  • failures of these bolts could result in an oil spill

    Failures of these bolts could result in an oil spill

    NORTH SEA OR GREAT AUSTRALIAN BIGHT OIL DRILLING IS ALWAYS A RISKY BUSINESS FAILURES OF THESE BOLTS COULD RESULT IN AN OIL SPILL ON THE SCALE OF THE DEEPWATER HORIZON DISASTER . NORTH SEA OR GREAT AUSTRALIAN BIGHT, OIL DRILLING IS ALWAYS A RISKY BUSINESS BP's and its contractor's response to queries have been described

  • great australian bight oil-drilling opponents take

    Great Australian Bight oil-drilling opponents take

    2019-05-13· More than 100 activists from Australia and Norway brave the chilly waters off Oslo in a paddle-out protest against oil drilling proposed for the Great Australian Bight.

  • chevron gives up on great australian bight exploration

    Chevron gives up on Great Australian Bight exploration

    Chevron is the second oil major to give up on the Great Australian Bight after BP withdrew its environment plan submissions in December 2016 for an exploration drilling program that proposed drilling of the Stromlo-1 and Whinham-1 wells. Energy investment can’t be taken for granted

  • a matter of independence: equinor and drilling the great

    A Matter of Independence: Equinor and Drilling the Great

    2019-05-08· Interest has now shifted to the Great Australian Bight, an area deemed by the Great Australian Bight Alliance “one of the most pristine ocean environments left on Earth, supporting vibrant coastal communities, jobs and recreational activities.” The Norwegian company is determined to drill for oil at a location some 476km west of Port

  • factcheck: matt canavan on drilling in the great

    Factcheck: Matt Canavan on drilling in the Great

    2019-03-05· Equinor has two offshore exploration permits for the Great Australian Bight, and hopes to drill an exploratory well to test for oil. The permit covers an area about 372 kilometres off the coast of

  • north sea or great australian bight, oil drilling is

    North Sea or Great Australian Bight, oil drilling is

    North Sea or Great Australian Bight, oil drilling is always a risky business. On Friday 7 October 2016, the Guardian published North Sea or Australian Bight, oil drilling is always a risky business, by John Sauven.. John Sauven, the executive director of Greenpeace UK, provided a powerful opinion piece discussing issues related to oil drilling off the Southern coast of Australia.

  • equinor cancels great australian bight exploration

    Equinor cancels Great Australian Bight exploration

    Drilling & Completion; Equinor cancels Great Australian Bight exploration plan. Equinor has discontinued its exploration drilling plan for the Stromlo-1 well

  • equinor dumps great australian bight oil drilling

    Equinor Dumps Great Australian Bight Oil Drilling

    Norwegian company Equinor has become the third major fossil fuel producer to abandon plans to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight, after years of work. Previously, BP and Chevron canceled their drilling plans in the area, in 2016, and 2017 respectively.

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