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Buru receives Noonkanbah backing

The Aboriginal community that was at the centre of a major land rights dispute, sparked by oil exploration at a remote Kimberley cattle station in the early 1980s, has announced its support for a gas 'fracking' program planned by Perth company Buru Energy.

AWE takes control of Adelphi

AWE Limited subsidiary ARC Energy has announced it has achieved a 51.2 per cent ownership of Adelphi Energy, taking control of the company.

Buru Energy hits back at Oil Basins

The battle between Oil Basins Ltd and Buru Energy Ltd, a spin-off from the merger of ARC Energy and Australian Worldwide Exploration, has heightened following a force majeure declaration over the Blina Back Reef Play joint venture.

ARC Energy, AWE merger complete

Shares in West Perth-based ARC Energy Ltd will be suspended from trading at the close of business today after the Federal Court approved its merger with Australian Worldwide Exploration Ltd.

ARC defends Oil Basins' legal claims

West Perth-based ARC Energy has hit back at claims that it breached a confidentiality agreement after it received a writ from Oil Basins Ltd late last week.

Aviva, Arc Energy in Mid West study

Aspiring power generation company Aviva Corporation and ARC Energy have agreed to partner up to study the potential for sequestration of carbon dioxide in depleted oil and gas reservoirs in the North Perth Basin.

ARC Energy in talks with AWE about potential takeover

West Perth-based ARC Energy Ltd says it is in exclusive talks with Australian Worldwide Exploration Ltd about a potential takeover bid by AWE.

Arc gets backing for Anzon merger proposal

An independent expert's report by Deloitte Corporate Finance has concluded that Arc Australia Ltd's proposed acquisition of Anzon Australia Ltd is fair and reasonable.

Mineralogy drops Arc Energy challenge

Clive Palmer's Mineralogy Pty Ltd has withdrawn its challenge to Arc Energy Ltd, but the Perth-based company will still be required to proceed with a shareholders' meeting requisitioned by the Queensland-based investor.

ARC rejects Mineralogy push to scrap Anzon merger

ARC Energy is standing by its plan to pursue a $1.1 billion merger with Anzon Australia Ltd despite attempts by one of its biggest shareholders, Clive Palmer's Mineralogy Pty Ltd, to oust the current board and scrap the merger.

ARC to buy Anzon Aust and Anzon Energy in $1.1bn deals

ARC Energy Ltd has negotiated deals to buy oil producer Anzon Australia Ltd and its UK parent company Anzon Energy Ltd, creating a merged group with a market value of about $1.1 billion.

Anzon, ARC Energy in $1.1bn merger talks

Oil and gas producers ARC Energy Ltd and Anzon Australia Ltd have announced they are negotiating the final terms of a merger that would create a $1.1 billion energy group.

ARC Energy to acquire stake in 5 Canning Basin blocks

West Perth-based petroleum explorer ARC Energy Ltd will acquire interests in five Canning Basin blocks held by unlisted company New Standard Exploration Pty Ltd in a scrip deal with the company.

ARC Energy receives $40m prepayment in Alcoa gas deal

West Perth-based petroleum explorer ARC Energy Ltd has received a $40 million prepayment from Alcoa Australia after signing a gas sales agreement for the delivery of up to 500 petajoules of gas from future discoveries, the company has announced.

ARC signs agreement with Noonkanbah people for exploration

West Perth-based petroleum explorer ARC Energy Ltd has signed a heritage agreement with the Noonkanbah people which provides for oil and gas exploration on their land.

ARC pursues Canning Basin farm-in after surveys

West Perth-based petroleum explorer ARC Energy Ltd will farmin to two Canning Basin permits owned by Nedlands-based oil and gas explorer Empire Oil & Gas NL after completing two geophysical surveys.

Arc and Energy World Corp plan to supply domestic gas market

West Perth-based oil and gas producer Arc Energy Ltd has formed an alliance with Hong Kong's Energy World Corporation to develop an LNG business that would commercialise gas deposits in the Canning Basin to supply the domestic Western Australian market.

ARC's $380m Wandoo acquisition plans stymied by Vermilion

West Perth-based petroleum explorer ARC Energy Ltd's plans to acquire the Wandoo Petroleum Pty Ltd Australian portfolio for $380 million have suffered a setback, with Canada-based Vermilion Oil & Gas exercising its pre-emptive rights to a major asset

ARC Energy acquires oil holdings for $2.8m

West Perth-based petroleum explorer ARC Energy Ltd will acquire Toronto Stock Exchange-listed Golden Dynasty Resources Ltd subsidiary Terratek Drilling Tools Pty Ltd for $2.8 million and a 2 per cent royalty on the company's oil holdings.

ARC Energy Ltd - 5/06/2006

Rey Resources has signed a letter of intent with ARC in relation to two applications: 10/04-5 and 11/04-5 in the central part of the Canning Basin

Arc to explore Canning Basin

Arc Energy Ltd has significantly expanded its exploration base by acquiring major exploration areas in the on-shore Canning Basin in north west Western Australia.

ARC Energy Ltd

ARC Energy Ltd 11-Aug-05 Mathews Capital Partners increased its relevant interest from 9,854,904 ordinary shares (5.06%) to 12,214,917 ordinary shares (6.21%).

Arc Energy Ltd

23-Nov-04Goldman Sachs J B Were Group Holdings Pty Ltd ceased to be a substantial shareholder.

Bounty Oil & Gas NL

22-Nov-04An agreement has been reached with Arc Energy Ltd which gives Arc the right to earn a 25% interest in exploration permit AC/P 32 by funding 37.5% of the upcoming Magnolia oil exploration well

Norwest Energy NL

22-Nov-04An agreement has been reached with Arc Energy Ltd which gives Arc the right to earn a 25% interest in exploration permit AC/P 32 by funding 37.5% of the upcoming Magnolia oil exploration well

ARC Energy Ltd

22-Nov-04Agreement signed which will give Arc a 25% shareholding in Clearview.

Tap hopes relationship with Arc will come full circle

WHILE much of the talk surrounding Tap Oil’s attempt to merge with Arc Energy centres on the companies’ potential future, merged or otherwise, some of the history behind the bid is just as interesting.