Acknowledgements

As part of this study, we made contact with several Government organisations and oil and gas companies in the South-East Asian region to seek their comments and discuss issues connected with the study. These included the following –

  • Indonesian Ministry of Energy & Mineral Resources, R&D Division for Exploitation Technology, Lemigas
  • BP Indonesia - BP Berau Ltd
  • Indonesian Executive Agency For Upstream Oil and Gas Business Activities (BPMigas)
  • Chevron Thailand Exploration and Production Ltd.
  • Thailand's Ministry of Energy.
  • Thailand's Department of Mineral Fuels, Ministry of Energy
  • Oil Search Ltd
  • PetroVietnam Exploration Production Corporation
  • Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd
  • Petronas
  • PT Shell Indonesia
  • Total E&P Indonesie
  • Statoil Indonesia

The following individuals contributed to preparing the text and the analyses for this report —

Peter Neal (CO2CRC and the University of New South Wales (UNSW)), Wanwan Hou (CO2CRC and UNSW), Olga Bukhteeva (CO2CRC and UNSW), Yildiray Cinar (CO2CRC and UNSW), Geoff McKee (advisor to CO2CRC), Damian Dwyer (Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association Limited (APPEA)) and Guy Allinson (CO2CRC and UNSW).

Frank Mourits (Natural Resources Canada and Canadian representative on the APEC Expert Group on Clean Fossil Energy) was the Project Overseer and initiator of this project.

David Hilditch of CO2CRC Technologies Pty Ltd (CO2TECH) managed the commercial aspects of this project. CO2TECH is the commercial arm of the Cooperative Centre for Greenhouse Gas Technologies (the CO2CRC).

Frank Mourits, David Hilditch, Damian Dwyer and Scott Smouse (United States Department of Energy and Chair of the APEC Expert Group on Clean Fossil Energy) participated in progress meetings and assisted the project by providing comments during those meetings.

Brett Jacobs with the International Energy Agency assisted with providing introductions to organisations and companies in South-East Asia.