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Reducing Emissions

COMMITTED TO REDUCING our EMISSIONS

Beach Energy has an aspiration to reach net zero emissions by 2050.

As part of that aspiration, Beach is taking steps to reduce Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions by 25% by 2025, on 2018 levels. Projects to deliver on these ’25 by 25′ targets have already delivered emissions reduction of 12%.

Beach is also a participant in the Moomba Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) project, where with operator Santos, 

As at the end of FY21 Beach’s emissions were down ~12% on FY18.

READ OUR 2021 SUSTAINABILITY REPORT

MOOMBA CARBON CAPTURE AND STORAGE PROJECT

Santos and joint venture partner Beach Energy have announced a final investment decision to proceed with the US$165 million (A$220 million) Moomba carbon capture and storage (CCS) project in South Australia, with startup expected in 2024.

The carbon reduction project will be one of the biggest andvlowest cost in the world and will safely and permanently store 1.7 million tonnes of carbon dioxide per year in the same reservoirs that held oil and gas in place for tens of millions of years.

Read the media release

25 by 25 PROJECTS

The Bauer Hybrid Renewable Project will deliver energy supply to the field through a combination of Wind, Solar, Battery and Diesel generation.

A number of Fuel Flare and Vent Management initiatives have been undertaken at Beach’s gas plants, including the installation of a Mercury Removal Facility at the Otway Gas Plant,  new start-up procedures at Bass Gas, and efficiency initiatives at Kupe.

The Leak Detection and Repair initiative was expanded to include all Beach gas assets. This project monitors gas infrastructure to identify fugitive methane leak sources.

Read more in our 2021 Sustainability Report