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The gas market turning point

4 July 2017

The demand for natural gas on Australia’s east coast has reached record highs just as the major Bass Strait fields it has relied on for decades approach the end of their productive lives.

Monitoring LIP’s impact on the environment

For almost half a century ExxonMobil has been successfully operating the Long Island Point (LIP) Plant near Hastings on the shore of the environmentally sensitive Western Port Bay.

ExxonMobil Australia community survey

ExxonMobil is committed to working cooperatively and openly with stakeholders and communities where we operate. The survey, undertaken every three years, aims to identify community awareness and perceptions of our operations. These insights help us to better understand and respond to local issues or concerns.

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PFAS investigations at Longford Plants 

Esso has been undertaking a range of environmental investigations across the Longford Plants (including on our surrounding landholdings) to investigate the occurrence of a group of chemicals known as PFAS (per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances, or “PFAS”).

Hastings Primary School takes the classroom outdoors

With a focus on science, Hastings Primary School, with support from Esso and BHP Billiton, has taken the traditional classroom outside to develop its students’ understanding of many aspects of the environment.

David Anderson Principal For A Day 2016

It’s back to school for Esso’s David Anderson

David Anderson, Esso Australia’s Longford Plants Manager, stepped out of his safety boots and into the classroom at Longford Primary School for the 16th annual Principal For A Day event on 8 September 2016.

Penguins spotted in Gippsland classrooms

Rangers from the Phillip Island Nature Parks’ Education team were delighted to have shared their ‘Chirpy Chicks’ penguin program recently with 173 students in the Gippsland region thanks to support from ExxonMobil Australia.

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Esso Pipeline Replacement Project - August 2016 update

Esso is currently replacing the 187 kilometre pipeline that transports crude oil and condensate between Longford and Long Island Point. The project is progressing well with 130 kilometres of the 187 kilometre pipeline route now installed.

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Mornington Peninsula Schools Environment Week

On 15 March 2016 students from a range of schools and kindergartens across the Mornington Peninsula descended on Briars Historic Park in Mount Martha for the launch of the annual Mornington Peninsula Schools Environment Week.