Athena is a producing conventional gas field located in shallow water in Australia and is operated by Cooper Energy. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block WA-17-L, with water depth of 433 feet. Buy the profile here.

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Field participation details

The field is owned by Cooper Energy and Mitsui.

Production from Athena

The Athena conventional gas field recovered 88.07% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2008. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2039.

About Cooper Energy

Cooper Energy Ltd (CEL) is an oil and gas exploration and production company that offers oil and gas production programs. The company produces and commercializes crude oil and natural gas products. It conducts exploration for oil and gas through a portfolio of prospective acreage in the Cooper, Otway and Gippsland basins in Australia. CEL carries out energy exploration and production projects in Sellicks, Christie, Callawonga, Parsons, Butlers, Germein, Perlubie, Rincon, Elliston and Windmill. The company operates in Perth and Adelaide, Australia. CEL is headquartered in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.

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This content was updated on 7 February 2024

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