Strong environmental performance is essential to our success and continued growth.

We're recognised for our strong record and world-class approach to minimising our environmental impacts.

of the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association's Company Environment Excellence Award for six of the past 11 years.
>30 years'
investment in science, with more than 150 peer-reviewed scientific publications resulting from our collaborative studies.
700,000 tonnes
CO2 equivalent emissions offset.
With many of our activities adjacent to unique and remote locations, we’ve chosen to collaborate with some of the world’s leading research organisations to understand how these environments function.
A world-class approach to environmental management

Credible science to underpin decision making

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Partnering with local and international research organisations


Robust environmental impact assessment and risk management

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Transparency of knowledge and data

Burrup Hub Environmental Approvals

We are committed to understanding and managing the environmental, cultural and social impacts and opportunities of our proposed Burrup Hub growth projects. In April 2020, the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) accepted the Offshore Project Proposal (OPP) for Woodside’s Scarborough gas development.

Find out more about our Australian growth projects

Celebrating biodiversity for World Environment Day 2020

We are taking action to help restore landscapes and support biodiversity - both in Australia and overseas.

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