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BP awards first low-carbon accreditation to OzHarvest

BP has awarded its first Advancing Low Carbon accreditation in Australia to its community partnership with food rescue organisation, OzHarvest. In 2018, OzHarvest rescued 8,517 tonnes of food, according to BP. In turn, this saved 5,300 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent from entering the atmosphere. BP Australia President Andy Holmes …

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BP Australia dedicated to working with indigenous peoples

BP Australia has launched its third Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP). According to the company, the 2018-2020 RAP strengthens its dedication to working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. BP says it defined the focus of the RAP through “extensive engagement” with its employees, indigenous communities and external stakeholders. “I’m …

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BP not proceeding with Woolworths’ fuel network buyout

BP Australia has announced it won’t continue with its proposed acquisition of Woolworths’ retail fuel and convenience business. Despite its best efforts, BP has determined the transaction, originally announced on December 28, 2016, cannot be structured to meet its strategic objectives. In a statement released this week, BP Australia said, …

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BP disappointed by ACCC opposition to Woolworths fuel takeover

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says it will oppose the planned acquisition of Woolworths’ network of retail service stations by BP Australia. “We are disappointed by the news,” BP Australia President Andy Holmes said. “We remain confident that, with appropriate divestments as offered by BP, this transaction would not …

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