Communications companies that help promote the social licence or expansion of fossil fuels.

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Adoni Media – Glencore

Advanced Outcomes – Tri-Star Petroleum

Alt/Shift – Origin

Anacta Strategies –  Glencore

Atomic 212 – Origin Energy, BHP

Atomix – Santos

Australian Public Affairs – Santos

Barker Wentworth – Petro Diamond

Barton Deakin (WPP) – Equinor,  Nucoal, APA,

Bastion – Glencore, Minerals Council,  Alinta Energy


The Brand Agency (WPP) – Woodside, Kleenheat

Bright Yellow – Santos

Brother & Co – Glencore

Campaign Edge Sprout – Glencore, South 32, Santos

Cannings Purple (WPP) – Pilot Energy, Domgas AllianceAustralian Gas Infrastructure Group, Bunbury Energy  Memberships: CMEWA

Capital Hill Advisory – Glencore

Carat – Alinta Energy

CHEP – Jemena, Australian Gas Networks

Crosby Textor Research Strategies Results (CT Group) – APPEA

Designate Group – Newcrest Mining

DPG Advisory Solutions – Wollongong Coal, BP

Edelman Australia –  Shell (Viva Energy)

Forrester Consulting – Hancock Coal

FTI Consulting – Warrego Energy, Asia Natural Gas & Energy Assoc,  APPEA

Govstrat – Batchfire Resources, Bravus (Adani) 

GRACosway (Clemenger BBDO/Omnicom) – Glencore, Santos, BHP Billiton, Halliburton Energy

Grey Advertising – AGL

Hardhat – Synergy

Hawker Britton – Equinor

Houston Group – Ampol

Initiative – Jemena

iProspect – Australian Gas Networks, Ampol

JPG Advisory – NSW Minerals Council

JWS Research – MCA, APPEA


Marketforce (Clemenger BBDO/Omnicom) – Alinta,  Shell

Marketforce North (Clemenger BBDO/Omnicom) –  Shell, APPEA

Match & Wood – Synergy

McCoy Consulting – Chevron, Woodside, Queensland Gas, Western Power, BHP

Mediacom – Shell

The Media Store – Synergy

M&C Saatchi – Origin Energy

Michelson Alexander – Australian Gas Infrastructure Group

Newgate Communications – Malabar Coal, Whitehaven Coal  Memberships: CMEWA

New Word Order – Chevron/Caltex

Next Level Strategic Services –  Gas Energy Australia, Adani, Shell. 

Nexus APAC – Glencore

Northstar Public Affairs – Ampol

Nunn Media –  MCA

Ogilvy (WPP) –  BP

OMD –  Chevron, BHP

OPR Agency (WPP) – Caltex

Paradise Outdoor Advertising –  Bravus (Adani)

PolicyWonks –  QRC

Primary Communication Partners – Elgas, Gas Industry Alliance

Razorfish – Ampol

Republic PR –  Adani

Reputation Edge –  Wallarah 2

Richardson Coutts – Bengalla Mine

Saatchi & Saatchi – Ampol

Saint Mob – NSW Minerals Council

SEC Newgate – Whitehaven Coal,  Malabar Coal, BHP, South32, CMEWAAPA Group

Sense – Shell (Viva Energy)

Showpony – Santos Tour Down Under

Spring Street Advisory – Tas Gas, Simply Energy, Lochard Energy

Strategic Political Counsel –  APA

TG Public Affairs – Port Waratah Coal, ENGIE, Viva Energy

TLA Worldwide –  Caltex, Ampol

Tribe – APPEA

True North Strategic Communication – Memberships: MCA

Twelve – Santos

UM Media – AGL

VMLY&R (WPP) – Chevron

Wahoo Advertising – Glencore

Walsh Stevens – XCoal Mining Services

Wavemaker (WPP) –  Chevron

Willard Public Affairs –  Caltex


The Zoo Republic – Ampol

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Edelman Australia –  Shell (Viva Energy)


Saatchi & Saatchi – Ampol


Ogilvy (WPP) –  BP