NZ Petroleum Conference opens as uncertainty dogs industry 

NEW Zealand’s oil and gas industry is meeting this week in Wellington, just as Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has again questioned the future of the country’s block offers and accepted a Greenpeace petition with 45,000 signatures calling for an end to all oil exploration. 

NZ Petroleum Conference opens as uncertainty dogs industry  NZ Petroleum Conference opens as uncertainty dogs industry  NZ Petroleum Conference opens as uncertainty dogs industry  NZ Petroleum Conference opens as uncertainty dogs industry  NZ Petroleum Conference opens as uncertainty dogs industry 

Petroleum’s economic role will be central in conference as NZ industry wonders on end to block offers 

The NZ Petroleum Conference, which opens today, will also look at the issues which concern activists: how to provide energy but reduce emissions, but in the lead up it seems the main focus will remain