NZ Labour to give local councils power over oil and gas projects

CONTROVERSIAL powers allowing local councils to veto oil and gas project have been “sneaked” into the New Zealand Resource Management Act.

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The New Zealand opposition party, the Nationals, have damned a report by the Environment Select Committee which recommends the government allow local councils the opportunity to decide the fate

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