"North Sea of the South" dreams come crashing down in NZ Labour landslide

"North Sea of the South" dreams come crashing down in NZ Labour landslide

Industry hopes dashed as Ardern returned with first majority in nearly 30 years

Policy

19 OCTOBER 2020
New Zealand should follow in Australia's footsteps: petroleum peak body

New Zealand should follow in Australia's footsteps: petroleum peak body

PEPANZ makes large ditch effort to stress importance of oil and gas ahead of election

Production

15 OCTOBER 2020
Jadestone and OMV extend Maari transaction date amidst Kiwi election 

Jadestone and OMV extend Maari transaction date amidst Kiwi election 

Singapore company looking for Kiwi foothold 

M&A

28 SEPTEMBER 2020
NZ to reach 100% renewable electricity by 2030 under new plan

NZ to reach 100% renewable electricity by 2030 under new plan

Ardern to ban new thermal generation

Leadership

10 SEPTEMBER 2020
Ardern government taken to High Court over exploration ban

Ardern government taken to High Court over exploration ban

Greymouth claims more than NZ$200M in damages

Finance & Legal

25 AUGUST 2020
New Zealand election could end or revive struggling oil industry

New Zealand election could end or revive struggling oil industry

Opposition announces a new leader, again.

Policy

20 JULY 2020
NZ petroleum  lobby launches new gas campaign 

NZ petroleum  lobby launches new gas campaign 

Can hot showers compete with Greenpeace? 

Policy

10 JULY 2020
New Zealand oil and gas industry suffers slow death

New Zealand oil and gas industry suffers slow death

Industry lobby warn of stark energy security threat

Exploration

06 JULY 2020
Oil and gas could save New Zealand economy: PEPANZ

Oil and gas could save New Zealand economy: PEPANZ

Lobby group calls on government to change regulations

Covid-19

13 MAY 2020
NZ Labour to give local councils power over oil and gas projects

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

Controversial new powers alarm industry and opposition

Policy

09 APRIL 2020