New Zealand opposition leader pledges to push oil and gas

New Zealand opposition leader pledges to push oil and gas

Revived Block Offers "absolutely Nationals' policy": leader

Policy

29 MAY 2020
NZ Minister troubled by Tamarind shambles

NZ Minister troubled by Tamarind shambles

Beehive starts planning Tui decommissioning and to introduce strict new rules

OMV makes discovery offshore Taranaki

OMV makes discovery offshore Taranaki

First big oil and gas find since 2006

Workforce

14 APRIL 2020
High Court rules on Tamarind mess

High Court rules on Tamarind mess

BW Offshore not allowed to disconnect and move FPSO, decom costs to be taxpayer burden

Finance & Legal

09 APRIL 2020
Todd expands Taranaki holdings

Todd expands Taranaki holdings

Secures onshore exploration permit

Exploration

06 APRIL 2020
Marsden Point refinery cuts production as demand slumps

Marsden Point refinery cuts production as demand slumps

Halves output for next three months

Pipelines

26 MARCH 2020
New Kiwi political party pledges to ban upstream oil and gas

New Kiwi political party pledges to ban upstream oil and gas

Total ban on oil and gas extraction

Policy

09 MARCH 2020
Activists board COSL Prospector rig offshore New Zealand

Activists board COSL Prospector rig offshore New Zealand

OMV considers legal action as teenagers see dangerous stunt as "big adventure."

Public opinion on oil and gas improving in New Zealand: Report

Public opinion on oil and gas improving in New Zealand: Report

Despite Greenpeace's best efforts

Policy

28 FEBRUARY 2020
Tawhaki-1 comes up dry for Beach 

Tawhaki-1 comes up dry for Beach 

Tawhaki-1 comes up dry for Beach 

Exploration

20 FEBRUARY 2020
PEPANZ baulks at NZ ETS scheme

PEPANZ baulks at NZ ETS scheme

Rushed process "undermines democracy"

Policy

30 JANUARY 2020
New Zealand ban on new permits comes into effect

New Zealand ban on new permits comes into effect

Laws amount to "economic vandalism": opposition

Policy

29 JANUARY 2020