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Small step towards new natural gas exploration welcomed

Wednesday, 10 April 2019, 3:03 pm | PEPANZ

An application to the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) by OMV for activity off the Otago Coast is a required step towards further potential work, says the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

NZIER report shows $28b blow to economy from oil and gas ban

Tuesday, 19 February 2019, 6:49 pm | PEPANZ

Last year’s oil and gas exploration decision could cost the New Zealand economy $28 billion by 2050, according to a new study by the New Zealand Economic Institute for Economic Research (NZIER). More >>

Campaign for continued gas and oil exploration takes to TV

Sunday, 3 February 2019, 2:29 pm | PEPANZ

Energy Voices is launching new television advertisements tomorrow, escalating the highly successful, social media driven campaign against the end to new oil and natural gas exploration permits. More >>

Increased coal burning shows why we need natural gas

Tuesday, 22 January 2019, 4:53 pm | PEPANZ

News that coal-fired electricity generation has reached a five-year high shows why we need to keep exploring for natural gas, says the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

Conference should focus on carbon capture and storage

Monday, 17 December 2018, 2:40 pm | PEPANZ

The Just Transitions conference to be held in Taranaki next year should include a focus on carbon capture and storage technology, says the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

Major energy costs in trying to replace natural gas

Monday, 10 December 2018, 2:54 pm | PEPANZ

A new report today warns there will be major costs to New Zealanders in trying to replace the role of natural gas, according to the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

Green investment fund must support carbon capture projects

Wednesday, 5 December 2018, 1:48 pm | PEPANZ

The Government’s new Green Investment Finance project should be open to funding carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects, says the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

Potential $1b hydrogen investment shows rethink needed

Monday, 26 November 2018, 3:03 pm | PEPANZ

A major potential investment into hydrogen technology in Taranaki shows the need for a re-think on oil and gas exploration, says the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

World Energy report shows New Zealand alone in rejecting gas

Wednesday, 14 November 2018, 1:27 pm | PEPANZ

No other country appears to be following New Zealand’s ‘leadership’ in abandoning natural gas exploration, according to the International Energy Agency’s World Energy Outlook for 2018. More >>

Highlighting impacts of oil and gas decision

Tuesday, 13 November 2018, 11:37 am | PEPANZ

The ‘Energy Voices’ public campaign will keep running to give voice to serious concerns over the end to new offshore oil and gas exploration permits, says the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

Oil and gas legislation creates major uncertainty

Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 7:19 pm | PEPANZ

Workers and communities have once again been ignored with the Government rushing through a law change tonight ending new offshore oil and gas exploration permits, says the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

Call for Government to justify oil and gas decision

Wednesday, 31 October 2018, 3:19 pm | PEPANZ

The Government is being asked to pause legislation ending new offshore oil and gas exploration permits until serious economic and environmental concerns have been investigated. More >>

Major role outlined for oil and gas in a lower carbon world

Monday, 29 October 2018, 4:00 pm | PEPANZ

Oil and gas have a crucial long-term role and will have much less of an impact on the environment in future, according to a new report released today by the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

New campaign launched on oil and gas exploration halt

Monday, 1 October 2018, 4:35 pm | PEPANZ

"Giving a voice to the people" - New campaign launched on oil and gas exploration halt More >>

Rushing oil and gas legislation is an undemocratic disgrace

Thursday, 27 September 2018, 9:04 am | PEPANZ

PEPANZ says it is undemocratic and deeply unfair for the select committee considering changes to oil and gas legislation to have its consultation period slashed to just four weeks. More >>

Ending offshore exploration all pain, no gain

Monday, 24 September 2018, 7:26 pm | PEPANZ

Ending offshore oil and gas exploration could cost New Zealand taxpayers up to $23.5 billion and increase emissions at the same time, according to staggering new figures released by Government officials today. More >>

Greenpeace should not be above the law

Friday, 21 September 2018, 4:56 pm | PEPANZ

The decision to discharge two Greenpeace activists without conviction is disappointing and unfair, says the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

Call for oil and gas select committee to meet in Taranaki

Tuesday, 18 September 2018, 10:53 am | PEPANZ

The select committee that considers legislative changes to oil and gas exploration should meet in Taranaki, according to the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

Greenpeace has it wrong - no subsidies for oil and gas

Thursday, 13 September 2018, 10:15 am | PEPANZ

There are no direct subsidies for the oil and gas industry in New Zealand and Greenpeace has their facts wrong, says the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ). More >>

PEPANZ welcomes Productivity Commission report

Tuesday, 4 September 2018, 10:33 am | PEPANZ

The Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ) has welcomed the Productivity Commission’s report into a low emissions economy, but say the focus needs to be on lowering net emissions rather than favouring certain ... More >>

 

 

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