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Scotland’s Net Zero Technology Centre Visit Highlights The Positive Future Role Of Natural Gas

Tuesday, 14 May 2024, 8:42 am | Energy Resources Aotearoa

The Net Zero Technology team shared information about ground-breaking technologies, highlighting how their work collaborating across sectors and regions, innovating, and developing new skills has created employment opportunities. More >>

Gas Scarcity Starting To Bite - Solutions Urgently Needed

Wednesday, 8 May 2024, 2:27 pm | Energy Resources Aotearoa

Energy Resources Aotearoa welcomes the Government’s growing recognition of the vital role natural gas has in our energy system, and the need to encourage further investment in the sector. More >>

Energy Resources Aotearoa Shapes Sustainable Energy Future At World Energy Congress

Tuesday, 23 April 2024, 6:59 am | Energy Resources Aotearoa

Energy Resources Aotearoa Chief Executive and World Energy Council (WEC) Board member John Carnegie will attend the World Energy Congress, held from April 22nd to April 25th, 2024, in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. More >>

Energy Resources Aotearoa Adds Channel Infrastructure To Membership

Monday, 8 April 2024, 9:39 am | Energy Resources Aotearoa

Energy Resources Aotearoa announces the inclusion of Channel Infrastructure to its fast-growing membership. It continues to expand its membership to represent a wide spectrum of industry voices to ensure that affordable and reliable energy is available ... More >>

Powering Progress: Energy Resources Aotearoa Welcomes More New Members

Thursday, 4 April 2024, 2:21 pm | Energy Resources Aotearoa

NERI and MinterEllisonRuddWatts will deliver fresh perspectives and diversity of thought as we contemplate the challenges of navigating towards a lower emissions future. More >>

Energy Resources Aotearoa Applauds Government For Fast Track Consenting Process

Thursday, 7 March 2024, 1:21 pm | Energy Resources Aotearoa

Energy Resources Aotearoa applauds the introduction of fast-track legislation into the house by the Government today. This legislation will enable more efficient consenting processes for projects that support New Zealand’s economic growth and wellbeing, ... More >>

Energy Sector Tackles Investment Challenges At Downstream 2024

Wednesday, 6 March 2024, 9:23 pm | Energy Resources Aotearoa

Experts from the NZ energy sector have raised the alarm on massive looming investment requirements in New Zealand’s energy system. Energy Resources Aotearoa joins these experts in urging Government and industry to remove regulatory and commercial barriers ... More >>

Energy Resources Aotearoa Welcomes Granting Of Onshore Petroleum Exploration Permit

Tuesday, 5 March 2024, 5:41 pm | Energy Resources Aotearoa

Energy Resources Aotearoa welcomes the New Zealand Petroleum and Minerals announcement that a new petroleum exploration block has been granted to Greymouth Petroleum in onshore Taranaki. New Zealand’s future gas supply has been put at risk by restrictions ... More >>

Energy Resources Aotearoa Welcomes Comments From Ministers Jones And Brown

Thursday, 15 February 2024, 11:25 am | Energy Resources Aotearoa

Energy Resources Aotearoa applauds Minister of Resources Shane Jones and Minister of Energy Simeon Brown’s ambition to build a "flourishing and growing energy and resources sector." At a breakfast hosted by Chief Executive John Carnegie ... More >>

Carnegie To Chair World Energy Council Committee

Monday, 22 January 2024, 11:08 am | Energy Resources Aotearoa

Energy Resources Aotearoa is proud to announce that its Chief Executive John Carnegie has been appointed as Interim Chair of the Council’s Finance and Audit Committee. He takes a position on the World Energy Council Board as a result. This is the first ... More >>

Ending GIDI A Win For Climate Action

Thursday, 21 December 2023, 11:07 am | Energy Resources Aotearoa

Getting rid of the Government Investment in Decarbonising Industry (GIDI) Fund is a welcome move that will help restore confidence in the Emissions Trading Scheme to drive net emissions reductions, says Energy Resources Aotearoa. Energy Resources ... More >>

Energy Sector Well-placed To Advance COP 28 Outcomes

Friday, 15 December 2023, 9:50 am | Energy Resources Aotearoa

New Zealand's energy sector sees the COP 28 outcomes as showing the real-world pragmatism needed for countries to reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050. Energy Resources Aotearoa Chief Executive John Carnegie says: "While these agreements set the ... More >>

MBIE Data Shows Why We Need More Gas

Thursday, 14 December 2023, 12:42 pm | Energy Resources Aotearoa

The latest data release from MBIE , which details a drop in renewable electricity generation in the September quarter, and 47 percent increase in the use of natural gas for electricity, shows why New Zealand must resume gas exploration and introduce ... More >>

Energy Resources Releases Briefing To New Government

Wednesday, 13 December 2023, 10:59 am | Energy Resources Aotearoa

Energy Resources Aotearoa has released its briefing to the new Coalition Government ‘Refocusing our energy future’. The briefing sets out the energy sector’s opportunities and challenges that the new administration is facing, and outlines the policies the ... More >>

Report Shows Government Must Act With Urgency

Monday, 11 December 2023, 2:01 pm | Energy Resources Aotearoa

The Gas Supply and Demand Study released today from the Gas Industry Company shows that the new Government must act urgently to restore investment confidence in New Zealand’s upstream oil and gas sector or put our energy security at risk. Energy ... More >>

Scrapping Onslow A Welcome Move

Sunday, 3 December 2023, 2:31 pm | Energy Resources Aotearoa

New Zealand’s energy sector has welcomed the announcement that new Energy Minister Hon Simeon Brown has scrapped the controversial $16 billion Lake Onslow pumped hydro scheme. Cancelling the project will give firms the confidence to construct the assets ... More >>

Energy Sector Welcomes New Ministers

Friday, 24 November 2023, 12:29 pm | Energy Resources Aotearoa

Energy Resources Aotearoa welcomes the announcement of new ministers for the sector, following the announcement of the National-ACT-New Zealand First coalition ministry. Simeon Brown will become Minister for Energy and Minister of Transport, while Shane ... More >>

Science & Engineering Fair Inspires Next Generation

Thursday, 16 November 2023, 3:04 pm | Energy Resources Aotearoa

More than 220 enthusiastic young learners packed out New Plymouth’s Devon Hotel, alongside their teachers, parents, and caregivers, for the recent Taranaki Primary Schools Science and Engineering Fair 2023. The two fun-filled and educational days ... More >>

Accord Partners Reduce Emissions In 2023 Update

Thursday, 19 October 2023, 5:49 am | Energy Resources Aotearoa

New Zealand’s carbon emissions are 2.335 million tonnes lower every year than they were in 2010, thanks in large part to efficiency and emissions reduction initiatives by New Zealand’s energy resources sector. That is one of the key insights from ... More >>

Growing Risk Of Blackouts Need Policy Changes

Thursday, 7 September 2023, 8:08 am | Energy Resources Aotearoa

The risk of electricity shortages next winter has increased following damage to one of Contact Energy’s gas turbine peaking units in Stratford. This unplanned outage means that even under best case scenarios, New Zealand will run very close ... More >>





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