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Greenpeace response to Regional Emissions profile

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 10:03 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Thursday, 12 December: Great South has today released a profile of Southland’s emission sources for the 2018 calendar year. It shows that agricultural-related emissions were identified to be the largest emission source for Southland, representing 69% ... More >>

Taylor calls on other countries to reduce emissions

Wednesday, 11 December 2019, 9:09 am | Greenpeace

MADRID , Dec 10, 2019 - Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction Angus Taylor has ignored Australians suffering from bushfires and Pacific Islanders facing the obliteration of their homelands by refusing to outline a plan for Australia to honour ... More >>

‘Each lump of coal is a nail in our coffins’

Tuesday, 10 December 2019, 10:03 am | Greenpeace

Pacific church leader tells Scott Morrison ‘each lump of coal is a nail in our coffins’ More >>

Ex-Tuvalu PM Sopoaga asks at COP25

Saturday, 7 December 2019, 11:54 am | Greenpeace

‘If you don’t transition from coal, are you really part of the Pacific?’ Ex-Tuvalu PM Sopoaga asks at COP25 More >>

Fiji among 10 nations most impacted by climate crisis

Thursday, 5 December 2019, 10:25 am | Greenpeace

MADRID, Dec 5, 2019 - Climate change caused eight deaths and wiped $172 million from Fiji’s economy in 2018, according to a report by climate advocacy group Germanwatch. More >>

Greenpeace installs oil museum at OMV

Thursday, 5 December 2019, 7:37 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

After three days of barricading the OMV offices in New Plymouth through wind and driving rain, climate protesters have left the Austrian oil company a parting gift. More >>

Protestors to OMV: It’s not over

Wednesday, 4 December 2019, 9:25 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Wednesday, 4 December: Protestors from around the country have wrapped up a three day, 60 hour occupation of the OMV headquarters in New Plymouth the way they started - dancing. More >>

OMV blockade continues into its second night

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 5:39 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Tuesday, 3 December: The ‘Climate Uprising’ blockade of Austrian oil driller OMV’s Taranaki headquarters has now held strong for 36 hours and is entering its second night. More >>

Testing night on the barricades at OMV

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 8:57 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

It’s been a challenging night on the barricades for the climate protestors blocking entrances to OMV - New Zealand’s last major offshore oil exploration company. More >>

Greenpeace calls on OMV to leave NZ as blockade continues

Monday, 2 December 2019, 4:12 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Monday, 2 December: Climate protesters are eight hours into a planned 72 hour blockade of the OMV building in New Plymouth. More >>

Climate protesters shut down New Plymouth oil giant

Monday, 2 December 2019, 9:57 am | Greenpeace

Monday, December 2: Around a hundred climate protesters led by Greenpeace have formed a human barricade around the offices of an overseas oil corporation in Taranaki - shutting it down. More >>

Climate protesters to form human barricade

Sunday, 1 December 2019, 10:00 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Sunday, 1 December: Hundreds of climate protestors from all over the country are heading to Taranaki today. More >>

Hundreds to descend on OMV in New Plymouth

Friday, 29 November 2019, 3:47 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Friday, 29 November: Hundreds of climate protesters are expected to descend on New Plymouth this coming Monday, 2 December. They’ll be surrounding the headquarters of Austrian Oil Company - OMV - for a three day ‘climate uprising occupation’ ... More >>

Protestors chase OMV henchboat north

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 11:31 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Thursday, 28 November: A group of people who have been occupying Austrian oil giant OMV’s support vessel in the Port of Timaru are now racing north to New Plymouth - the destination of the boat and OMV’s Taranaki base. More >>

Police move in to end Greenpeace oil ship occupation

Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 8:59 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Tuesday, 26 November: After 50 hours occupying OMV’s oil and gas exploration ‘henchboat’ in Timaru to prevent it leaving port, the last 10 protestors are now being forcibly removed by police. More >>

OMV ‘henchboat’ occupation rolls into second day

Monday, 25 November 2019, 12:55 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Monday, November 25: Dozens of people from seasoned activists to first timers, grandparents and academics, are continuing to occupy the support vessel for Austrian oil giant OMV. More >>

30 people occupying OMV support vessel to halt oil operation

Sunday, 24 November 2019, 1:11 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Sunday, 24 November: 30 people, including a team of Greenpeace climbers, have stormed aboard the support vessel for Austrian oil giant OMV’s oil rig at dawn this morning, and some have locked themselves to the ship to stop it leaving port. More >>

Dangerous nitrous oxide emissions rising fast - New study

Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 8:28 am | Greenpeace

An international team of scientists have just found that nitrous oxide emissions are rising much faster than had been previously thought. More >>

Dangerous nitrous oxide emissions rising fast - New study

Tuesday, 19 November 2019, 2:44 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Tuesday, 19 November: An international team of scientists have just found that nitrous oxide emissions are rising much faster than had been previously thought. More >>

Bottom trawled coral dumped at Parliament

Tuesday, 19 November 2019, 10:38 am | Greenpeace

Greenpeace protesters have covered Parliament lawn with replica coral this morning, calling on the Government to take urgent action on bottom trawling. More >>

 

 

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