PEPANZ acknowledges new emissions report

Press Release – PEPANZ

PEPANZ acknowledges new emissions report — The Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ) says a new report from the Ministry for the Environment today on global and domestic greenhouse gas emissions shows the challenges ahead … Read more »

Oil Industry Representative Misleads Public

Press Release – Fossil Fuels Aotearoa Research Network

Cameron Madgwick, CEO of the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ) responded this week to claims by Greenpeace activist Mike Smith that seismic testing harmed marine mammals. Smith was reacting to news that Schumberger … Read more »

NZOG Independent Directors Back O.G. Oil & Gas Offer

Press Release – NZ Oil And Gas

New Zealand Oil & Gas Independent Directors unanimously recommend increased offer from O.G. Oil & Gas Read more »

Ministers Mislead the Public over Fossil Fuel Subsidies

Press Release – Fossil Fuels Aotearoa Research Network

During the recent election campaign, Minister for Climate Issues Paula Bennett came under pressure from celebrities, scientists and a coalition of environmental organisations to state what National was doing to address climate change and meet New Zealands … Read more »

New Zealand Needs A Climate Change Plan

Press Release – Contact Energy

Dennis Barnes, Chief Executive of Contact Energy is urging New Zealand Inc to move past debates on technicalities and act on the climate change challenge. Read more »

Climate Justice Taranaki Urges No More Ocean Drilling

Press Release – Climate Justice Taranaki

Shell Taranaki Ltd. (formerly STOS) has applied to the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) for consents to use a jack-up rig for drilling at the Maui gas field and to discharge harmful chemicals at sea. Read more »

NZOG duelling bidders seek directorships

Article – BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) – the board of New Zealand Oil & Gas has refrained from making a recommendation to shareholders at the upcoming annual meeting where rival suitors are seeking directorships. Read more »

Update on Marsden Point pipeline disruption

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Fuel allocations to airlines at Auckland Airport have been increased and flight schedules are returning to normal, as the fuel pipeline repair is on track to be completed well before school holidays begin, says Energy and Resources Minister Judith Collins. Read more »

Pipeline rupture update #05

Press Release – Northland Regional Council

Council staff plan to inspect/sample the spill site/surrounding area again today (Fri 22/09) and as/if required over the weekend Read more »

Pipeline repair: status update

Press Release – Refining NZ

Good progress was made overnight and throughout today on the repair to our RAP pipeline. The damaged section of pipeline has been removed and welding of the new 17 metre section is in progress. We expect that this will be completed later tonight. Read more »

Update Eight: Auckland fuel supply issue

Press Release – Air New Zealand Public Affairs

Air New Zealand is expecting to operate its regular scheduletomorrow with no fuel related cancellations. Read more »

Pipeline repair: status update

Press Release – Refining NZ

The refinery repair team has made good progress overnight. There remains a long series of individual steps to be completed in order for the schedule to be met. Read more »

Pipeline rupture update #04

Press Release – Northland Regional Council

Regional council staff yesterday (20/09) took surface water samples from three sites in the drain between the spill site and the Port Marsden Highway Read more »

Refinery to Auckland pipeline outage update

Press Release – Mobil Oil New Zealand

Fuel customers of Refining New Zealand said they remained confident of maintaining ground fuel supplies into Auckland, supported by initiatives enabled by government. Read more »

Government and Refining NZ to blame for “chaos” at airports

Press Release – E Tu

E t Aviation says its appalled the Government and Refining New Zealand have no plan B for disruption to the crucial fuel line between Marsden Point and the rest of the country. Read more »

All hands to the pump at Air New Zealand

Press Release – Air New Zealand

Its all hands to the pump at Air New Zealand as staff step up to the challenges presented by fuel rationing at Auckland Airport. Read more »

Pipeline repair: status update

Press Release – Refining NZ

Weve reached a watershed moment with our site preparation, which is nearly complete. This has included building an access road to the leak site with 260 truckloads of metal (30 tonnes per truck). The positive news is that the engineering team … Read more »

Update 6: Auckland fuel supply issue

Press Release – Air New Zealand Public Affairs

Air New Zealand is continuing to experience disruption to its services following the temporary shut-down of Refining New Zealands pipeline to Auckland. Read more »

Update 5: Auckland fuel supply issue

Press Release – Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand is beginning to refuel long-haul aircraft at Wellington International Airport as it continues to respond to fuel restrictions imposed following the temporary shut-down of Refining New Zealands pipeline to Auckland. Read more »

Fuel Pipeline fiasco highlights problems in the sector

Press Release – Green Party

Speculation over the cause of the aviation fuel pipeline fiasco shows how loose the rules around swamp kauri excavation are, the Green Party said today. Read more »

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