19/9/2018 — Conference Special
Where in New Zealand could there be some of the battery metals now in vogue in global exploration. A presentation by GNS scientists gave a clear indication of rock types and where to look.
4/4/2018 — Education, Science and Technology
Freshly developed data on the South Island will be outlined at the AusIMM Nelson Discussion Group meeting later this month
13/12/2017 — Oil and Gas
The offer by Ofer Global for a control block of New Zealand Oil & Gas has now passed the original target.
22/11/2017 — Oil and Gas
New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals has approved the control bid for New Zealand Oil & Gas by a foreign major.
18/9/2017 — General
The commodities market has been improving and junior Australian and Canadian companies have been looking at New Zealand. So what does the Government agency handling the industry do? It increases permit fees 70%.
18/9/2017 — Oil and Gas
Mosman Oil & Gas has been prevaricating on work on South Island permits and has been told changes to its permit conditions have not been accepted, so what’s next?
30/8/2017 — Coal, Lignite and CSG/CBM
New Zealand’s Treasury has now given the joint venture company “acceptable owner” status to advance the company as a significant new coal miner.
31/7/2017 — Oil and Gas
The glacial pace of bureaucratic decision making should see clearance or otherwise by October for New Zealand Oil & Gas acquiring the 4% of the Kupe field from Mitsui of Japan.
12/4/2017 — Oil and Gas
A law change will test the resolve of the NZ Government and the law courts after three Greenpeace anti-oil exploration protestors were charged yesterday after trying to disrupt a seismic vessel.
24/3/2017 — Oil and Gas
While rowdy protestors did their best to irk delegates at the NZ Petroleum Conference, the Energy Minister was inside painting a positive picture of the industry’s future.