Wayne Brittenden’s counterpoint (NZ Radio, 30 March) – re the secretive TPPA (Trans-Pacific Partnerships Agreement) trade deal; well worth listening to!
Government sets best-practice fracking guidelines (NZ Herald, 28 March)
Fracking’s earthquake risks push states to collaborate (Bloomberg Business Week, 27 March) – “Rules that took effect in Ohio last year ban injection wells in certain formations and let the state require seismic monitoring…” .
Obama is negotiating an agreement that could unleash fracking across the world (Policy Mic, 26 March) – the same could happen here in NZ through the secretive trade deal – TPPA (Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement) currently being negotiated
Cracks showing in industry built on shaky ground (NZ Herald, 22 March) – Must read! It gives good summary of the latest research and investigations into deepwell injection of drilling wastes and earthquakes. CJT has mapped 19 deepwell injection sites in Taranaki.
Expanding search for hydrocarbons gives some the jitters (Otago Daily Times, 22 March) – CJT mentioned in last of the series
Cooking with gas (Otago Daily Times, 22 March) – second of the series of 3 articles
Taranaki knows the drill (Otago Daily Times, 16 March) – first of a series of 3 articles on Taranaki’s oil and gas (pros and cons)