NZ carved up more for oil and gas!


The NZ government has just launched its so-called consultations with iwi, hapu and local authorities on its proposed 2014 Block Offer for oil and gas exploration permits (NZ Herald, 18 Sept 2013).

Block Offer 2014 Taranaki LRAt the same time Parihaka whanau discussed the threat of up to 12 more wells being drilled nearby offshore by OMV and AWE noting that both these Austrian and Australian companies have caused oil spills here before. Parihaka’s stance remains firm.

parihaka says no more drilling 2013

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