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  • 10 April 2020
    Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy

    A regional development agency from Taranaki, New Zealand, has published a paper on the offshore wind potential in the waters off Taranaki coast.

  • 28 August 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    The New Zealand High Court has decided to uphold Kiwis Against Seabed Mining and Greenpeace appeal against the Environmental Protection Agency’s granting of a consent to Trans Tasman Resources to mine the seabed in the South Taranaki Bight. “This is a victory for the thousands of people who have protested and the 13,000 who made submissions […]

  • 10 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Decision-making Committee, appointed by the Board of the Environmental Protection Authority to decide a marine consent application by Trans-Tasman Resources (TTR), has granted consent, subject to conditions, for the company to mine iron sands off the South Taranaki Bight. However, members of the Decision-making Committee did not agree in the final deliberations. Namely, Committee […]

  • 15 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Decision-making Committee appointed by the Environmental Protection Authority to consider an application by Trans-Tasman Resources to mine ironsand off the Taranaki Bight has announced an extension to its deliberations. The committee, which began its consideration of the application following the formal closure of the hearing on May 31, will now deliver its decision to […]

  • 1 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Taranaki Regional Council today released a new report on sensitive habitats and threatened species in the Taranaki coastal marine area. According to KASM, the report shows plenty of marine life in the South Tarankai Bight in the area a seabed mining company wants to dig up. The report, commissioned by the Taranaki Regional Council and prepared by the Cawthron Institute, […]

  • 23 March 2016

    New Zealand Oil & Gas has informed that the joint venture in PEP 52181 (Kaheru), offshore South Taranaki, has submitted an application to surrender the permit. New Zealand Oil & Gas, the operator, announced in February that economic conditions could not support drilling the prospect before the commitment date of May 2016. Therefore, after exploring options to […]

  • 16 December 2015

    New Zealand Energy and Resources Minister Simon Bridges on Wednesday announced the award of nine new oil and gas exploration permits for Block Offer 2015. Block Offer 2015 includes three onshore permits and six offshore permits, all in the Taranaki Basin. According to Bridges, collectively the permits include a committed work programme expenditure of $4.4 […]

  • 26 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Cue Energy Resources Ltd has been advised by OMV, the Operator of permit PEP 51313, offshore New Zealand, that at 08:10 hours (local time) on Monday 25th August 2014, that the Whio-1 well reached a total depth of 2,824m MDRT (2,683m TVDRT) in the Paleocene Farewell Formation. Since the previous report, the 12.25″ open hole wireline logging has […]

  • 15 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Cue Energy Resources Ltd has been advised by OMV New Zealand Ltd, the Operator of permit PEP 51313, that at 07:30 hours (local time) on Friday 15th August 2014, the Whio-1 well was at a depth of 1,582m MDRT in 12.25″ hole, and is drilling ahead towards the planned total depth of 2,879m MDRT (2,754m TVDRT). Whio-1 is […]

  • 22 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    AWE Limited, as Operator of Petroleum Mining Permit 38158 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, has released a final update concerning the Oi-2 well. The company has reported that plug and abandonment operations for the Oi-1 and Oi-2 exploration wells have been completed. The Kan Tan IV drill rig was released at 13:00 hours (1.00 pm) NZDT on Saturday, 19 July […]

  • 25 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    New Zealand Oil & Gas has relinquished Petroleum Exploration Permit 51311 offshore Taranaki, New Zealand, which contains the Kakapo prospect. NZ Oil & Gas holds a 100 per cent interest in PEP 51311. CEO Andrew Knight says at that level of exposure the permit did not fit the NZ Oil & Gas portfolio at a […]

  • 22 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Octanex N.L. advises that the Kokako 3D seismic survey, that is located within and adjacent to PEP 53473 (Permit) in the offshore Taranaki Basin, has been completed. The Company’s 50% interest in the Permit is held by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Octanex NZ Limited (Octanex NZ). New Zealand Oil & Gas Limited holds the other 50% […]

  • 22 April 2013

    Octanex N.L. has announced that a second 3D seismic survey has commenced in another of the Company’s offshore Taranaki Basin permits, PEP 52593 (Permit). The survey, named Karoro, is planned to acquire approximately 299km2 of new 3D data from within and adjacent to the Permit. The Karoro survey follows on from the Kokako survey that has been successfully […]

  • 12 December 2012

    Cue Energy has been awarded a new exploration permit in the Taranaki Basin in New Zealand’s offshore waters. Cue has been successful in a bid for a 20% interest together with Todd Exploration (80%) interest in permit PEP 54865 which lies immediately adjacent to PEP 51313 and the Maari and Manaia oil fields in the […]

  • 12 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Cue advises that it has been awarded a new exploration permit in the Taranaki Basin in New Zealand’s offshore waters. Cue has been successful in a bid for a 20% interest together with Todd Exploration (80%) interest in permit PEP 54865 which lies immediately adjacent to PEP 51313 and the Maari and Manaia oil fields […]

  • 12 October 2012

    A conditional agreement has been reached for New Zealand Oil & Gas Limited to acquire a 6.667 per cent interest in Petroleum Exploration Permit (PEP) 38451, located offshore from Taranaki. Five per cent of the interest is carried. If the transaction is completed, NZOG would acquire 6.111 per cent from Global Resource Holdings, LLLP and […]

  • 17 October 2011
    Operations & Maintenance

    A US oil exploration ship has arrived in Taranaki to be greeted by environmentalists protesting against the government’s “blinkered obsession” with deep water oil drilling. The vessel Polarcus Alima arrived at New Plymouth’s port early on Monday and will leave shortly to start exploring for oil off Raglan on behalf of US oil giant Anadarko. […]

  • 22 July 2011

    Container shipping giant Maersk says it is abandoning Port Taranaki — the North Island’s main west coast port… (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, July 22, 2011;

  • 22 July 2011

    Container shipping giant Maersk says it is abandoning Port Taranaki — the North Island’s main west coast port…   (odt) [mappress] Source: odt, July 22, 2011;

  • 23 May 2011

    The big drillship Noble Discoverer berthed at Port Taranaki today for repairs following the incident in stormy seas off Taranaki three … (daily-news) [mappress] Source:daily-news , May 23, 2011;

  • 5 April 2011
    Business & Finance

    Cue Energy Resources Ltd  announces that acquisition of the Te Whatu and Pungarehu 2D Seismic Surveys has commenced in permits PEP 51313 and PEP 51149 in the Taranaki Basin of New Zealand. The Te Whatu survey comprises 636 km of 2D seismic data and is being acquired with the Seabird Exploration vessel M/V Aquila Explorer. […]

  • 16 December 2010
    Business & Finance

      Canadian listed, New Zealand oil and gas producer TAG Oil Ltd. , announced today that the Company has completed the acquisition of a 20% interest in offshore exploration Permit PEP 52181, which covers a 42,379-acre area in the main Taranaki oil and gas discovery fairway. PEP 52181, operated by a subsidiary of Australian-based Roc […]

  • 30 July 2010
    Business & Finance

    Kea Petroleum plc  announced that the New Zealand Minister of Energy has given his formal approval, under the Crown Minerals Act 1991, to the acquisition by the Group’s wholly owned subsidiary, Kea Oil and Gas Limited, of a 100% interest in Petroleum Exploration Permit PEP 381204 from Genesis Power Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of […]

  • 20 May 2010
    Project & Tenders

    AWE Limited advises that during the last week, Tui SW-2 was drilled to a depth of 1507 metres. The 13 3/8” casing has been run and cemented to a depth of 582 metres. This is shallower than was planned, and was necessitated by continuing difficulty with unstable shallow sediments at the Tui SW location. The […]

  • 4 October 2006

    The location of a potential Liquefied Natural Gas project in New Zealand has been confirmed as Port Taranaki. Port Taranaki has been selected as the preferred site for the LNG import site ahead of Northport near Whangarei. Contact Energy and Genesis Energy are considering importing LNG to meet the country’s rising energy needs, as the […]