Articles tagged Gas

Existing oil and gas exploration permits will remain, but all signs point to them being the last of their kind. Shane Cowlishaw reports.

The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, Jan Wright , released her final report into the environmental impacts of fracking in New Zealand on Wednesday. Here's six things to know about the report and the ensuing reaction.

The Commerce Commission has quietly signalled to gas and electricity lines companies that it plans to review the way it calculates their cost of capital in the wake of a court ruling late last year. Consumer groups have argued the ruling meant the companies were overcharging by NZ$150 million a year.