|NZ shares fall most across Asia; Z Energy still under pressure|
New Zealand shares fell the most across Asia as Z Energy led the market lower for another day amid rising oil prices, growing competition and the threat of increased regulation. The S&P/NZX 50 index dropped 108.33 points, or 1.2...
© 2018 NZ Herald 6:25pm Oil ban puts New Zealand on a 'black list' for investment, service companies claim
A body representing seismic testing companies is demanding more than $100 million in compensation for its members if the Government passes a ban on issuing new exploration permits.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 4:15pm BP starts expansion to Thunder Horse deep-water Gulf field
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Energy giant BP says it's added the equivalent of 30,000 barrels of oil a day to production at its largest Gulf of Mexico platform, called Thunder Horse .A news release Thursday from Houston-based BP United States...
© 2018 NZ Herald 8:25am 4,000 evacuated in California as underground gas fire burns
BAY POINT, California (AP) — A fire that ignited in an underground natural gas storage area in the San Francisco Bay Area prompted officials to evacuate thousands of residents, and Chevron emergency crews were working Thursday to...
© 2018 NZ Herald 5:05am Add oil: Encouraging Chinese phrase enters English dictionary
Why you might start using this Chinese expression if you want to encourage someone.
© 2018 BBCWorld Thu 7:05pm Green Party calls for oil drilling loophole to be closed
The Green Party will propose an amendment to the Crown Minerals Act Amendment Bill to close a current loophole that allows for oil and gas companies to extend their permits for offshore drilling.
© 2018 voxy.co.nz Thu 11:45am Poland, US firm sign long-term gas imports deal
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's main gas company says it has signed a long-term contract for the purchase of some 40 million tons of liquefied natural gas from a U.S.-based producer in the first such deal in Central and Eastern Europe.Piotr...
© 2018 NZ Herald Thu 5:05am OMV gets extension to drill well off Otago Coast
The Austrian oil company has been granted a two-year extension for drilling an exploratory well in the Great Southern Basin off the Otago Coast.
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