|Traffic delays following oil spill on Auckland's southern motorway|
Traffic is building for drivers on Auckland's southern motorway following an oil spill.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 11:05am Woman creeped out by Jiffy Lube mechanic's unsolicited text
After getting the oil changed in her car a woman was left thoroughly creeped out after receiving a random, unsolicited text from her mechanic.The unsettling message was posted on Twitter by the woman's sister, along with her scathing...
© 2019 NZ Herald 9:25am Oil plan stalled as East Timor president vetoes state budget
DILI, East Timor (AP) — East Timor's president has vetoed the government's budget, possibly jeopardizing plans to develop the Greater Sunrise oil and gas field, seen as crucial to the impoverished country's future.President Francisco...
© 2019 NZ Herald 0:25am Natural gas fields give Israel a regional political boost
JERUSALEM (AP) — A decade after discovering natural gas fields off its Mediterranean coast, Israel is starting to feel the geopolitical boost.Its newfound riches have fostered economic bonds with its neighbors, tightening relations...
© 2019 NZ Herald Wed 7:45pm PG&E secures $5.5B in credit to operate during bankruptcy
NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's largest utility has lined up $5.5 billion in credit and loans so it can continue operating as it prepares for bankruptcy.Pacific Gas & Electric said in a regulatory filing Tuesday it secured commitments...
© 2019 NZ Herald Wed 10:25am Electricity prices: Flick customers warned of higher bills
Flick Electric is warning customers they could face more price rises due to another outage of a major gas pipeline, lower-than-average lake levels and higher power demand.
© 2019 RadioNZ Tue 4:55pm Genesis coal burn reached five-year high in 'unprecedented' conditions
Coal-fired generation from Genesis Energy's Huntly operations was the highest in more than five years in the December quarter, as a combination of low hydro storage and plant outages were compounded by tight natural gas supplies.The...
© 2019 NZ Herald Tue 2:25pm Oil prices to stay low as US increases crude output
Global oil prices may remain under pressure this year given the weaker demand outlook and stronger than expected production from Iran and the US, the International Energy Agency says.Attempts by Opec states and other aligned producers...
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