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Green Growth Report advocates nationally consistent biodiversity offsetting regime and has renewed debate surrounding whether petroleum and mineral resources should be extracted

  • Bell Gully
  • -
  • New Zealand
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  • April 17 2012

Green growth means a shift to more sustainable, or greener, ways of operating and developing modern economies

Priority: Christchurch Ready Mix Concrete Limited v Canterbury Regional Council

  • Bell Gully
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  • New Zealand
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  • December 15 2011

In our September issue of Environment in Focus, we reported on the Environment Court decision in Christchurch Ready Mix Concrete Limited v Canterbury Regional Council 2011 NZEnvC 195 which held that references to sections 12 and 13 in sections 124B and 124C of the RMA had been (reluctantly) a mistake, and that they do not apply to an "allocatable" resource under the RMA

Crown Minerals Minerals Programme Reform

  • Bell Gully
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  • New Zealand
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  • October 10 2012

Following on from the recent introduction of the Crown Minerals (Permitting and Crown Land) Bill 2012 (the Bill) into Parliament, the draft Minerals Programme for Petroleum and draft Minerals Programme for Minerals (Excluding Petroleum) were released by New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals (NZPM) late last week for consultation

Electricity Authority release preliminary review of net pivotal generation

  • Bell Gully
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  • New Zealand
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  • September 7 2012

The Electricity Authority (the Authority) has recently released a review of locally net pivotal generation events (the report

Media releases

  • Bell Gully
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  • New Zealand
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  • November 12 2013

The NZCC has released a draft report on its statutory review of Fonterra's Milk Price Manual (Manual) for the 201314 dairy season. The Manual sets

Proposed changes to electricity and gas regulation included in the Consumer Law Reform Bill

  • Bell Gully
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  • New Zealand
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  • July 12 2012

The Consumer Law Reform Bill currently before Parliament proposes to make two key changes to gas and electricity industry regulation

Draft regulations for exploratory oil and gas drilling under the EEZ Act

  • Bell Gully
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  • New Zealand
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  • December 19 2013

The Government is seeking feedback on an exposure draft of the proposed exploratory drilling for oil and gas regulations (the Draft Exclusive

Requirements for the Electricity Authority's first year in office

  • Bell Gully
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  • New Zealand
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  • December 10 2010

The newly established Electricity Authority, which took over from the Electricity Commission on 1 November this year, has a number of requirements that must be implemented in its first year of operation

Changes to the Electricity Industry Participation Code

  • Bell Gully
  • -
  • New Zealand
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  • November 30 2011

The Electricity Authority has provided its Report to the Government about the various matters set out in section 42 of the Electricity Industry Act 2010 which the Authority was required to address during the year

RMA reforms what's on the horizon for 2013?

  • Bell Gully
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  • New Zealand
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  • May 13 2013

The Government has been busy in the RMA space, recently releasing two discussion documents. "Improving our resource management system" proposes a