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ODT: Government energy policy criticised

Peter Griffin posted in on September 2nd, 2010.

Stu Oldham writes in the Otago Daily Times about criticism of government’s Draft NZ Energy Strategy, including that it is unlikely that we will reach the target of 90% renewably generated electricity by 2025. There are also concerns that the Strategy’s focus on using petroleum and mineral resources could damage New Zealand’s environment, and its […]

Simon Collins: engineering a good story

Peter Griffin posted in on November 28th, 2008.

It was a night for celebrating the builders of dams, hotels and slaughterhouses at the Engineering Excellence Awards on Thursday night. But good journalism was also rewarded, with the New Zealand Herald’s Simon Collins picking up the prize for excellence in engineering journalism. Simon was the Herald’s science reporter for a number of years and […]

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