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Fracking report finds regulations inadequate

John Kerr posted in on June 5th, 2014.

The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment is calling on the government to put in place better regulations managing the environmental risks of oil and gas drilling – before it is too late. In a new report launched this week the Commissioner, Dr Jan Wright, said New Zealand needed to be ready to cope with the […]

Oil and gas exploration changes pushed – experts respond

Dacia Herbulock posted in on June 4th, 2014.

The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, Dr Jan Wright, today released the second part of her investigation into fracking and unconventional oil and gas exploration.  The report and a Q&A document from the Commissioner can be downloaded here.You can listen to audio of Dr Wright speaking at the report’s launch in Wellington, below: The SMC […]

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