Mining’s Role In Restarting New Zealand

Posted on 12 June 2020

Op Ed

As New Zealand businesses ponder how the New Zealand economy can recover post-lockdown, different industries will assume new levels of importance in the challenging environment we face.

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New RMA climate change proposals increase cost and uncertainty

Posted on 9 April 2020

Proposals to expand the role of local councils into climate change mitigation under the Resource Management Act would add confusion, complexity and duplication, according to the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand (PEPANZ) and Straterra.

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KiwiSaver ban on fossil fuels is a dishonest distraction

Posted on 2 March 2020

The decision to prevent KiwiSaver default funds from investing in fossil fuels is virtue-signaling hypocrisy and won’t have any impact on emissions according to New Zealand’s minerals sector industry organisation, Straterra.

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Minerals group Straterra attacks “absurd” decision to take Ministers to court over OceanaGold land purchase

Posted on 4 February 2020

A community group’s decision to take Government ministers to court over a planned land purchase by OceanaGold is based on flawed logic, says Straterra CEO Chris Baker.

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