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MIL-OSI New Zealand: OIA reveals oil giant OMV seeking drill extension

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Crude, Dunedin, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oceania, Oil, Open Source Intel, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: OIA reveals oil giant OMV seeking drill extension

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Greenpeace has today revealed that Austrian oil giant OMV has requested an extension to its upcoming drill commitment in the Great South Basin. Greenpeace Climate Campaigner, Kate Simcock, says an Official Information Act (OIA) request has uncovered OMV’s application for the permit extension, which otherwise required it to drill an exploration […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: IPCC climate report gives us 10 years to save the world

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Crude, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oil, Open Source Intel, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: IPCC climate report gives us 10 years to save the world

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Greenpeace says the release of the IPCC’s special report on climate change must shock the world into immediate action to halve the world’s climate emissions in the next 10 years. The report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) confirms that we must limit the world’s temperature increase to 1.5 […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Water Plan a start but Govt must ban dairy expansion

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Conservation, Economy, English, Environment, fish, Greenpeace New Zealand, Investment, Lobby Groups, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Water Plan a start but Govt must ban dairy expansion

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Greenpeace is welcoming the Government’s fresh water work plan as a good step towards clean rivers but criticises it’s lack of immediate action to stop increases in cow numbers and pollution. “The plan is good news for our rivers in the long-term but it is completely missing interim measures to stop […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Rainbow Warrior arrives in Lyttelton

By   /  October 5, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Christchurch, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Crude, Dunedin, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oceania, Oil, Open Source Intel, United States of America, Weather, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Rainbow Warrior arrives in Lyttelton

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand The Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior has arrived into Lyttelton this morning as part of a tour to celebrate New Zealand’s recent ban on new offshore oil exploration, and promote clean energy opportunities. In April this year, New Zealand made international headlines when it became one of the first countries in the […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: “Look after our whales”: Lucy Lawless’ trans-Tasman challenge

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Conservation, Crude, Dunedin, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oil, Open Source Intel, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: “Look after our whales”: Lucy Lawless’ trans-Tasman challenge

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Actor Lucy Lawless has laid down a trans-Tasman challenge from on board the Rainbow Warrior, calling on Australians to help protect New Zealand’s whales. Lawless is currently on board the Greenpeace flagship in Kaikōura, from where whales regularly visit on their way to spend time in Australian waters. “I’m challenging Australians […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Rainbow Warrior confronts Taranaki oil rigs

By   /  October 2, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Crude, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Greenpeace New Zealand, Justice, Lobby Groups, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oil, Open Source Intel, United Kingdom, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Rainbow Warrior confronts Taranaki oil rigs

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand The Greenpeace flagship, Rainbow Warrior, is currently in the South Taranaki Basin to scope out oil and gas rigs owned by Austrian petroleum giant, OMV. After sailing for 36 hours through the Cook Strait, the Rainbow Warrior reached Māui A platform at dawn this morning. On board the Greenpeace ship are […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Rainbow Warrior heads to Taranaki to scope out oil rigs

By   /  October 1, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Crude, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oil, Open Source Intel, Trade, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Rainbow Warrior heads to Taranaki to scope out oil rigs

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand The Greenpeace flagship, Rainbow Warrior, is on its way to Taranaki to send a message to Austrian oil giant, OMV. The Rainbow Warrior is currently in New Zealand as part of a national tour to celebrate the Government’s April announcement banning new offshore oil and gas exploration permits, and to canvas […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Greenpeace slams ECan’s new plan as anti-democratic

By   /  September 27, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Christchurch, Conservation, Crime, English, Environment, Greenpeace New Zealand, Labour, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Greenpeace slams ECan’s new plan as anti-democratic

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand In a scathing submission Greenpeace has labelled ECan’s new proposal for representation in the 2019 elections as “anti-democratic” and “grossly unbalanced.” In 2010 the National Government sacked democratically elected Councillors at the Canterbury Regional Council (ECan) and replaced them with Government appointed commissioners. The commissioners are now being removed by the […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Overfished West Coast hoki fishery collapses

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Conservation, English, Environment, fish, Fisheries, Greenpeace New Zealand, Health, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Overfished West Coast hoki fishery collapses

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand The collapse of the West Coast hoki fishery revealed today by the fishing industry demonstrates why we need an independent inquiry into New Zealand’s failing fisheries management system, says Greenpeace. Fishing companies today revealed that they were struggling to catch fish in the West Coast hoki fishery. As a result, they […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Oil companies don’t deserve special treatment – Russel Norman

By   /  September 25, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Crude, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oil, Open Source Intel, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Oil companies don’t deserve special treatment – Russel Norman

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Greenpeace Executive Director, Dr Russel Norman, says the Government must not cave in to pleas for special treatment by the oil and gas industry by extending drilling permits that are set to expire. This morning the Government indicated that oil companies could be given more time to decide whether they will […]

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