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Prospective NZ deep sea oil operator charged with environmental crimes

Press release | September 26, 2012 at 16:48

26/9/12 Auckland: The Brazilian oil company that plans to drill in the deep waters off the East Cape of New Zealand has been accused of negligence by state prosecutors in Brazil.

Petrobras announces it ain’t lovin’ it in New Zealand

Press release | December 4, 2012 at 13:26

Auckland, 4 December 2012 - Today’s announcement that Petrobras has pulled out of its deep sea oil drilling plans for New Zealand is a victory for Kiwis opposed to risky deep sea drilling, says Greenpeace.

Message to Anadarko

Action | May 19, 2011 at 21:06

Let's protect New Zealand's beautiful coast from the catastrophic oil spills that are inevitable if deep sea oil drilling is allowed to go ahead


Act now to stop deep sea oil

Greenpeace and te Whanau a Apanui to review all options following High Court decision...

Press release | June 22, 2012 at 16:42

Auckland 22/6/12: Following the release of the High Court’s judicial review of the decision to grant Petrobras an exploration permit off the East Cape, Greenpeace and te Whanau a Apanui are considering whether or not to appeal.

Court case thrown out ; outcome shows that Government abused authority to stop...

Press release | July 26, 2012 at 14:09

Auckland, Thursday 26 July 2012: Today in the Tauranga District Court, Justice Treston threw out charges against Elvis Teddy, the fisherman who used his small boat to oppose the Government’s plans to allow deep sea oil drilling in his fishing...

Shell quits Southern drilling plans - wheels coming of government programme

Press release | October 1, 2015 at 10:54

Reacting to the news today that Shell will once again be delaying their plans to drill in the Great South Basin, Greenpeace New Zealand’s climate and energy campaigner Steve Abel said:

Petrobras field the source of serious deep sea oil leak off

Press release | November 15, 2011 at 17:29

Auckland 15/11/11: Petrobras, the Brazilian oil company that is intending to drill for oil in up to 3100 metres of water off the East Cape, is the part-owner of an oil field northeast of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where a serious oil leak has developed.

Te Whanau a Apanui / Greenpeace judicial review hearings conclude, as major cleantech...

Press release | June 6, 2012 at 17:59

Wellington 6/5/12: Two days of hearings in the judicial review of the Government’s decision to award the Brazilian oil major Petrobras a permit to drill in the deep waters off the East Cape have concluded in Wellington.

Eight Out of Ten Want Sea Protest Move Halted

Press release | April 16, 2013 at 7:55

Eight in 10 New Zealanders think that the brakes should be put on the government’s controversial move to criminalise aspects of peaceful protests at sea.

Greenpeace and te Whānau-ā-Apanui unite to legally challenge deep sea oil permits

Press release | September 19, 2011 at 12:04

Greenpeace and te Whānau-ā-Apanui today filed a judicial review challenging the Government’s decision to issue Brazilian oil giant Petrobras a permit for deep sea oil exploration off the East Cape.

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