New Zealand Approves Another Licensing Round in Taranaki Basin
Friday, August 16, 2002
The Associate Minister of Energy Paul Swain has approved holding a future permit bidding round in the Taranaki Basin. The next round will include blocks which have become available since the latest onshore-nearshore Taranaki Basin bidding round. A large part of the next bidding round is expected to be offshore north Taranaki, as well as onshore acreage.