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2008-08-13 15:00:54

By WEIR, James OMV FACTS OMV NZ RESULTS * Earnings last year: $95.4m, up 147% * Turnover last year: $295.2m, up 130% OMV NZ INTERESTS: * 26% of Pohokura oil and gasfield. * 10% of Maui gasfield. * 69% of Maari oilfield, due to start production late 2008.

2008-08-07 15:00:49

TARANAKI'S Pohokura gasfield has just had its reserves massively upgraded, making it New Zealand's biggest oil producer as well as its second-biggest gas producer.

2008-08-07 15:00:49

By MAETZIG, Rob TARANAKI'S Pohokura gasfield has had its reserves upgraded -- meaning it is now not only the country's second- biggest gas producer, but the biggest oil producer as well.

2008-03-10 09:01:15

Southern California Edison has begun construction of the Tehachapi Renewable Transmission Project in the US state of California.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.