2 Dec 2020

Company at odds over Maari Oil Field resevoir estimates

From Morning Report, 6:46 am on 2 December 2020

The company wanting to buy the Maari Oil Field off the coast of Taranaki believes there's three times more oil left to extract than official estimates.

Opponents of the sale say that's further evidence the deal is not viable and warn taxpayers could be left with the clean-up bill if it goes ahead.

Taranaki Whanganui reporter Robin Martin has more.