Trans Tasman Resources case 2017
Trans Tasman Resources Ltd (TTR) has applied to the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) to mine 50 million tonnes of the seabed a year (for 35 years) off a 66 sq km area in the South Taranaki Bight. The EPA hearings begin on 16 February 2017.
Here’s where you’ll find KASM documents relating to the case.
KASM and Greenpeace closing submission, 25 May 2017
KASM and Greenpeace opening submission to the EPA hearing, 16 February 2017
Our expert evidence submitted to the EPA
November 2016 KASM challenges redacted documents in the Environment Court
The EPA agreed to TTR’s application to redact hundreds of pages of its application, so KASM (with Ngati Ruanui and Talley’s Fisheries) challenged this in the Environment Court – and won.