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Energy needs broader view, says new minister

Wednesday 8 Mar 17 10:00am

Gas and oil will still have a place


NEW ZEALAND needs to broaden use of renewable energy beyond the electricity generation, says the new energy minister - but she expects fossil fuels to stay in the mix.

  Judith Collins
Judith Collins, who took over the portfolio in December from Simon Bridges, spoke yesterday at the New Zealand Downstream energy sector conference in Auckland.

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