MWC on NewsTalk ZB

Minerals West Coast manager Patrick Phelps spoke with NewsTalk ZB’s drive host Heather DuPlessis-Allen about the government’s plan to cut barriers to mining. Full audio here: https://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/on-air/heather-du-plessis-allan-drive/audio/patrick-phelps-minerals-west-coast-manager-on-minister-shane-jones-plan-to-cut-mining-barriers

NZ Herald Opinion Piece

The New Zealand Herald published an opinion piece by Minerals West Coast manager, Patrick Phelps. The article, entitled ‘Is Mining The Reason Australia Is Richer than New Zealand?’, is available …

Fast-Track Approvals Bill

The 33 years since the Resource Management Act passed into law have correlated with suppressed growth of renewables and diminishing domestic fossil fuel production – this isn’t to say there …

Māori vs Mining?

The prevailing narrative from media and certain political factions is that Māori are inherently “anti-mining”. But does this reflect the reality of Māori engagement – both as individuals and as …