Taranaki Basin to New Plymouth Oil Pipeline

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Taranaki Basin to New Plymouth Oil Pipeline is an operating oil pipeline in New Zealand.[1]


The pipeline runs from the Kaimiro, Tariki, Ahuroa, Waihapa, Ngaere, Ngatoro fields to New Plymouth, New Zealand.

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Project Details

  • Operator: New Zealand Energy Corporation (50%), L&M Energy (50%)
  • Length: 40 kilometers
  • Status: Operating


The pipeline is owned and operated by New Zealand Energy Corporation (NZEC, 50%) and L&M Energy (50%). The associated Taranaki Basin produces about 460 million cubic feet per day of "liquids-rich natural gas" and 55000 barrels per day of "light, high-quality oil".[1]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 Taranaki Fact Sheet, NZEC, accessed Aug. 18, 2021.

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