Guns, meth and cash seized in Waverley

Police executed a search warrant at an address in Waverley yesterday morning with the assistance of Armed Offenders Squad staff. As a result of the warrant two firearms, ammunition, methamphetamine, cash and a large number of cannabis plants were located. A 36-year-old man was arrested and charged with unlawfully possess firearm, unlawfully possess ammunition, possess methamphetamine, possess... Continue Reading →

Police release names of accident victim’s

Emergency services were alerted to the single-vehicle crash on Waverley Beach Rd, Waverley, just after 4am on May 29, after a passerby came across the accident The sole male occupant died at the scene. He was 54-year-old Robert Collins, of Waverley. Mr Collins' family requests privacy at this difficult time. Police have also released the... Continue Reading →

One dead in Waverley crash on Wednesday

Police attended the scene of a fatal car crash in Waverley this morning, Wednesday 29 May. Police received a report at 4am that a passer-by had come across the single vehicle crash on Waverley Beach Road. One man in his 50s, the apparent sole occupant of the vehicle, was confirmed dead at the scene. The... Continue Reading →

Genesis and Tilt Renewables move forward with the 130MW Waverley Wind Farm

Genesis and Tilt Renewables announce the finalisation of a 20-year electricity offtake agreement, which will provide the foundation for the construction of the approximately 130MW Waverley Wind Farm in South Taranaki. “Tilt Renewables is pleased to have finalised this long-term offtake agreement with Genesis, which will underpin the delivery of this exciting renewable energy project,”... Continue Reading →

Mayor Supports Random Roadside Drug Testing

South Taranaki District Mayor Ross Dunlop urges the Government to take immediate action on the introduction of random roadside drug testing. Mayor Dunlop makes the call for action after reading the coroner’s report into the horrific Waverley crash which killed seven people last June. “This tragedy had a huge effect on the families involved and... Continue Reading →

Tilt advances Waverley, withholds dividend

Tilt Renewables says it expects to execute an off-take agreement for the 130-megawatt wind farm it plans at Waverley within weeks. The Melbourne-based developer has been in talks with Genesis Energy on the southern Taranaki project since October. Today Tilt said the “investment grade” off-take contract and the pricing certainty provided will underpin a debt... Continue Reading →

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