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MARKET LATEST: NZUs $26.00

Today 12:00pm - Spot NZUs opened at $25.20 bid and $27.00 offered on the CommTrade platform this morning, after last fixing at $26.00.
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James Shaw

Shaw sings songs of praise for trading scheme

Today 12:00pm - Climate minister James Shaw – who three years ago was calling for the Emissions Trading Scheme to be scrapped – was singing its praises in Parliament yesterday.

Prices jump a dollar on fixed-price news

Today 12:00pm - Carbon prices jumped a dollar yesterday on the back of confirmation the fixed-price option will move to $35 this year.

Govt opposed ClimCom in cash-or-credits case

Today 12:00pm - The Government went against the advice of its own Climate Change Commission in allowing companies to continue to pay money instead of surrendering carbon credits to atone for their greenhouse gas...

TEN YEARS AGO >

Today 12:00pm - Ten years ago, Gull was optimistic about the future of the New Zealand biofuels industry – to the extent of considering investing.

WHAT YOU NEEED TO KNOW >

Today 12:00pm - Parliament sits today and tomorrow, with the Resource Management Amendment Bill due for its second reading and reforms to the Emissions Trading Scheme about to go through the committee of the House...

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Weeds on march put food on defensive

Today 12:00pm - Climate-change-induced weed invasions threaten food production in many countries, including Europe, the United States and Australia, scientists say.

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Editorial comment

EDITORIAL: All aboard!

14 May 20 - By ADELIA HALLETT | Whangarei Engineering Company – better known as Weco – was once the country’s biggest shipyard.

EDITORIAL: Loss of a leader

Jeanette Fitzsimons

6 Mar 20 - By ADELIA HALLETT | Jeanette Fitzsimons, the Green politician and activist who died last night, exemplified the environmentalists’ mantra of thinking globally and acting locally.

EDITORIAL: It's time to scare the horses

28 Jan 20 - By publisher ADELIA HALLETT | It’s 2020 – election year in New Zealand and the year global greenhouse gas emissions should peak if we’re to have a reasonable shot at keeping warming to 1.5deg.

EDITORIAL: Two to remember

13 Dec 19 - By publisher ADELIA HALLETT | This year will be remembered for two things – the passing of the zero-carbon act and the year in which our children got angry with us over climate change.

EDITORIAL: Right road, but the slow road

29 Nov 19 - By publisher ADELIA HALLETT | It must be tempting, if you’re in the New Zealand delegation at climate talks in Madrid next week, to rest on your laurels, take the pats on the back, bask in the...

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