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Deadline nears for emissions return extensions

Friday - Businesses struggling to complete a 2019 emissions return because of the state of emergency in New Zealand must apply for an extension before Tuesday.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $22.50

Friday - Spot NZUs opened at $22.30 bid and $22.70 offered this morning, after last fixing at $22.50.

TEN YEARS AGO ...

Friday - Ten years ago, State-owned and now defunct coal-miner Solid Energy was writing to customers outlining how much the Emissions Trading Scheme would cost them.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ...

Friday - Submissions on the use of nitrogen inhibitors in agriculture which were due to be with the Ministry of Primary Industries today now close on April 5.

Carbon News still coming your way

Friday - New Zealand is under a state of emergency, with all non-essential movement and contact banned.

Emission trading changes will have to wait

Thursday - Changes to the Emissions Trading Scheme are in lockdown along with the rest of the country.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $22.50

Thursday - Spot NZUs opened at $22.20 bid and $23.00 offered this morning, after last fixing at $22.50.


OPINION: Science makes a comeback

Thursday - By JIM SALINGER | This has been a strange period and I have been reflecting on the uptake of scientific facts and advice with the covid-19 pandemic.

TEN YEARS AGO ...

Thursday - Ten years ago, the fear of carbon liabilities was stopping owners converting land from forestry to farming.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ...

Thursday - The Environment Select Committee’s report-back on proposed changes to the Resource Management Act, scheduled for today, has been postponed until the end of next month.

Carbon News still coming your way

Thursday - New Zealand is under a state of emergency, with all non-essential movement and contact banned.

Carbon markets will keep the doors open

Wednesday - New Zealand’s carbon markets will continue trading through the covid-19 pandemic shutdown.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $22.20

Wednesday - Spot NZUs opened at $21.00 bid and $22.50 offered this morning, after last fixing at $22.20.

TEN YEARS AGO ...

Wednesday - Ten years ago, KiwiRail was getting ready to flaunt its low-carbon advantage over other forms of transport.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ...

Wednesday - Parliament meets today to pass legislation putting the country into a state of emergency.

Carbon News still coming your way

Wednesday - New Zealand will be under a state of emergency from tomorrow, with all non-essential movement and contact banned.

Closures will cut emissions - but not by much

Prof James Renwick

Tuesday - Shutting down the global airline industry for good would deliver only a fraction of the emissions reductions needed in a year to avert disastrous levels of climate change, an expert says.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $22.70

Tuesday - New Zealand carbon fell again yesterday, closing 40 cents down on the previous day and $4 on where it was a month ago.

TEN YEARS AGO ...

Tuesday - Ten years ago, the UK Government said it expected carbon capture and storage to be a £6.5 billion industry employing 100,000 people by 2030.


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