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Government on global hunt for carbon credits

Today 9:00am - The Government is locating sources of international units that could be used to meet New Zealandís international climate obligations Ė but hasnít decided yet whether to use them.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $21.35

Today 9:00am - Spot NZUs opened at $21.30 bid and $21.35 offered this morning, after last fixing at $21.35.

Victoria sitting on full house for climate report

Today 9:00am - Five Victoria University academics will be lead authors on the next IPCC assessment report.

Ex-MP to keep ties with Beehive climate group

Monday - Former Green MP Kennedy Graham will keep working with the ground-breaking cross-Parliamentary Globe climate group, its new chairperson says.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $21.35

Monday - Spot NZUs opened at $21.25 bid and $21.40 offered this morning, after last fixing at $21.35.

Directors face climate liability, says report

Friday - New legal analysis shows that company directors in at least four Commonwealth countries must take action to address material climate risk or face legal and reputational risk.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $21.30

Friday - Spot NZUs opened at $21.25 bid and $21.40 offered this morning, after last fixing at $21.30.


OUR LAND: Trouble ahead ... but how much?

Thursday - Climate change will have long-term impacts on New Zealandís land-based industries and biodiversity Ė but we donít have enough information to predict what will happen.

OUR LAND: We're losing our best growing soils

Thursday - The Government is moving to protect New Zealandís best growing soils in the wake of a report that shows theyíre compacted, contaminated and being washed away at an alarming rate.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $21.30

Thursday - Spot NZUs opened at $21.25 bid and $21.35 offered this morning, after last fixing at $21.30.

August date for public to have say on Shaw's ETS

18 Apr 18 - A new review of the Emissions Trading Scheme will be open for public consultation in August.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $21.27

18 Apr 18 - Spot NZUs opened at $21.25 bid and $21.30 offered this morning, after last fixing at $21.27.

Govt announces body to steer climate transition

David Prentice

17 Apr 18 - The interim climate commission has just been announced.

Waste food could fuel emissions cuts. says report

17 Apr 18 - New Zealand could slice thousands of tonnes off its greenhouse gas emissions by turning industrial food waste into fertiliser and energy, says a new report.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $21.27

17 Apr 18 - Spot NZUs opened at $21.25 bid and $21.30 offered this morning, after last fixing at $21.27.

We can do net-zero by 2050, says Prodcom

16 Apr 18 - New Zealand can get to net-zero emissions by 2050, the Productivity Commission says.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $21.25

16 Apr 18 - Spot NZUs opened at $21.20 bid and $21.30 offered this morning, after last fixing at $21.25.

Finance key to net-zero economy, says Shaw

13 Apr 18 - The Government is fleshing out plans to finance decarbonisation of the economy.

Emissions trimmed, but that's not the full story

13 Apr 18 - Increased hydro-electricity generation and a 1.5 million fall in the national sheep flock has led to a slight fall in New Zealandís greenhouse gas emissions.


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