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Why all new buildings should be carbon-neutral

Today 10:00am - Requiring all new buildings to be carbon-neutral is the most cost-effective emissions-reduction action New Zealand can take, the Government is being told.

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Today 10:00am - Spot NZUs opened at $24.95 bid and $25.12 offered this morning, after last fixing at $25.06.

New maps will settle forest-planting posers

Wednesday - The thorny question of whether land is eligible for carbon forests could soon be solved – with a map.

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Wednesday - Spot NZUs opened at $24.95 bid and $25.12 offered this morning, after last fixing at $25.00.

Officials wobble under Govt's climate assault

Tuesday - The Government’s heavy climate-change work programme is putting pressure on officials, confidential papers show.

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Tuesday - Spot NZUs opened at $24.95 bid and $25.12 offered this morning, after last fixing at $25.06.

WISE WORDS: Where ProdCom report is wrong

Monday - The Productivity Commission has got it wrong, say some of our wisest people.


OPINION: A dangerous political compromise

Monday - By SIR ALAN MARK | After decades of sitting on our hands, the simple the act of commissioning an inquiry into becoming a low-carbon economy has been hugely positive on public perception.

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Climate action-man puts new emissions option

14 Sep 18 - The man who got politicians from both sides of Parliament to agree on climate change says there might be a third option for dealing with New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions.

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14 Sep 18 - Spot NZUs opened at $24.95 bid and $25.12 offered this morning, after last fixing at $25.05.

Science is getting forests to release carbon secrets

14 Sep 18 - Ground-breaking research suggesting New Zealand’s native forests store more carbon than believed is being stepped up as the country pushes to carbon neutrality.

Minister plays it safe on agricultural emissions

13 Sep 18 - Agriculture minister Damien O’Connor steered clear of making promises to cut New Zealand’s agricultural greenhouse gas emissions when he spoke on an international stage yesterday.

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13 Sep 18 - Spot NZUs opened at $25.00 bid and $25.12 offered this morning, after last fixing at $25.06.

Businesses make it to EECA finals

13 Sep 18 - Finalists in this year’s EECA Business Awards range from the country’s largest company to a thermal hot-pool operator.

GE ryegrass could slash emissions, Govt hears

12 Sep 18 - Feeding animals a genetically engineered high-energy ryegrass could cut greenhouse gas emissions from New Zealand farms by more than 20 per cent, the Government has been told.

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12 Sep 18 - Spot NZUs opened at $25.00 bid and $25.20 offered this morning, after last fixing at $25.10.

Gluckman report backs cuts to methane emissions

Professor Sir Peter Gluckman

11 Sep 18 - A third investigation says New Zealand must make drastic cuts to methane emissions.

New forestry rules will boost planting, says Govt

11 Sep 18 - Changing forrestry accounting rules under the Emissions Trading Scheme is expected to lead to the planting of 102 million trees in new forests by 2030.


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