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Carbon farming makes space for native forests

Monday - One of New Zealand biggest carbon farmers say New Zealand can have its carbon cake and eat it too.

WORTH NOTING ...

Monday - It's back to the office for MPs this week, with Parliament opening on Wednesday and the Speech from the Throne, outlining the new Government’s agenda, on Thursday.

TEN YEARS AGO ...

Monday - Ten years ago, for the first time, a buyer looking for spot NZUs was calling for tenders to supply forward units.

FRIDAY POLITICS: Border tariffs on Govt's to-do list

Friday - Carbon tariffs at the border are on the Government's agenda this term to protect the country’s steel, aluminium and cement industries as they decarbonise.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $35.80

Friday - Spot NZUs opened at $35.75 bid and $35.85 offered on CommTrade this morning, after lasts fixing at $35.80.

And the award goes to...

Friday - A sustainable farm producing top-quality honey in Northland is the big winner in this year’s Sustainable Business Awards announced in Auckland last night.

WORTH NOTING ...

Friday - Climate activist group Extinction Rebellion says it will target Genesis Energy’s headquarters in downtown Auckland this afternoon.


TEN YEARS AGO ...

Friday - Ten years ago, Canada’s Conservative Government killed attempts to cut the country’s greenhouse gas emissions.

Big prices but little supply in NZ carbon market

Thursday - Carbon prices are continuing to climb, with sellers now seeking up to $35.90 for spot NZUs.

Cutting carbon will cost tourism and export industries

Thursday - The tourism and export sectors need to prepare for growing transport costs, Climate Change Commission chair Dr Rod Carr is warning.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $35.80

Thursday - Spot NZUs opened at $35.70 bid and $36.00 offered on CommTrade this morning, after last fixing at $35.80 - a new record price.

NZ called out over 2030 target

Thursday - New Zealand is being accused by countries most vulnerable to climate change of “defaulting on climate survival leadership”.

Ardern joins Mandela et al

Thursday - Implementing “stringent” measure on climate change have helped win Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern a prestigious international leadership title previously awarded to Nelson Mandala.

WORTH NOTING ...

Thursday - The annual Sustainable Business Awards will be held in Auckland tonight.

TEN YEARS AGO...

Thursday - Ten years ago, public support for the allocation of free carbon credits to trade-exposed heavy emitters was waning.

Reluctant sellers push carbon to a new high

Wednesday - Carbon prices are hitting new highs, with spot NZUs trading at $35.70 on CommTrade this morning.

MARKET LATEST: NZUs $35.50

Wednesday - Spot NZUs opened at $35.50 bid and $35.60 offered this morning, after last fixing at $35.50.

NZ's seas are heating up again, scientists say

Wednesday - New Zealand is heading for another marine heatwave this summer – the third in four years, scientists are warning.

TEN YEARS AGO ...

Wednesday - Ten years ago, according to Fonterra, the dairy industry was leading the way towards sustainability.


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