Carbon News - Intelligence for the carbon market

Policy Development Archive

Shaw vows better climate deal for Pacific

1 Nov 17 - The new government says it will pull climate policy into line with Pacific aspirations.

Emissions failure will hurt NZ farmers, warns Fonterra

31 Oct 17 - A global failure to cut greenhouse gas emissions will see New Zealand farmers face demands for major production cuts, the world’s largest milk-processor is warning.

Get ETS working, say superfund guardians

30 Oct 17 - New Zealand cannot afford an Emissions Trading Scheme that doesn’t work, say the guardians of the $36.4 billion New Zealand Superannuation Fund - and that means bringing the agricultural sector into...

Shaw set to brief officials on plans for ETS

James Shaw

27 Oct 17 - New climate minister James Shaw next week will detail to officials his plans for the Emissions Trading Scheme.

Food ruined by drought could feed more than 80m a day

27 Oct 17 - The food destroyed by droughts would be enough to feed a country with a population the size of Germany’s every day for a year, says the World Bank.

WISE WORDS: It's not all about economic growth

Sir Alan Mark

26 Oct 17 - The Productivity Commission is being told not to let economic growth rule its investigation into cutting New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions.

Changing climate will put our health at risk

26 Oct 17 - Scientists are warning that climate change will harm New Zealanders’ health.

Farming's ETS emissions bill no more than 5%

25 Oct 17 - The agricultural sector will be held responsible for no more than 5 per cent of its greenhouse gas emissions – and that’s if the new Government brings it into the Emissions Trading Scheme.

Labour in power sees carbon prices on the rise

New Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern

20 Oct 17 - Carbon prices are rising on the back of the new government, hitting their highest level in a year within an hour of the market opening today.

New leaders have serious climate job to do

19 Oct 17 - Whichever political party forms a government this afternoon has a critical job preparing New Zealand for the impacts of climate change and in getting the country’s emissions under control.

Emissions register ready to take on water trading

18 Oct 17 - New Zealand’s Emissions Trading Register is ready to trade in other “environmental commodities” such as water.

Foreign credits bad call, warns ex-climate envoy

Dr Adrian Macey

16 Oct 17 - Spending up to $20 billion on buying foreign carbon credits will be a “severe imposition” on the economy and will delay New Zealand’s decarbonisation, warns our former climate ambassador.

Officials vow to step up work on climate change

Vicky Robertson

13 Oct 17 - New Zealand might not have an elected government just now, but officials are promising to step up on climate change.

MEMO MPs: The country needs a climate commission

12 Oct 17 - Politicians negotiating to form a new government have again been told that action on climate change is a priority for business and society.

NZ all talk on farm emissions, says UK climate chief

Lord Deben

12 Oct 17 - New Zealand is not playing the leading role in research into reducing greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture that it says it is, says the head of the United Kingdom’s Climate Committee.

Why National should lead on climate commission

Lord Deben

11 Oct 17 - The National Party should support a climate commission, says a former Conservative British Cabinet minister.

Westpac backs climate commission and budget

Karen Silk

11 Oct 17 - Westpac supports New Zealand adopting a United Kingdom-style climate commission and budget setting.

FIRE FACT: Heat goes on the East Coast

10 Oct 17 - A large swathe of the East Coast will be at risk of fire for at least half of the year by the end of the century, a conference in Auckland has heard.

NZ cuts climate aid to Pacific, says report

6 Oct 17 - New Zealand is being accused of cutting climate finance to the Pacific.

Why we need a carbon price of $100 ... or more

5 Oct 17 - Carbon prices of $100 a tonne - and possibly as high as $225 – are being foreshadowed in a new report.

5 Oct 17  WATCHDOG WARNS: Act now or face 'great risk'

4 Oct 17  Plant pines on public land, says Bluegreens chief

3 Oct 17  Dairy group backs big climate change targets

2 Oct 17  E-vehicles could lead to more use of fossil fuels

28 Sep 17  E-vehicle policy lacking, say transport officials

27 Sep 17  Carbon credits key to finding project capital

26 Sep 17  Productivity probe has got it wrong, say lawyers

22 Sep 17  Dining with mining in the House of the Lord

22 Sep 17  OPTIMISM OUT: We need new ways to talk climate change

20 Sep 17  First step is cut domestic emissions, says report

19 Sep 17  TAX OR TRADE?: It doesn't make much difference

19 Sep 17  With political will, the world can get to 1.5deg

14 Sep 17  More than 320,000 sign climate action plan

13 Sep 17  We could do environmental rights, says Little

13 Sep 17  Climate-change deniers stupid, says Pope

12 Sep 17  PALMER PRESCRIPTION: Climate needs constitution

5 Sep 17  NZ backs global carbon markets cooperation

4 Sep 17  Leaked report lifts lid on coastal property risks

30 Aug 17  CLIMATE REPORT: What is the Government hiding?

22 Aug 17  TAXING OR TRADING: Which way should we go?

18 Aug 17  Climate change isn't our biggest environmental problem

17 Aug 17  Our climate change policy a mess, says former PM

16 Aug 17  Nation's best tell MPs how to do climate change

10 Aug 17  Emissions group to probe lack of carbon cap

10 Aug 17  EDS CONFERENCE: Water, water everywhere

9 Aug 17  Emissions group might branch into ETS

8 Aug 17  Stand by, Wellington, worsening weather on the way

4 Aug 17  Most want us to show leadership on climate change

31 Jul 17  THE COUNT: At last, a leader talks climate policy

28 Jul 17  CLIMATE BUDGET: We're not ready, says Bennett

27 Jul 17  We need expert climate advice, says commissioner

27 Jul 17  ETS CHANGES: Good news and bad news

26 Jul 17  Govt acts on auctioning and international units

24 Jul 17  Environment officials quiet on new coal mines

24 Jul 17  THE COUNT: Floods fail to excite party leaders

21 Jul 17  Coastal home owners could pay huge price

20 Jul 17  Busy ministry delays work on emissions planning

13 Jul 17  Net-zero worthy target, says cross-party group

12 Jul 17  Ministers eye ways to beat mines planning rules

11 Jul 17  Young Greens come to the zero-carbon party

10 Jul 17  CLIMATE COST: Disaster damage bill tops $150 million

7 Jul 17  Young Kiwi voices lead the climate change chorus

4 Jul 17  Political uncertainty the enemy of carbon markets

3 Jul 17  YOUNG NATS: Climate change bigger than politics

3 Jul 17  THE COUNT: Who said what ... or not

27 Jun 17  Minister in dark on coal climate question

26 Jun 17  THE COUNT: How important is climate change to the politicians who would be PM?

16 Jun 17  OECD (again) tells us to clean up our climate act

16 Jun 17  Do-something campaigners take the climate helm

12 Jun 17  Coastal litter goes under the spotlight

6 Jun 17  We're disappointed, PM will tell Tillerson

30 May 17  CARBON CALL: Why we need sky-high prices

25 May 17  BUDGET BONUS: New money for emissions cuts

24 May 17  Buying Euro credits would pay off, says trader

16 May 17  Free credits cost taxpayers almost $1.7 billion

15 May 17  Synthetic gases move will cut greenhouse emissions

10 May 17  MPs out of the loop on farm emissions advice

4 May 17  Officials look at pricing of agricultural emissions

3 May 17  Government acts on decarbonising the economy

2 May 17  Student gives Auckland investment message

1 May 17  New study backs coastal property value warnings

28 Apr 17  FACE THE FACTS: The Government has done little

20 Apr 17  Greens want to up carbon price and cut fossil fuels

18 Apr 17  We're talking to Korea about carbon market links

18 Apr 17  Bennett rules out farming and climate commission

13 Apr 17  EDITORIAL: Today is D-day for the climate debate

11 Apr 17  Coastal flooding advice out soon, says ministry

10 Apr 17  Parliament under carbon-neutral pressure

7 Apr 17  Carbon price fall springs $100m surprise

6 Apr 17  Politicians go face-to-face with environment facts

5 Apr 17  Students put divestment pressure on Auckland uni

5 Apr 17  Beehive busy with changes to RMA

4 Apr 17  Govt's green-growth plans won't cut it, warns OECD

3 Apr 17  SIMON UPTON: Credits, caps and cross-party deals

30 Mar 17  Officials have mid-year date with ETS changes

29 Mar 17  Upton favourite for Beehive climate watchdog post

28 Mar 17  NZ and China shake on Asia-Pacific carbon market

24 Mar 17  Labour/Greens promise sustainability stand

24 Mar 17  Toyota wants to get with the programme

23 Mar 17  Govt MPs vote down 'good idea' sustainability bill

22 Mar 17  Minister hints at cross-party work on climate change

21 Mar 17  OECD REPORT: We need price on agricultural emissions

21 Mar 17  NET-ZERO REPORT: Pastoral farming must change

20 Mar 17  Environment reports cast eye over NZ efforts

16 Mar 17  Whanganui's new status huge call for the environment

16 Mar 17  THE DECOUPLING DELUSION: Rethinking growth and sustainability

14 Mar 17  Private capital must play big part in climate adaptation

10 Mar 17  Morganists want new approach to controls on farming

9 Mar 17  The Opportunities Party wants us carbon neutral by 2050

8 Mar 17  Climate change climbs the party ranks

28 Feb 17  Environment law agents lack money to do their job

27 Feb 17  CLIMATE CASE: We need to know more ... and urgently

24 Feb 17  Treasury gives official nod to natural capital

20 Feb 17  Bennett talks 'range of issues' with China climate envoy

17 Feb 17  Inaction means public could lose faith in climate leaders

16 Feb 17  Treasury wants a word about carbon exposure

15 Feb 17  University report slams Government energy policies

14 Feb 17  Forced divesting could be costly, warns Treasury

14 Feb 17  Climate change research gets $2 million boost

10 Feb 17  Should we build on green spaces to ease housing crises?

9 Feb 17  Relying on foreign credits dangerous, say officials

8 Feb 17  We need an environment offsets market, says TOP

7 Feb 17  Polyol levy plan attracts three submissions

1 Feb 17  Linking carbon market would be a clever move

25 Jan 17  Deadline looms for say on energy strategy

24 Jan 17  MORGAN'S MESSAGE: You pollute, you pay

20 Dec 16  Officials eye impact of carbon exposure on investments

19 Dec 16  New ways are Labour's way, says Little

19 Dec 16  Bennett stands alone in climate change portfolio

14 Dec 16  Earthquake delays emissions inventory

12 Dec 16  Greens' bill calls for sustainability reporting

9 Dec 16  ZERO EMISSIONS: Study will show us how to do it

6 Dec 16  NZX drags chain on sustainability standards

2 Dec 16  Climate watchdog welcomes Treasury decision

30 Nov 16  Wise Responders welcome Treasury's reaction to risk

28 Nov 16  Public wants to know green business credentials

25 Nov 16  NZ goes shopping for Paris pact carbon credits

25 Nov 16  Nick Smith wants to work with the neighbours

24 Nov 16  Forget Trump, global climate action is on the move

23 Nov 16  Bennett's new climate think-tank has work deadline

22 Nov 16  CLIMATE CLASS: We're ranked in the bottom five

18 Nov 16  It's going well, says PM, as we pick up another fossil award

18 Nov 16  Key will talk climate change with Trump

17 Nov 16  NZ eyes buying 80% international credits to meet target

15 Nov 16  Treasury eyes action on cost of rising seas

15 Nov 16  DODGY CREDITS: What does Treasury really think?

11 Nov 16  KYOTO QUERY: Is NZ carbon units stand legal?

8 Nov 16  Government prepares for 2030 carbon price of $152

7 Nov 16  Morgan's party will stand firm on climate

4 Nov 16  NZ wins praise for work in global carbon markets

31 Oct 16  Rural capital gains tax could work, says report

21 Oct 16  Border tax could cut emissions, says NZ economist

20 Oct 16  Millions worth of free credits sit in private accounts

20 Oct 16  Farm emissions report gets nods of approval

19 Oct 16  WATCHDOG WISHLIST: How we can ease farm emissions

19 Oct 16  Watchdog's farm emissions report out later today

18 Oct 16  Paris promises could cost country $70 billion

14 Oct 16  Do we need an independent climate body?

14 Oct 16  We were talking about climate change and coal over a century ago

13 Oct 16  Pressure builds for action to curb agricultural emissions

12 Oct 16  Minister hints at setting minimum carbon price

11 Oct 16  Bennett in no rush to surrender extra credits

10 Oct 16  Govt knew use of hot-air credits would draw fire

4 Oct 16  PM's adviser has swing at climate policymakers

29 Sep 16  Rising emissions mean NZ will miss Paris targets

29 Sep 16  Failing RMA needs better tools, says environment report

28 Sep 16  Govt learns we can't cut emissions and sell more milk

27 Sep 16  Voluntary actions have role, says carbon certifier

26 Sep 16  US students pressure Auckland to divest

21 Sep 16  Study sees carbon price reaching $60 by 2030

14 Sep 16  UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE: Otago puts heat on Auckland

13 Sep 16  Taxpayers gift $80m to industrial emitters

8 Sep 16  Lobby group asks investor to drop fossil fuels

6 Sep 16  Who should pay for aerosol pollution?

1 Sep 16  Minister wants to see environmental accountability

31 Aug 16  Bennett talks climate change in Canberra

31 Aug 16  Government wants to hear sustainability views

30 Aug 16  Dodgy dealing cost us dearly, says Asia expert

29 Aug 16  How Paris Agreement could punish the economy

26 Aug 16  PARIS PROMISE: Money men wanted farmers to pay

25 Aug 16  2005 TRICK: It doesn't tell the real emissions story

25 Aug 16  DE-GROWTH D-DAY: Why we must shrink the economy

24 Aug 16  Bennett backs 'creative accounting' for emissions

23 Aug 16  NZ lets economics rule environment policies

22 Aug 16  Paris submissions close September 2

19 Aug 16  NZ looks for carbon credit trading friends

18 Aug 16  Bennett rules out parties' two key climate points

18 Aug 16  National MPs join Green climate group

17 Aug 16  Big role for business as NZ set to ratify Paris pact

16 Aug 16  DIRTY DOZEN: Big firms who traded in cheap units

15 Aug 16  Why it's a tough job to get Paris pact over the line

15 Aug 16  UN gives our Super Fund top marks

8 Aug 16  CLIMATE COSTS: Three things we must do now

8 Aug 16  Environment groups push plan to meet Paris goals

3 Aug 16  We look to be light on climate change officials

28 Jul 16  Bennett: We'll have to revisit emissions cuts

27 Jul 16  Floods sound call to sea-level action, say Greens

26 Jul 16  PARIS POSER: We must sign the pledge ... but when?

26 Jul 16  Pest-free state could help to control climate changes

22 Jul 16  Our forests key to the future, say scientists

22 Jul 16  UN awards us a fail mark for handling of environment

21 Jul 16  Labour-Greens vow to champion clean-energy business

21 Jul 16  Let's not rush carbon tax, says economist

20 Jul 16  How farmers, big emitters blow our carbon budget

19 Jul 16  Carbon policy proposals fail to impress Beehive

18 Jul 16  Why we need a carbon tax ... as well as an ETS

18 Jul 16  CLIMATE COSTS: Someone needs to be responsible

8 Jul 16  Bennett keen to talk with opposition parties

8 Jul 16  Climate change website dries up

7 Jul 16  CLIMATE CRUNCH: Is the political ice beginning to melt?

6 Jul 16  Greens slam Government for climate failures

6 Jul 16  BURNING ISSUE: One fire service way to go, say Greens

5 Jul 16  Global bond market mobilises for climate change

4 Jul 16  ETS changes you might not know about ...

1 Jul 16  Treasury willing to set up sea-level watchdog group

1 Jul 16  Here's the weather report ... and it's not good

30 Jun 16  WEAK WORDS: We need clear advice, says watchdog

30 Jun 16  Bill and I haven't talked sea level, admits Bennett

29 Jun 16  Politicians not helping, says climate academic

24 Jun 16  EMISSIONS EDICT: Time to act, says Toyota chief

23 Jun 16  Officials tell why we need a carbon price floor

22 Jun 16  NZ unlikely to use banked credits, says minister

21 Jun 16  Bennett vows to hold carbon price at $25

14 Jun 16  Why we're getting it wrong on growth of cities

10 Jun 16  $20b Brownlee: We're doing all we can for climate

9 Jun 16  SEA-RISE RISK: We're facing damage worth billions

1 Jun 16  YES! We have ideas ... lots of them

1 Jun 16  Southern long-fin eels to go it alone

31 May 16  How we can slash emissions from industrial buildings

31 May 16  FOOD FOR THOUGHT: We're being taught not to waste it

31 May 16  Diplomat takes on agriculture emissions job

31 May 16  Funding round opens for emissions research

27 May 16  Government to snaffle 1:2 subsidy revenue

27 May 16  So, what does it mean for climate change?

27 May 16  What they said ...

26 May 16  Carbon prices jump after Budget breakthrough

26 May 16  New report sees world of expanding carbon markets

26 May 16  US insurance aid props up climate-risk homes

26 May 16  Now hear this ...

25 May 16  PARIS PUSH: Pact could be ready to go next year

23 May 16  CARBON CRISIS: Our emissions up a whopping 56%

23 May 16  Scientists can't do it alone, says PM's adviser

20 May 16  I agree this is serious, Bennett tells scientists

18 May 16  Why funds managers must come clean on climate risks

18 May 16  Chairman aside, AMP says it's serious about climate

17 May 16  New RMA proposals won't cut it, say farmers

13 May 16  Memo property investors: You have a climate duty

12 May 16  Student caps ceremony with message for management

11 May 16  FAIR GO: What to make of our emissions targets

11 May 16  How a global carbon price will bring emissions down

11 May 16  Bloomberg task force extends deadline

5 May 16  CREDITS CRUNCH: We'll need millions of international units

3 May 16  Busy Bennett draws up climate to-do list

3 May 16  Government might not carry over units

28 Apr 16  WINDFALL MILLIONS: Govt quiet on future of free credits

27 Apr 16  Higher carbon prices will bring change, says report

27 Apr 16  CARBON CLUES: The Govt must tell us what it's doing

27 Apr 16  Carbon budgeting big success, says UK expert

26 Apr 16  What we must change to get emissions under control

26 Apr 16  Why domestic carbon prices are hard to predict

26 Apr 16  Bennett stays on course for higher carbon price

22 Apr 16  Paris Agreement delay and we could face lock-out

22 Apr 16  What NZ must to do under the climate treaty

20 Apr 16  Dodgy units aside, we could make money from ETS credits

20 Apr 16  YES WE CAN! Business leaders to make blueprint for our low-carbon future

20 Apr 16  Business backs stronger line on climate

19 Apr 16  WAKE UP! The nation must start taking action

19 Apr 16  Bennett to talk climate change with the big guns

18 Apr 16  NZ international credits dealing is fraud, says report

15 Apr 16  Michael Bloomberg needs your help

14 Apr 16  Top table invites us to chew over carbon market

13 Apr 16  TASK FORCE: Bennett going public to cut emissions

13 Apr 16  Adopting Paris Agreement could be a year away

13 Apr 16  Planners getting the climate change message

12 Apr 16  Climate minister will sign us up to Paris pact

12 Apr 16  EXPOSED! Our man in Paris comes in from the cold

11 Apr 16  NZ runs global group setting up trading rules

11 Apr 16  PARIS PACT: Will we or won't we join the party?

6 Apr 16  INDEFENSIBLE! Scientists slam Key's climate change attitude

6 Apr 16  Message to investment managers: Don't get stranded

5 Apr 16  GET WISE! We have a real carbon exposure risk

5 Apr 16  Depending on how you do the sums, we could be carbon neutral right now

4 Apr 16  Businesses don't get it, says Bloomberg group

4 Apr 16  SEA-LEVEL WARNING: The Government won't listen

1 Apr 16  You're gambling, Greens tell Government

30 Mar 16  Clean water our greatest challenge, says tourism industry

24 Mar 16  Labour vows to set new rules around carbon risk

23 Mar 16  OUR SUSTAINABLE FUTURE: Labour lays it on the line

17 Mar 16  Carbon creeps up as minister talks ETS changes

17 Mar 16  Protect your natural capital, urges Porritt

16 Mar 16  UN goals need climate-change action now

15 Mar 16  Why Conservation officers feel left out of RMA

9 Mar 16  Clean, green report card shows we're woeful

9 Mar 16  How to make an ETS, Kiwi-style ... or not

4 Mar 16  ETS overhaul not enough, says climate academic

2 Mar 16  Quitting Kyoto might cost us, new minister hears

2 Mar 16  The NZEUR is dead, long live the NZETR

2 Mar 16  $7.29m ... that's what the ETS costs to run

29 Feb 16  How ministers rejected carbon price floor

29 Feb 16  Watch ag emissions, Treasury tells Government

25 Feb 16  NZ and China best friends under carbon pact

24 Feb 16  Beehive shows signs of hearing business call

23 Feb 16  ETS key is clear direction, say officials

22 Feb 16  New minister pushes for carbon price rise

22 Feb 16  NZ to promote international markets idea at UN

22 Feb 16  Late flurry lifts ETS submissions

22 Feb 16  Why ETS examination should take the long view

22 Feb 16  ETS ... we're hitting the target but missing the point

15 Feb 16  Fund managers could face climate backlash

15 Feb 16  We're looking for friends in the carbon market

15 Feb 16  MPs back cross-party consensus

15 Feb 16  Bill puts the environment in its place

15 Feb 16  Worth listening to …

15 Feb 16  Scientists issue chilling climate legacy warning

15 Feb 16  Saving our ecosystems step in the right direction

9 Feb 16  How's the carbon market going? Experts can't agree

9 Feb 16  Why there's little cost in wiping ETS protections

9 Feb 16  ETS has made little impact, says ministry

9 Feb 16  Why Paris might lead to shortage of NZUs

2 Feb 16  Why post-Paris businesses must get moving

2 Feb 16  Carbon questions lie in wait at Waitangi

2 Feb 16  Stakeholders next up in ETS review

2 Feb 16  Our leaders suddenly silent on climate change

2 Feb 16  Labour setting sail to test the waters of the Pacific

2 Feb 16  SBC chief off to work for the Government

25 Jan 16  NZ unlikely to act on emissions conditions

25 Jan 16  Keystone pipeline case holds warning for NZ

25 Jan 16  We need fearless leaders, says Clark

18 Jan 16  Eight submitters lead in the charge on ETS

18 Jan 16  Businesses' biggest headache is the climate

15 Dec 15  Facts come first, says our new climate chief

15 Dec 15  Minister releases (some) TPPA safeguards

13 Dec 15  They've done it!

7 Dec 15  Europe shows up NZ Kyoto credits decision

30 Nov 15  $400m cost attached to keeping 1:2 subsidy

30 Nov 15  Treat agriculture like anyone else, says Caygill

24 Nov 15  Government launches review of ETS

24 Nov 15  Agriculture fails to make the cut

23 Nov 15  Groser hints at boost for carbon prices

16 Nov 15  Business speaks out: There's no other choice

9 Nov 15  OFFICIALS: Why we need to halve our emissions

9 Nov 15  Get the waka back on course, says Maori expert

9 Nov 15  Time running out on ETS review promises

9 Nov 15  TPPA acknowledges carbon emissions

2 Nov 15  Why we need a world agreement on agri emissions

2 Nov 15  Higher carbon prices the key, says new book

27 Oct 15  Businesses want more done, says survey

27 Oct 15  Business boss believes voters can force action

21 Oct 15  Groser confirms ETS review this year

21 Oct 15  'Bottom-up' agreement possible in Paris

21 Oct 15  Business needs to take a stand

21 Oct 15  New pest threat will cost millions

19 Oct 15  Papers suggest what's on the table at ETS review

19 Oct 15  Email to English: Emissions cut target looks bad

19 Oct 15  Powerful line-up to talk climate change

19 Oct 15  We might have to help refugees, admits Groser

5 Oct 15  Biofuel, e-cars and trees are the way we must go

5 Oct 15  Our climate excuses don't wash, say enviro officials

5 Oct 15  China ups the pace, so the time to act is now

5 Oct 15  The climate change message is do something

28 Sep 15  New party dips toe in the environment pool

28 Sep 15  Government shows no interest in climate risks study

21 Sep 15  How Groser battled for a 15% emissions cut

21 Sep 15  More officials mirror Treasury advice to Cabinet

14 Sep 15  Business, officials want cross-party climate deal

14 Sep 15  Go talk to China, Key tells islands leaders

14 Sep 15  Paris pledges on emissions cuts too weak to work

7 Sep 15  Advisers scrap over emissions cuts target

7 Sep 15  Greens bend to seek political climate consensus

31 Aug 15  We're knee-deep in it (adding up emissions, that is)

24 Aug 15  Nelson talkfest to get serious about contaminants

17 Aug 15  Climate expert gives Anzacs a fail mark

17 Aug 15  'Myopic focus' costing us climate change progress

17 Aug 15  Review ETS after Paris, says climate lawyer

17 Aug 15  The urban machine solution is not good for cities

10 Aug 15  World doesn't have time for pessimism, says IPCC man

27 Jul 15  Treasury maps out our path to a low-carbon enconomy

27 Jul 15  Key: It's our climate policy and we're sticking with it

20 Jul 15  Recycling trial aims to solve plastic bags problem

13 Jul 15  'Failed' NZ could be walking into trap at Paris climate summit

13 Jul 15  Businesses put brakes on climate action, says study

13 Jul 15  Groser off on climate-talking tour

8 Jul 15  Why our cuts will be an embarrassment in Paris

8 Jul 15  11% cut ... follow us down the path to catastrophe

8 Jul 15  We're still undecided on ETS, says minister

7 Jul 15  NZ sets post 2030 target

7 Jul 15  Is our target ambitious, or just spin?

7 Jul 15  We need a plan to get there, says business

6 Jul 15  Best brains tell the story ... but will the Government act?

6 Jul 15  Business eyes local climate coalition roundtable

6 Jul 15  We could still be a carbon leader, says trader

6 Jul 15  We should push climate case at UN, say Greens

29 Jun 15  Financial pain ahead, warn climate-conscious Kiwis

29 Jun 15  Forget the courts, we must get to the politicians

29 Jun 15  Submissions numbers baffle Beehive

29 Jun 15  ETS review remains on slow boil

15 Jun 15  Business lobby presses for realistic 'carbon pathway'

8 Jun 15  Leadership is what we need, say scientists

8 Jun 15  10,000 have their say on carbon emissions

8 Jun 15  Stranded assets not for us, declares minister

8 Jun 15  Drop free carbon credits, says environment chief

8 Jun 15  Lobby group wants think tank to set emissions target

8 Jun 15  Bonn talks take step forward - but it's only a small one

2 Jun 15  Treasury tells Government how to cut emissions

2 Jun 15  We're handing big emitters $160m in free credits

2 Jun 15  Our businesses don't get it, says new Greens leader

2 Jun 15  Health impacts being ignored, say doctors

25 May 15  Budget holds hint of carbon credit auctions

18 May 15  In the new war of the worlds, the old world is losing

18 May 15  Storm shows we haven't got the message, say weather experts

18 May 15  Where's the clean-tech economy talk, Mr Little?

18 May 15  Why lack of leadership breeds lack of concern

11 May 15  At last, Government reveals cost of gases reduction

7 May 15  Public voice to be heard on NZ's 2030 emissions target

4 May 15  Our best brains to take a look at climate change

28 Apr 15  Why we must remember our debt to the natural world

28 Apr 15  Apparently, we're going to slash thousands of tonnes of emissions by 2020

20 Apr 15  Govt tells world: Here's how we're going to cut emissions

20 Apr 15  NZ's fine on fossil-fuel subsidies, says Groser

20 Apr 15  Treasury COO to be new voice for the environment

13 Apr 15  We could be heading for a multi-billion-dollar carbon hangover

13 Apr 15  NZ city leaders lie low on new climate pact

7 Apr 15  NZ hangs back as countries commit to carbon cuts

7 Apr 15  New environment reporting to sidestep gases

7 Apr 15  How the US’s post-2020 climate target could fit into a global deal

7 Apr 15  Worth reading ...

7 Apr 15  Worth listening to ...

30 Mar 15  We're watching carbon prices, says Government

30 Mar 15  Australia well short of meeting emissions target

23 Mar 15  Fossil-fuel investment risk not on our radar, says Treasury

23 Mar 15  NZ slow to commit to Paris emissions deadline

9 Mar 15  Carbon measure puts us among worst in the world

2 Mar 15  Our market badly needs liquidity, says pioneer carbon trader

2 Mar 15  Govt vows to ask public about emissions target

2 Mar 15  Let's cut emissions, not worry about how

23 Feb 15  ETS nothing but 'words, fishhooks and traps,' says Palmer

23 Feb 15  Help our green businesses, pleads academic

23 Feb 15  Jobs v environment: the debate Queensland can end

16 Feb 15  Politicians sign cross-party climate change pact

16 Feb 15  Australia readies for first emissions auction

9 Feb 15  Nats' Waitangi promise: We'll talk to Maori about climate change

9 Feb 15  Climate debt grows as Australia messes about

2 Feb 15  Trading will be back, say Australian businesses

2 Feb 15  NZ investors ignore fossil fuel warning signs

2 Feb 15  Churches reject State's fossil fuel view

2 Feb 15  Carbon pricing the challenge for the future

27 Jan 15  Government stays quiet on emission trading plans

27 Jan 15  Climate-conscious Labour leader means business

15 Dec 14  English goes silent on carbon deficit costs

15 Dec 14  Climate expert: It's all smoke and mirrors, Mr Groser

8 Dec 14  We're facing a $3b carbon crisis ... and it could be worse

8 Dec 14  The country needs a carbon budget, says pressure group

8 Dec 14  Groser has a cunning plan (but he won't say what it is)

1 Dec 14  Labour vows to watch work and the new economy

1 Dec 14  Govt hopes Kyoto credits will cover emissions blow-out

1 Dec 14  Climate change health action urgent, say doctors

24 Nov 14  Govt slammed for weak climate fund contribution

24 Nov 14  Climate change too far down Labour's list

24 Nov 14  New shadow minister eyes climate change priorities

17 Nov 14  Expand climate portfolio, says Mahuta

3 Nov 14  Our emissions plan hopeless, says renowned academic

3 Nov 14  What the politicians said ...

3 Nov 14  Climate refugees? We'll think of something ...

28 Oct 14  Hunt for oil anchors Govt's environment plan

28 Oct 14  Emissions register has a new look

28 Oct 14  Trans-Pacific Partnership threatens green trade deal

20 Oct 14  Chile's new tax could open carbon doors for NZ

20 Oct 14  Rod Oram: Why I'm getting out of fossil fuels

13 Oct 14  Beehive stays silent on emissions target

6 Oct 14  QUIET! Climate-cautious Key sends message to ministers

6 Oct 14  Medicos inject themselves into climate debate

29 Sep 14  Memo John Key: Look Pacific leaders in the eye

29 Sep 14  Would a climate change treaty be enough?

29 Sep 14  Study will reveal our use of water

22 Sep 14  Scientists plead for cuts to ballooning fossil fuel emissions

22 Sep 14  Political parties fail to get the sustainability message through

22 Sep 14  If the PM doesn't worry about climate change, why should we?

22 Sep 14  Growth and greening now go together, says Stern study

16 Sep 14  It's simple ... either you believe, or you don't

16 Sep 14  Labour vows to build $100m clean-tech fund

8 Sep 14  Beehive buys fight with business climate crusader

8 Sep 14  NZ needs to be in China now, says carbon trader

8 Sep 14  Are we doing an America's Cup on new-tech, asks investor

8 Sep 14  We've got the world's lowest carbon prices

1 Sep 14  Labour vows to scrap emitters' one-for-two deal

1 Sep 14  NZ First backs iwi $600m carbon claim

1 Sep 14  Ten more years is too late, says Nobel winner

25 Aug 14  Labour vows to act on agriculture by 2016

25 Aug 14  COMMENT: Jeepers, John, you forgot the environment

25 Aug 14  Groser agrees to talk climate with Labour, Greens

18 Aug 14  Companies call for politicians to get serious about sustainability

18 Aug 14  Business needs to make climate change stand

18 Aug 14  Experts pinpoint what emissions cost economy

18 Aug 14  Ranking shows we are kind to the planet

18 Aug 14  The climate change world according to Piketty

11 Aug 14  Our leaders missing as world talks climate tactics

11 Aug 14  Greens have a tempting carbon tax idea

4 Aug 14  Economist rubbishes Govt's $500 power cost claim

4 Aug 14  WORTH WATCHING: New film shows up our sorry climate change story

4 Aug 14  Green economy key to change, says Labour

1 Aug 14  Foreign foresters might sue over ETS changes

1 Aug 14  Carbon axe will boost renewables, says Trustpower

1 Aug 14  Business begins to adopt the circular economy

25 Jul 14  Morgan makes a splash with private water report

25 Jul 14  We must learn to live with floods, says river expert

25 Jul 14  Shorten pleads for G20 to talk climate crisis

25 Jul 14  Greening needs workers, says UN labour chief

18 Jul 14  Businesses bounce back but still dragging the chain

18 Jul 14  Carbon tax repeal could leave businesses marooned

18 Jul 14  Study shows Australian emissions cuts were working

11 Jul 14  NZ joins international drive to free up trade in green goods

4 Jul 14  Keen, green Penang shows us how it's done

27 Jun 14  Morgan's water report damns official actions

27 Jun 14  Millionaire miner rocks Canberra carbon camp

27 Jun 14  Palmer position won't solve problem, says analyst

27 Jun 14  Australian Senate likely to pass carbon tax repeal

27 Jun 14  Market watchdog welcomes Palmer move

20 Jun 14  Maori act to mobilise carbon-conscious voters

13 Jun 14  Iwi bloc backs ETS to come out the winner

13 Jun 14  Abbott climate call gets cool reception here

13 Jun 14  Business-deal science under attack

13 Jun 14  Innovators plan a big shift for business

13 Jun 14  Australia's emissions fund could start short

13 Jun 14  The case for a carbon consumption tax

6 Jun 14  Let's get back to ETS basics, says Internet leader

6 Jun 14  Harre: Business seems to like us

6 Jun 14  Obama climate move seen as a game-changer

6 Jun 14  Why European carbon prices remain low

3 Jun 14  ETS more workable than carbon tax, says Labour

3 Jun 14  Greens: Climate change biggest issue world has faced

30 May 14  Angry iwi to file carbon prices Treaty claim

30 May 14  Big emitters join arbitrage action ... later

23 May 14  Foresters threaten to pull out of ETS

23 May 14  Government took easy option on forest credits

16 May 14  Maori unhappy about having to back carbon move

16 May 14  Surprise forest credits move sees market rise

16 May 14  Govt explains arbitrage actions

16 May 14  Offsets flow from China, Ukraine and Russia

16 May 14  Australia expects slow start with emissions fund

9 May 14  Early carbon auctions unlikely, says Government

9 May 14  Companies need disaster insurance, says expert

9 May 14  Canberra finds ways to implement emissions plan

2 May 14  Abbott's emission scheme seen as short-term fix

2 May 14  Australia explains how emissions plan will work

2 May 14  China's city smog might have a silver lining

24 Apr 14  So long Shane Jones, a man who got the message

17 Apr 14  Scientists question Ruataniwha hearing advice

17 Apr 14  National driving climate change, say Greens

17 Apr 14  We’re on the right track, says Groser

11 Apr 14  Politicians leading us on a path to catastrophe, warns former PM

11 Apr 14  Our emissions up ... thanks to cars and cows

4 Apr 14  ETS officials talking to Korea and Thailand

4 Apr 14  Profit comes before environment, says Act leader

28 Mar 14  Planners to put 100% Pure under the microscope

21 Mar 14  Carbon price breach of rights, says Maori leader

21 Mar 14  Australian Senate throws out carbon tax bill

21 Mar 14  Key talks environment in China

21 Mar 14  Climate scientists 3, economists 0

21 Mar 14  Our cities need attention, say planners

14 Mar 14  Cunliffe's vision shows green economy blindspot

14 Mar 14  Beehive still silent on demand to lift carbon prices

14 Mar 14  Key downgrades New York climate talks

14 Mar 14  Should climate deniers be brought to book?

7 Mar 14  Beehive stays silent on NZUs auctions

28 Feb 14  Is Beehive about to act on low carbon prices?

28 Feb 14  New ETS move aims to make clear origin of NZUs

28 Feb 14  Why Australia needs to increase emissions targets

28 Feb 14  Credibility key selling point for green economy

21 Feb 14  Big emitters cash in on free carbon credits

21 Feb 14  Angry Maori take carbon case to UN

21 Feb 14  Iwi ultimatum earns support of political parties

14 Feb 14  Maori ultimatum leaves Government unmoved

7 Feb 14  Angry Maori table $600,000 carbon ultimatum

7 Feb 14  Earth Law move perfect for us, says academic

7 Feb 14  Hang on, isn't carbon-happy China just making stuff for us?

7 Feb 14  Academic eyes ways to hold back flood waters

31 Jan 14  Think or swim ... that's our climate change choice

31 Jan 14  Time for a green revolution, says Norman

24 Jan 14  Climate paralysis risks our reputation, say Greens

24 Jan 14  The war on science: Why we should be very afraid

24 Jan 14  Pulp politics bring tension to Tasmania

20 Dec 13  Post-recession, we're becoming a nation of greener Kiwis

13 Dec 13  Govt sitting on millions worth of Kyoto units

13 Dec 13  Govt releases climate change commitment report

6 Dec 13  Restrictions on CERs and ERUs

6 Dec 13  Beehive seems set to block cheap foreign credits

6 Dec 13  Country on countdown to pricing environment

29 Nov 13  NZ none the wiser after rejecting refugee’s case

22 Nov 13  What Tim Groser told the world at Warsaw

22 Nov 13  Abbott fund has high price, says analyst

22 Nov 13  Melbourne expo might give us some answers

22 Nov 13  New-look Christchurch wins accolades at Warsaw

15 Nov 13  Welcome to the Bill and Gerry Climate Change Show ...

15 Nov 13  Our ministers ill-informed, says top scientist

15 Nov 13  Government plays loose with ETS facts

15 Nov 13  Warsaw the great test of will, say Greens

15 Nov 13  Emissions cuts vital, says carbon watchdog

8 Nov 13  Poland will be stepping stone, says Groser

8 Nov 13  New freshwater rules won't work, say scientists

8 Nov 13  Meet Kennedy Graham, green sheep of the family ... and a man business would be wise to watch

8 Nov 13  Young man in a hurry ... all the way to Warsaw

1 Nov 13  Doha decision forced hand on setting 5% emissions target, says Groser

1 Nov 13  Paper explains why public not consulted

1 Nov 13  Business must play major role, says minister

25 Oct 13  Papers reveal Treasury push for zero GHG target

25 Oct 13  Our GHG emissions on the way up ... not down

25 Oct 13  Parties stay quiet on 2015 carbon auctions

11 Oct 13  Labour again trying for foreign units limit

11 Oct 13  No nukes policy in line for world award

4 Oct 13  Rebel campaigner eyes NZ connection

4 Oct 13  IPCC report means no more excuses for NZ

13 Sep 13  Political parties back Palmer on RMA

13 Sep 13  Labour hopefuls and their green values

13 Sep 13  Start now, science chief tells businesses

6 Sep 13  Industry unhappy with forest credits move

6 Sep 13  We're talking ETS with Australia and Korea

6 Sep 13  Shane Jones: It's all about balance

30 Aug 13  Environment first, vows Labour contender

30 Aug 13  Is this the new Groser, asks academic

30 Aug 13  'I don't think I've ever driven a Kyoto Protocol ...'

23 Aug 13  Kyoto rules govern new emissions stand

23 Aug 13  Experts slam 5% emissions target

23 Aug 13  Tourism leaders stick with 100% Pure

23 Aug 13  Commissioner wants new laws for land

23 Aug 13  Lucky winners Get Off the Grass

16 Aug 13  Free market doesn't do it for us, say academics

16 Aug 13  NZ commits to 5% climate change target

16 Aug 13  Our Super funds back pollution, says WWF

16 Aug 13  Foresters opting out of ETS, says Labour

16 Aug 13  Climate change threatens ancient sites

9 Aug 13  Palmer: Why we must protect environment

9 Aug 13  Carbon budget essential, says council

9 Aug 13  Fund managers minding climate risks

2 Aug 13  NZ eyes move to natural capital cost

2 Aug 13  Climate action long overdue, says Labour

2 Aug 13  Watch reform bill, EDS warns councils

19 Jul 13  Milford Dart quiet on tunnel appeal

19 Jul 13  Nothing wrong with 1080, says environment watchdog

12 Jul 13  Business not doing job, says green analyst

5 Jul 13  We're woefully short on green facts, says report

5 Jul 13  Authority gets set to talk up EEZ

28 Jun 13  Rudd aims to redraw carbon reduction plans

28 Jun 13  Obama shows up NZ, say young greens

7 Jun 13  Scrap carbon price cap, OECD tells NZ

24 May 13  Govt banks on low, low carbon price

17 May 13  Emissions windfall drops … by millions

17 May 13  Free credit cash takes a cut

17 May 13  Yes, NZ is in the carbon trading club

17 May 13  Govt dumps funding for RMA services

17 May 13  Top scientist to look into the future

17 May 13  Fresh faces join Environment Court

10 May 13  Have we joined the carbon power brokers?

26 Apr 13  Worries deepen over future of ETS

19 Apr 13  NZ increases emissions ... by a lot

19 Apr 13  New law protects EEZ, says minister

12 Apr 13  Carbon returns build to June cut-off

12 Apr 13  Ministry studies carry-over submissions

12 Apr 13  How do YOU see the carbon market?

5 Apr 13  Ratepayers foot the bill, say local authorities

5 Apr 13  EDS claims RMA information is flawed

5 Apr 13  Casualties could be trees, says board

5 Apr 13  How do YOU see the carbon market?

28 Mar 13  Lobbyist wants help to fight RMA changes

22 Mar 13  Kyoto submissions about to close

15 Mar 13  ASA mulls over 100% Pure complaint

8 Mar 13  '100% Pure Kiwi lad' challenges brand claims

8 Mar 13  Govt wants to hold carry-over units

1 Mar 13  Beehive watchdog slams RMA proposals

1 Mar 13  We're making RMA easier, says minister

1 Feb 13  Refugees? Don't ask us, says Government

1 Feb 13  Officials sort out Kyoto withdrawal

1 Feb 13  Government mulls over binding target

18 Jan 13  Groser goes green in Berlin

14 Dec 12  NZ carbon stand wrong, says Kyoto expert

14 Dec 12  Govt takes 'hard look' at green economy

7 Dec 12  Why changing the system has dangers

7 Dec 12  We're staunch, junior minister tells world

7 Dec 12  RMA changes put money first, says watchdog

30 Nov 12  NZ will end up just a slogan, Greens warn

23 Nov 12  Time running out for ERUs submissions

23 Nov 12  Greens accuse Nats of breaking promises

23 Nov 12  Pollution really, really scary, say our kids

16 Nov 12  We've got it wrong, says market expert

16 Nov 12  Boost regional bio-industry, says report

16 Nov 12  Stern: NZ a land of opportunity

16 Nov 12  We'd sign with Kyoto, promises Labour

16 Nov 12  Joyce denies environment comment

9 Nov 12  Bill dumps agriculture on backburner

9 Nov 12  National MP questions the science

2 Nov 12  Forget today, think carbon 30 years out

26 Oct 12  ETS changes get through House ... just

26 Oct 12  Price flop not a good look, admits Smith

26 Oct 12  Maori vow to fight for ETS rights

26 Oct 12  ETS protesters bring out the chainsaws

19 Oct 12  Govt has numbers to pass ETS changes

19 Oct 12  Groser: We'll check out status of units

19 Oct 12  ETS 'disappointing and costly' decision

19 Oct 12  A case of too many CERs

12 Oct 12  Survey shows how much we care about environment

5 Oct 12  ETS changes go under scrutiny

5 Oct 12  Dick Smith’s recipe for a fantastic future without perpetual economic growth

28 Sep 12  Think carrot ... not stick

21 Sep 12  Maori leaders want cheap credits blocked

21 Sep 12  Foresters feel credits call, says Labour

14 Sep 12  Prices fall...and set to go lower

14 Sep 12  Put that in writing, minister, says council head

14 Sep 12  Committee begins to wade through ETS ideas

14 Sep 12  ETS submission: Changes a costly mistake

14 Sep 12  ETS submission: Make car tests mandatory

14 Sep 12  ETS submission: Get real on power line trees

14 Sep 12  ETS submission: Clarify forest ownership

14 Sep 12  Businesses in north soak up ETS costs

31 Aug 12  Work goes on to link Tasman trading schemes

24 Aug 12  Public split as ETS changes face scrutiny

24 Aug 12  Most believe green is good for jobs

24 Aug 12  It's about balance, says science chief

24 Aug 12  Let's all be like Taranaki, says Joyce

17 Aug 12  Most Kiwis back a green revolution

10 Aug 12  People want more action on climate change

3 Aug 12  Survey shows more New Zealanders go cool on climate change issues

3 Aug 12  Academic diagnoses climate change fatigue

3 Aug 12  Business execs taking it seriously

3 Aug 12  ETS impact report out today

27 Jul 12  Dick Smith jolts Murdoch media

13 Jul 12  Papers show support for credits cut

13 Jul 12  Minister's maths way out, says council

13 Jul 12  Huntly key to free credit allocations

6 Jul 12  Major ETS change looks like payoff to Act

6 Jul 12  Labour vows to protect carbon price

29 Jun 12  ETS overhaul begins to take shape

22 Jun 12  Minister claims oceans victory at Rio

15 Jun 12  Travel leaders call for sustainability

25 May 12  ETS cash cow has lost its moo

25 May 12  Budget cuts climate spending

25 May 12  Forget Australia, says business lobby

18 May 12  Last-minute submissions flood ministry

11 May 12  NZ wants new deal for carbon markets

11 May 12  China will show the way, says think-tank

11 May 12  Time running out for ETS submissions

27 Apr 12  NZ eyes regional common carbon market

27 Apr 12  Govt stands back from new-world calls

27 Apr 12  ETS consultation rolls to a stop

20 Apr 12  Prices force rethink on carbon books

13 Apr 12  Labour backs calls for a new world

13 Apr 12  Why we must have an emissions target

13 Apr 12  We can't go on like this, says think tank

13 Apr 12  Greens predict urban sprawl, congestion

11 Apr 12  Government airs ETS changes

11 Apr 12  Govt wants hold on international credits

30 Mar 12  Worried scientists push for global action

30 Mar 12  Greenhouse group shuts doors

23 Mar 12  Our focus wrong, says think-tank head

16 Mar 12  Shearer pushes green economy vision

9 Mar 12  Govt will slow ETS

9 Mar 12  NZ will target fossil fuels at Rio

10 Feb 12  Green economy only way for Shearer

10 Feb 12  Labour likes ETS ... if it works

10 Feb 12  We need new water system, says academic

3 Feb 12  Govt might block overseas credits

3 Feb 12  Officials back slow-down of ETS

27 Jan 12  Minister puts plans for environment

16 Dec 11  Poor prices will hurt government income

16 Dec 11  Smith (and climate change) down the track

9 Dec 11  Groser looks for more ETS partners

25 Nov 11  Business brains want Beehive to come clean

18 Nov 11  ETS here to stay, vows Groser

18 Nov 11  Environment: Where the minor parties stand

18 Nov 11  Kauri might hold clues to climate secrets

11 Nov 11  Key admits our rivers in trouble

11 Nov 11  Unhappy exporters voice ETS fears

11 Nov 11  NZ doctors 'asleep at the wheel'

4 Nov 11  Environment key poll issue, says Labour

4 Nov 11  Chauvel lists flaws in ETS review

4 Nov 11  New party pushes green business

28 Oct 11  Temper economic growth, says scientist

28 Oct 11  Scientists call for emissions audits

28 Oct 11  Industrial gas submissions close soon

21 Oct 11  Offshore mining ... what do you think?

14 Oct 11  Somehow, we've got a carbon surplus

7 Oct 11  Gas credits ban might catch some emitters

7 Oct 11  Change a challenge, says pioneer professor

7 Oct 11  Eco question: What price our environment?

23 Sep 11  Business wants green growth answers

23 Sep 11  Green jobs galore, promises Norman

23 Sep 11  Green group's hands tied, says watchdog

16 Sep 11  That's it ... till after the election

16 Sep 11  Carbon progress ... early start, late arrival

16 Sep 11  ETS review: We've been heard, say farmers

16 Sep 11  ETS review: Messages mixed, says Labour

16 Sep 11  ETS review: Weak scheme gets weaker

16 Sep 11  ETS review: Act stands for abolition

16 Sep 11  ETS review: Where are emissions reductions?

16 Sep 11  ETS review: Slow is best for business

16 Sep 11  ETS review: Farm costs worry Fonterra

16 Sep 11  ETS review: Check facts, Government told

16 Sep 11  ETS review: Costs will increase, says coalition

9 Sep 11  Well done New Zealand, says Europe

9 Sep 11  Greens push for Pacific climate action

2 Sep 11  Green only way, says EU climate chief

2 Sep 11  Doctor fears climate treaty challenge

2 Sep 11  Sound science the key, say academics

26 Aug 11  New Zealanders right behind sustainability

19 Aug 11  Environment reporting: What do you think?

12 Aug 11  Callaghan: We need schemes, not dreams

12 Aug 11  Survey shows we fret over climate costs

5 Aug 11  Heating scheme reaches more homes

5 Aug 11  Air quality record improves

1 Aug 11  Major changes unlikely, says ETS review head

1 Aug 11  ETS review extended in wake of Aussie plan

1 Aug 11  Business sings new tune on ETS

29 Jul 11  Beware of Australian ETS, says report

29 Jul 11  Auckland talks make a little progress

29 Jul 11  One-for-two deal must stay, says coalition

22 Jul 11  Climate deal-makers head for Auckland

22 Jul 11  Youth group makes zero-carbon stand

15 Jul 11  ETS review findings linger with minister

15 Jul 11  Future leaders give their vision of NZ

15 Jul 11  Are we keeping up, asks energy expert

8 Jul 11  Group to eye benefits of green brand

8 Jul 11  COMMENT: Government misses Pure Advantage

8 Jul 11  NZ needs oceans plan, says NIWA chief

1 Jul 11  ETS review team hands over report

1 Jul 11  New enviro watchdog to run ETS

17 Jun 11  WWF calls for countries to act on carbon

10 Jun 11  Climate fighter has a big job for NZ

10 Jun 11  What James Hansen told the Prime Minister ...

3 Jun 11  Taxpayers face Kyoto bill worth billions

3 Jun 11  Carbon tax soon, say Aussie Greens

3 Jun 11  NZ attitudes concern climate cameraman

27 May 11  Caygill committee might miss deadline

20 May 11  Government eyes fewer NZU allocations

20 May 11  Budget sets aside $1.6m for ETS reviews

20 May 11  Project to study our footprint on the world

13 May 11  Business on right track, says Hansen

13 May 11  Australia's carbon future taking shape

13 May 11  Government backs waterways clean-up

6 May 11  Climate whistleblower to front big business

6 May 11  Labour wants teeth for EPA

29 Apr 11  Don't delay agriculture, says world body

29 Apr 11  Caygill crew on target to produce report

29 Apr 11  Meet Don Brash .. climate sceptic

29 Apr 11  We need green tax reform, says Norman

21 Apr 11  ETS stays no matter what, says Groser

21 Apr 11  Politics not way to beat climate change

21 Apr 11  Country expects to hit Kyoto targets

21 Apr 11  Animal emissions appear to be lower

21 Apr 11  NZ fish species suffers in warmer seas

15 Apr 11  Environment champion sees ETS loophole

1 Apr 11  UK generators face huge carbon price

1 Apr 11  Synthetics answer might lie outside ETS

1 Apr 11  What the IEA thinks of our ETS

1 Apr 11  Government sets 50 by 50 emissions target

1 Apr 11  Greens: Emissions target is green-washing

1 Apr 11  Emissions target inadequate, says WWF

25 Mar 11  How Europe found other ways to cut emissions

25 Mar 11  Greens push for a green Christchurch

11 Mar 11  ETS PAPER 1: Businesses feel the costs

11 Mar 11  ETS PAPER 2: World situation unclear

11 Mar 11  Business lobby group tries to set the tone

11 Mar 11  Garnaut: Climate change risks greater

4 Mar 11  UK expert to talk with ETS review group

25 Feb 11  Labour: It's the same old story

11 Feb 11  Emissions target proposal seen as a trick

11 Feb 11  ETS group looks at oral submissions

11 Feb 11  Engineers warn of infrastructure chaos

4 Feb 11  Weather chaos just the start, warn scientists

4 Feb 11  Action group gives nod to Green Growth move

4 Feb 11  Caygill team gets down to business

4 Feb 11  Garnaut backs fixed carbon price

4 Feb 11  Smith calls for carbon reduction submissions

4 Feb 11  EDS wants new way to manage our oceans

21 Jan 11  Caygill committee eyes start next month

21 Jan 11  Study reveals history of southern ice melts

23 Dec 10  Review rules out some ETS challenges

23 Dec 10  Public might not appear before panel

23 Dec 10  Farmers renew call to keep agriculture out

17 Dec 10  Clean-tech strategists will go it alone

17 Dec 10  ETS review terms out soon

17 Dec 10  CANCUN: Significant step forward

17 Dec 10  CANCUN: A clearer picture is emerging

17 Dec 10  CANCUN: What the scientists are saying

10 Dec 10  CANCUN: We're committed, says Smith

10 Dec 10  CANCUN: We're fooling nobody, says Chauvel

10 Dec 10  Nats refuse to commit at Cancun, say Greens

3 Dec 10  We must change our thinking, says think tank

3 Dec 10  ETS should be suspended, says NZ First

3 Dec 10  Act now or face more droughts, warn Greens

3 Dec 10  Cancun should show up our ETS, says ACT

26 Nov 10  We've got politicians thinking, say Greens

19 Nov 10  Public begins to question free carbon credits

12 Nov 10  How would YOU answer Suzuki's five questions for NZ?

12 Nov 10  Well, look who's talking sustainability ...

12 Nov 10  Groser leads NZ to exclusive Washington forum

5 Nov 10  NZ lends helping hand with Australian ETS

5 Nov 10  Mexico our latest clean-tech partner

29 Oct 10  NZ will talk up markets and forestry at Cancun

29 Oct 10  We seem to have got ETS right, says Smith

29 Oct 10  Frankly speaking - Groser addresses Brazil conference

15 Oct 10  Lawyers shoot down ETS secrecy clause

8 Oct 10  Environment the key, says migrant survey

1 Oct 10  Poor leadership means NZ's a climate change flop

1 Oct 10  ETS changes leave Kiwis with $820m Kyoto bill

24 Sep 10  Mayoral hopefuls quiet on eco-city proposals

17 Sep 10  Clean-tech lobbyists get ear of Lord Stern

17 Sep 10  We're about to get the word on water

10 Sep 10  Stern: It's out there if you want it

3 Sep 10  Stern brings country chance to listen and learn

20 Aug 10  Journals not court is place for scientific debate - experts

20 Aug 10  Climate Science Coalition criticises Science Media Centre

20 Aug 10  High Court asked to invalidate NIWA’s official NZ temperature record

13 Aug 10  Boardroom doesn't get it, says climate talks chief

13 Aug 10  Kiwi ETS wins minister a rare bouquet

13 Aug 10  What Nick Smith said to transtasman business leaders

13 Aug 10  Tasman challenge: Cut emissions by 15 per cent

16 Jul 10  Business leaders put muscle behind clean tech

16 Jul 10  Rain and recession cut our pollution figures

2 Jul 10  ETS free credits wrong, says watchdog

2 Jul 10  We're doing our fair share, says Smith

25 Jun 10  Climate change key issue for new Australian leader

25 Jun 10  Carbon tax might be the way, says Labour

25 Jun 10  Minister happy to talk to anyone ... or no one

18 Jun 10  NZ climate man gets key Kyoto job

11 Jun 10  ETS rules out soon for two more industries

11 Jun 10  Changes needed to air quality standard, says Smith

4 Jun 10  MAF issues several new ETS guides for forestry and agriculture

21 May 10  BUDGET 2010: Billion set aside to kickstart ETS

21 May 10  Ministry pushes to meet allocations deadline

21 May 10  NZ on right road with ETS, says negotiator

14 May 10  Minister's credit allocation powers remain on hold

14 May 10  Business group wants right to use hot-air AAUs

30 Apr 10  Business lobby gives up on ETS demands

23 Apr 10  Markit chief slams Kiwis' lack of carbon nous

16 Apr 10  EXCLUSIVE: Business lobby eyes big role in ETS review

16 Apr 10  What the emitters and minister are writing to each other

16 Apr 10  Drought and slump trim our gas emissions

1 Apr 10  Govt stays silent over future of ETS

1 Apr 10  Kiwis sticking to green values, despite recession

12 Mar 10  ETS first step will push inflation, says bank

5 Mar 10  Government (slowly) gets green-tech message

5 Mar 10  Clean-tech: One day we won't give it a thought

5 Mar 10  Beehive still working through carbon free list

26 Feb 10  Others dither, but NZ certain about ETS

12 Feb 10  Key carbon credits submissions close today

12 Feb 10  Clean-tech pressure group selling its message

12 Feb 10  New Zealand scientist helps develop new climate scenarios

12 Feb 10  Does the IPCC need fixing?

5 Feb 10  NZ ready to commit to Copenhagen Accord

29 Jan 10  No submissions as allocations deadline looms

29 Jan 10  Blame weak ETS on big business, says Fitzsimons

22 Jan 10  Government goes quiet on clean-tech action plea

18 Dec 09  Treasury gave thumbs down to ETS intensity-based scheme

18 Dec 09  Countries suspicious of verification checks

4 Dec 09  NZ does quick ETS rules patch-up after Aussie collapse

27 Nov 09  Businesses to have say in allocation rules

23 Nov 09  Maori win ETS voice ... and trip to Copenhagen

23 Nov 09  Opposition gets ready to mount counter-offensive

23 Nov 09  Smith: Agreement enables progress on climate change

23 Nov 09  Labour: A 'quick and dirty deal'

23 Nov 09  Greens: Deal will cost everyone

23 Nov 09  ETS changes mean tomorrow's NZers will pay 84 per cent of Kyoto costs, says council

20 Nov 09  Maori quiet on ETS small print till Monday

20 Nov 09  Time for a cup of tea, says veteran Nat

16 Nov 09  Next steps will depend on Maori Party bottom line

16 Nov 09  Oops! Treasury sums wrong by $50 billion

16 Nov 09  ETS debate might still be a week away

16 Nov 09  Dejected dairy giant plans next ETS move

16 Nov 09  Harmonisation not the way, says expert

16 Nov 09  National foolish in slavishly following Australia, says Chauvel

13 Nov 09  Error sends cost of ETS changes skyrocketing

13 Nov 09  Vote deadlocked as ETS bill returns to House

13 Nov 09  Divided Maori Party likely to toe the line on ETS

6 Nov 09  ETS politics frustrating, says business chief

6 Nov 09  We can meet deadline, says ETS committee

30 Oct 09  Bill sets dangerous precedent, says law expert

30 Oct 09  Foss committee has tight deadlines

23 Oct 09  $209 MILLION A YEAR - that's what we'll pay to protect Rio Tinto, says analyst

23 Oct 09  Hide hacks at ETS policy management – tied bill voting more likely

23 Oct 09  Legal tangle awaits amended climate bill

23 Oct 09  Turia confirms big iwi leading Maori Party ETS policy

23 Oct 09  Chauvel to energy leaders: ETS changes too generous to last

23 Oct 09  ETS committee grants more time

16 Oct 09  Committee vote-tie could send ETS bill back with no changes

16 Oct 09  Business blasts rushed changes to ETS

16 Oct 09  Taxpayers face hefty bill from ETS subsidies, says business council

16 Oct 09  'Unique' sustainability role under study

15 Oct 09  Protests force slowdown on full-speed-ahead ETS

15 Oct 09  ETS changes being rammed through, says angry Act

15 Oct 09  Business lobby group gets a night appointment

15 Oct 09  Thanks, but no thanks, says Greenpeace

15 Oct 09  NEWS ALERT: Move to hear all oral submissions in ETS bill today

15 Oct 09  Who Foss wants to hear on the ETS today

15 Oct 09  No choice but to accept timeline, say Greens

9 Oct 09  Papers show initial ETS costs as high as $500m

9 Oct 09  Cabinet paper reveals possible major policy shock for forestry

9 Oct 09  Cabinet buys a piece of string on cost of new ETS subsidies

9 Oct 09  Was National pretending to deal with Labour?

9 Oct 09  Did Govt cut Maori deal without officials' advice?

9 Oct 09  Halve our GHG emissions, say doctors

9 Oct 09  Deadline looms with committee silent on rules

23 Sep 09  Labour grizzles as ETS changes go through House

23 Sep 09  Back our bill, pleads 'proud' climate minister

23 Sep 09  Emissions action can create millions of jobs, says report

18 Sep 09  No-deals Nats would have gone for a carbon tax

18 Sep 09  Doors might shut on public opinion of ETS deal

18 Sep 09  Labour releases ETS breakdown papers

14 Sep 09  Shock of ETS announcement destroys prospect of policy certainty

14 Sep 09  Farmers could have gained millions in secret deal proposed by Labour

14 Sep 09  EXCLUSIVE - The "Dear Lucy" deal e-mail from Labour to National

14 Sep 09  Press conference audio: Maori will now approve any Labour suggested changes

14 Sep 09  What the Government says will happen

11 Sep 09  Confident Labour sits in ETS driving seat

11 Sep 09  Personal trading not for us, say Greens

4 Sep 09  EXCLUSIVE: Here's a way out of ETS impasse

4 Sep 09  Why not create our own market, asks carbon trader

31 Aug 09  All sectors, all gases the way to go, says ETS report

31 Aug 09  National's best ETS bet is deal with Labour

31 Aug 09  Report lists 34 ways to shape our carbon future

31 Aug 09  Dunne: A middle road through complex issues

31 Aug 09  Business: Review leaves huge issues up in the air

31 Aug 09  National: We'll continue talks with all parties

31 Aug 09  Labour: Big chance for a meaningful ETS

31 Aug 09  Farmers: Report is a loaded gun at our heads

31 Aug 09  Read the full ETS review report here ...

28 Aug 09  EXCLUSIVE: Business says no to carbon trade hobbles

28 Aug 09  Speculation rife as ETS report faces new delay

28 Aug 09  Smith cautious on methane in ETS, bi-party deal

21 Aug 09  ETS review body to report next week

21 Aug 09  ETS deal hangs on Key's response to Goff

21 Aug 09  Smith hopes ETS will please everyone

14 Aug 09  Agriculture bogs down bipartisan ETS deal

14 Aug 09  Business warns extra assistance to emitters could equal another round of tax cuts

14 Aug 09  Groser and Greenpeace at odds on Bonn reception

10 Aug 09  NZ sets 10-20% emissions target ... with big ifs

10 Aug 09  ANALYSIS: Now it comes down to the ETS deal for agriculture

10 Aug 09  We'll have to do more, say academics

10 Aug 09  Where NZ stands in the world of emissions cuts

10 Aug 09  BUSINESS LEADERS: Target will have to rise later

10 Aug 09  BUSINESS NZ: Emissions target sensible

10 Aug 09  GREENS: Target weakens New Zealand’s prospects

10 Aug 09  GREENPEACE: Target will not go down well with world

10 Aug 09  OXFAM: Target shows NZ does not care

10 Aug 09  ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE SOCIETY: A day of shame

7 Aug 09  Pacific nations call for drastic carbon cuts

7 Aug 09  ETS unsettled as NZ packs for Bonn talks

31 Jul 09  Emissions target to be set next week

31 Jul 09  ETS in place by December, says Smith

24 Jul 09  Government misreading public mood for free ride for agriculture?

24 Jul 09  Unique online consulation confirms multi-party deal desire

17 Jul 09  Power companies in by 2011, expert picks

14 Jul 09  Maori Party might support Nats' ETS changes

14 Jul 09  Maori want more reasearch on emissions impact

14 Jul 09  Reluctant farmers ready to set reduction target

10 Jul 09  Good progress on emission target consultation

10 Jul 09  ANALYSIS: And in the red corner ...

10 Jul 09  It's a passion, says young climate ambassador

7 Jul 09  Big guns open up on 2020 emissions target

7 Jul 09  ETS review body sets meeting date

7 Jul 09  NZ climate deniers wed US counterpart

3 Jul 09  Split targets on agenda of Nats-Labour ETS talks

3 Jul 09  Government won't talk about stationary energy

3 Jul 09  ETS committee sifts through last reports

30 Jun 09  Greens push split-emissions cuts targets

30 Jun 09  Energy sector wants firm emissions targets now

30 Jun 09  Farmers deserve reward, not tax, says scientist

26 Jun 09  Industry counts cost of government's ETS delay

26 Jun 09  Labour: Government had enough time

26 Jun 09  Parties stay quiet on ETS cooperation deal

23 Jun 09  Greens fear impact of Ukraine connection

23 Jun 09  ETS review body on hold for key report

23 Jun 09  Top UK scientist here to see NZ toes the line

23 Jun 09  Groser seeks progress on climate agreement

23 Jun 09  Actor joins Greenpeace to document Pacific climate impacts

23 Jun 09  Climate lobby wants longer ETS review

19 Jun 09  Dunne: ETS report might be July or August ... or later

19 Jun 09  Greens get in on the act with ETS talks

19 Jun 09  Report doesn't do us justice, says forest chief

19 Jun 09  Brussels tries to charm NZ into action on ETS

16 Jun 09  Publisher pushes NZ climate connection

9 Jun 09  Carbon certifiers tense as competition grows

5 Jun 09  We need an environment watchdog, says society

2 Jun 09  Govt delays setting emissions target again, says Greenpeace

29 May 09  Budget fund boost for ETS another sign it will stay

29 May 09  Climate change outburst embarrasses Act

29 May 09  Act must back ETS, says forest owner

29 May 09  $470 million NZ Units spend in the next year

26 May 09  Business amoral on climate change, says Morgan

26 May 09  Academic slams our lack of climate research

26 May 09  Business group's climate change voice remains hushed

26 May 09  Our ETS already up and running, says law firm

22 May 09  Smith delivers significant pro-ETS policy steer

22 May 09  New book, new challenge to climate change

15 May 09  GREENS 1: New Deal creates 42,000 jobs

15 May 09  GREENS 2: 6000 state houses, planting waterways

15 May 09  GREENS 3: Business leaders welcome package

15 May 09  Forum voices opposition to ETS

12 May 09  Coal’s idea for tiny tax and trees given solid debunking

12 May 09  Emissions trading wrong route, say AA members

8 May 09  Solid Energy pushes new 'tax and plant' emissions strategy

8 May 09  Aussie officials to visit amid calls to end NZ policy 'chaos'

5 May 09  We still want to harmonise, says Smith

5 May 09  Ngai Tahu faces bill of millions in clawbacks

5 May 09  US climate deniers push views of Kiwi academic

5 May 09  Business leaders: emissions trading policy delays causing major investment blight

1 May 09  Smith still quiet on Labour ETS offer

28 Apr 09  Minister delays release of ETS risk report

28 Apr 09  NZ scientists: We're being gagged

28 Apr 09  Labour expects ETS answer this week

21 Apr 09  Climate deal fraught with problems, says EU envoy

21 Apr 09  Wellington shelves 'green capital' plans

14 Apr 09  Most Kiwis want climate deal at Copenhagen

14 Apr 09  Foresters get carbon credits ... but what now?

14 Apr 09  Uncertainty keeps NZUs volatile, says trader

7 Apr 09  Labour: We're ready to start work on joint ETS

7 Apr 09  NZ Steel seeks suspension of ETS

3 Apr 09  Dunne: With Labour, we'll reach ETS agreement

3 Apr 09  US cap-and-trade bill may pose problems for NZ large emitters

3 Apr 09  NZUs allocation clear sign of future ETS plans

3 Apr 09  Banks add climate clause to new loan agreements

3 Apr 09  Business leaders welcome multi-party deal talks on ETS

31 Mar 09  NZ carbon price cap backward step, says trader

31 Mar 09  No hurry on methane emissions, says Groser

27 Mar 09  National-Labour-Green deal possible on ETS

27 Mar 09  Energy leader backs cross-party action on ETS

27 Mar 09  Insurers work through climate disasters liability

24 Mar 09  Harmonising Tasman emissions schemes could mean massive losses

24 Mar 09  NZ business leaders slow on carbon market uptake

20 Mar 09  Australia move could cut agriculture from ETS

20 Mar 09  ETS select committee starts hearing views

17 Mar 09  Capital acts to reduce carbon footprint

13 Mar 09  Govt setting bad example, says UN award winner

13 Mar 09  Select committee has a chance to get it right

13 Mar 09  Chauvel: Forget Australia and get on with our ETS

10 Mar 09  Good week for the Roundtable

6 Mar 09  Smith calls for new report on cost of ETS

6 Mar 09  Include biochar in ETS, urges top scientist

6 Mar 09  ETS delay hampers lake protection moves

3 Mar 09  Key Business NZ manager now minister's ETS kingpin

3 Mar 09  CTU pushes for environment and social projects

27 Feb 09  Business group to push for interim green tax

27 Feb 09  Roundtable lines up Lomborg for second tour

24 Feb 09  NZUs market needs more industries, say foresters

24 Feb 09  TZ1 signs up another scheme

20 Feb 09  Carter confirms ETS is the way to go

20 Feb 09  Green ideology gets blame for tragic bushfires

17 Feb 09  Our carbon bill set to pass $600 million mark

13 Feb 09  Capital might dump expensive green recycling bins

10 Feb 09  Top polar scientists turn eyes on Antarctica

23 Jan 09  Mighty River chief takes on carbon management

23 Jan 09  ETS review submissions start to flow

20 Jan 09  Cheaper carbon is the up-side of the downturn

20 Jan 09  Nats' ETS opinions don't worry me, says Hide

16 Jan 09  No takers with emissions trading review a month away

16 Jan 09  Solid Energy: NZIER report all we funded

19 Dec 08  ETS select committee opens for business

19 Dec 08  No suspension of ETS - what the PM said

18 Dec 08  PM indicates ETS law will not be suspended during review

16 Dec 08  Dunne to bar time-wasters from ETS review hearings

12 Dec 08  National will have an ETS, says Brownlee

12 Dec 08  Environmental sustainability key issue, say advisers

12 Dec 08  Harawira tries again to link treaty and ETS

9 Dec 08  ETS review committee announced

9 Dec 08  Smith: we want consensus on climate change

9 Dec 08  Chauvel: Hide failed to show for the last select committee

9 Dec 08  Dunne at the helm: We need an ETS quickly

9 Dec 08  Buck: Forget ETS review, we're nearly out of time

5 Dec 08  Emissions scheme 'sound', but Treasury issues warning

5 Dec 08  We should put a price on water, says Treasury

2 Dec 08  District council factors in 10% cost of ETS

28 Nov 08  Anxious EMA wants to meet ministers on ETS review

28 Nov 08  Act's climate change questions damaging, says professor

28 Nov 08  Govt mum on position for Poznan

25 Nov 08  Oil companies hail move to look at carbon tax

25 Nov 08  Listener criticises government's ETS move

21 Nov 08  We're now a joke in Europe, says carbon trader

21 Nov 08  Hold on to your carbon credits, experts advise

21 Nov 08  NZ businesses told: Get used to it, carbon rules

18 Nov 08  EXCLUSIVE: Carbon market leader shelves NZ plans

18 Nov 08  NZUs 'dead' as carbon market struggles with confusion

18 Nov 08  Nats' ETS position changes from promise to preference

18 Nov 08  Big Three power companies silent on changes

14 Nov 08  ETS uncertainty worries geothermal developers

11 Nov 08  Hide stands firm: ETS should be scrapped

11 Nov 08  Ditch ETS and we're in big trouble, say business bosses

11 Nov 08  Time for another look at carbon tax, say farmers

11 Nov 08  O'Reilly questions future of leadership forum

11 Nov 08  ANALYSIS: Clark could follow in Blair's footsteps

7 Nov 08  Labour eyes nation-wide electric-car charging network

7 Nov 08  Fisheries TAG in the wings as others wind down

7 Nov 08  UK wants carbon assessment standard to go world-wide

4 Nov 08  Ecology group slams Key's call for more growth

31 Oct 08  Forum leaders keen to keep on being heard

31 Oct 08  Australian ETS not enough, says leading scientist

28 Oct 08  Look to your triple bottom line, say fund-keepers

24 Oct 08  Now is the time to get out of Kyoto, says Hide

21 Oct 08  WANTED: 10,000 rich investors to boost our country

21 Oct 08  Nats promise electricity-first ETS by 2010

21 Oct 08  Parker: Nats won't, but we'll answer the questions

17 Oct 08  Nats and climate change: The unanswered questions

17 Oct 08  Nat's insulation snub huge setback, says health expert

17 Oct 08  National-Maori coalition raises major issues over fate of ETS

14 Oct 08  Govt releases rules for emissions reporting

14 Oct 08  No carbon cap leaves NZ wide open, says coalition

7 Oct 08  No need for panic-buying, Smith tells businesses

30 Sep 08  Garnaut to tell Aussies how life will be in Carbonland

26 Sep 08  EXCLUSIVE: It's official, we're losing climate change battle

23 Sep 08  Patagonia talks paved way for Poznan, says Parker

19 Sep 08  Our ETS action outstrips nuclear stand, says international expert

16 Sep 08  ETS becomes law on Friday

16 Sep 08  NZ key player at Patagonia climate change talks

12 Sep 08  Don't wait for Nats' ETS, businesses told

12 Sep 08  ETS befuddles business community, poll shows

12 Sep 08  Garrett: Don't tinker with your new ETS law

11 Sep 08  Parliament passes emissions scheme into law

11 Sep 08  Businesses, wake up and smell the carbon

11 Sep 08  New world of emissions - what happens and when

11 Sep 08  ETS leaves treaty settlements in doubt, says Harawira

11 Sep 08  REACTION: Good work on ETS, now get on with it, says business council

9 Sep 08  Parker hails party leaders for 'great victory' on climate change bill

9 Sep 08  National promises ETS by 2010 - but fails to answer question on cap

5 Sep 08  Labour wants to switch climate change focus to making money

5 Sep 08  Garnaut delivers carbon targets today

5 Sep 08  Iwi leaders doubt ETS forest land dispute will spread

5 Sep 08  Tribal group challenges Parker's ETS support claim

5 Sep 08  National’s ETS changes: devilish cost in the detail

5 Sep 08  Rare glimpse of National's post-election ETS policy detail

5 Sep 08  Dunne's eggs crack

2 Sep 08  Last-minute Ngai Tahu treaty claim unlikely to stall ETS

2 Sep 08  Fishing industry questions new ETS free-units allocation

29 Aug 08  Parliament to have power over free credits

29 Aug 08  Emissions scheme passes second reading

29 Aug 08  ETS agreement blocks trade in 'black' hot-air credits

29 Aug 08  Big businesses might flee NZ, warn heavy emitters

29 Aug 08  Council sees reluctance to accept change to water usage system

29 Aug 08  ETS DEALS: What the Greens and NZ First got changed

27 Aug 08  BREAKING NEWS: ETS bill has the numbers

26 Aug 08  ETS ball now in Winston's court

26 Aug 08  Greens will support the ETS

26 Aug 08  Green Party statement

26 Aug 08  REACTION: Greenpeace welcomes Greens' decision

26 Aug 08  Heavy emitters stand to lose credits under deal with Greens

26 Aug 08  Queenstown man heads for court to try to block ETS

22 Aug 08  ETS CRUNCH TIME: Shaky, but Greens pact might swing the deal

22 Aug 08  Pass the ETS, greens, unions and business tell politicians

22 Aug 08  Extra sitting time will give time for ETS bill to be passed

22 Aug 08  English outlines National's climate-change policies

19 Aug 08  NZ might have to take Pacific climate-change refugees

19 Aug 08  National’s energy policy hooks the fishing crowd

15 Aug 08  We'll have an ETS in nine months, vows National

15 Aug 08  Key’s energy message: We’ll give you all the electricity you need

15 Aug 08  ANALYSIS: Nats' policy shop - an open back door?

15 Aug 08  ETS equals economic upheaval, say heavy emitters

12 Aug 08  NZ in the box seat on emissions trading, says economist

8 Aug 08  NZ carbon register tests world-wide connections

5 Aug 08  Time getting tight for Government's ETS bill

1 Aug 08  BP: What it says over there - and here

29 Jul 08  BREAKING NEWS: Government calls for tough CDM regime

29 Jul 08  NZ ranks high among countries at least risk from climate change

22 Jul 08  Public wants help with ETS costs, survey shows

18 Jul 08  In time, Australia and NZ ETS plans can work together, say governments

18 Jul 08  Tell us how to cope with ETS, Business Council urges Government

18 Jul 08  Maori Party sticks to polluters-should-pay stance on ETS fuel plans

16 Jul 08  Parker, Swan meet tomorrow to talk emissions trading

16 Jul 08  REACTION: Aussie ETS no model for New Zealand, say Greens

15 Jul 08  World won't buy ETS dream, top economist tells Aussies

15 Jul 08  Green economy good for jobs and business, says union expert

15 Jul 08  ANALYSIS: Australian Green Paper: Will faces here go green or red?

11 Jul 08  Poll shows most of us want action on climate change

11 Jul 08  NZIER-funded polling shows coalition deal may have to deliver ETS policy

11 Jul 08  NZ, Australia emissions schemes sit happily together, says Parker

11 Jul 08  Frustrated scientists hammer home the climate change message

8 Jul 08  NZIER releases public poll on climate change

8 Jul 08  ANALYSIS: The poll result NZIER’s mystery funders won’t like

8 Jul 08  Garnaut review releases draft report

4 Jul 08  Employers using ETS scare tactics on workers, says union

4 Jul 08  ANALYSIS: The Labour-National negotiation that should be under way

4 Jul 08  No horse trading on other issues in Govt - NZ First ETS negotiations

4 Jul 08  Australian managers not ready for ETS

1 Jul 08  Garnaut plan for Australia's ETS out this week

1 Jul 08  Get on with it, unions tell business and politicians

1 Jul 08  ETS bill vote talks concentrating on NZ First

1 Jul 08  Questions over SOE-funding of ETS reports

1 Jul 08  OPINION: CTU economist Peter Conway on the ETS

27 Jun 08  Heavy emitters fire more salvoes on ETS

27 Jun 08  Politicians (well, some of them) talk but ETS deals still not done

24 Jun 08  ETS bonus: $12b and 10,000 jobs, says report by big business

24 Jun 08  New investment, new jobs, new wages, new income

24 Jun 08  Who did the work and who paid?

24 Jun 08  New reports show multi-billion-dollar impacts of ETS

24 Jun 08  Pressure builds as minor parties decide where to stand on ETS

20 Jun 08  Carbon exchange chief criticises lack of business and political courage

20 Jun 08  Little hope for RMA amendment as it returns to House

18 Jun 08  ETS will deliver $1 billion plus power subsidy for heavy emitters over 10 years

16 Jun 08  National's full minitory report on ETS bill

16 Jun 08  The Bill in full

16 Jun 08  Business Council: Changes soften way for ETS, reach limit of public acceptance

16 Jun 08  ACT: Don't recycle the bill, dump it

13 Jun 08  Telling report appears on EU scheme on eve of NZ ETS bill debate

13 Jun 08  Big-spending business votes to buy green, says country can't risk going slow on climate change

13 Jun 08  No carbon invoices, says Hyde

13 Jun 08  Backroom deal guts agricultural targets: Greens

12 Jun 08  Heavy emitters' bull turned loose in Maori Party's china shop

12 Jun 08  Stop the climate change talking and do something, says Skilling

12 Jun 08  ACT working on individual carbon tax?

11 Jun 08  $400,000+ price-tag for NZIER report?

11 Jun 08  Maori party attacks proposed heavy emitter subsidies as “outrageous”

10 Jun 08  Solid Energy one of NZIER emissions trading study funders

10 Jun 08  Scoping work under way to enhance register for start of ETS

9 Jun 08  National prepared to gut emissions trading scheme

9 Jun 08  Note reveals China's central bank working on cap and trade scheme

9 Jun 08  US cap and trade bill dies in the Senate

9 Jun 08  McCain: cap and trade will change the dynamic of US economy

6 Jun 08  Greentick spends entire marketing budget on legal action to protect trademark

6 Jun 08  Garnaut says excluding petrol from Australian ETS "unwise"

6 Jun 08  Memo NZIER: Millions of workers will benefit from strong climate change action

6 Jun 08  Greens caution against being diverted by promise of electric vehicles

6 Jun 08  AgResearch unveils world leading methane-measuring facility

5 Jun 08  Progress on new climate change deal "extremely disconcerting" says UN leader

5 Jun 08  PM: Significant risks to export industries without ETS and sustainability

5 Jun 08  Lieberman: We've got a fight ahead of us on US ETS bill

4 Jun 08  ETS bill goes on the block today at select committee

4 Jun 08  Climate Change Governator due in town

4 Jun 08  Anderton weighs into Greens again: Are they Arthur or Martha on dairy prices?

4 Jun 08  Together we can change the world, says UN envrionmental head

4 Jun 08  Australian Minister talks on ETS and fuel prices

3 Jun 08  Conference-bolstered Greens going to play hard ball on ETS

3 Jun 08  Farm level obligation possible in ETS bill

3 Jun 08  Key reveals thoughts on "bastardised" ETS scheme to student blogger

3 Jun 08  Today's the day of the big debate on crucial United States ETS bill

3 Jun 08  Aussie truck drivers: include fuel in ETS

3 Jun 08  ETS impact modelling problems in Australia

30 May 08  EU experience shows cement industry's ETS worries 'exaggerated'

30 May 08  Mercury emission threat reappears

30 May 08  Banrock Station boss: make money by carbon sinking local reserves

29 May 08  Federated Farmers: We did not fund secret report

29 May 08  Farmers: Green move to get agriculture into ETS early "not a runner"

29 May 08  Dunne lines himself up for an anti-ETS bill vote, or a household protector victory

29 May 08  Stern's global climate change deal proposal

28 May 08  EXCLUSIVE: Greens push for early ETS entry for agriculture

28 May 08  ACT: climate change a "pup" but let's have a tax

28 May 08  Time for industry to step up to the plate on climate change

27 May 08  Australians shift on free emissions

27 May 08  Greens reveal more of their conditions for ETS support

27 May 08  Parker rules out personal carbon rationing

26 May 08  Dunne does a dance on ETS costs to households

26 May 08  Assumptions used to delay fossil fuel in ETS may prove unreliable

26 May 08  Greenpeace: Good initiatives at risk under polluter subsidy plans

26 May 08  "Aspirational goal" G8 ministers told climate change not waiting for any of us

23 May 08  EXCLUSIVE - National answers questions on ETS: No bill backing even if it gets all it wants

23 May 08  Price for NZ First support of ETS not paid yet

23 May 08  Fiscal forecast: ETS will lose Govt $121m net in first commitment period

23 May 08  Dunne: More than tax cuts needed for households to counter ETS price rises

23 May 08  Cullen quizzed on multi-billion ETS surplus from sale of credits

22 May 08  Leadership forum to front select committee on ETS

22 May 08  Business-as-usual Budget for climate change

22 May 08  ANALYSIS: National delivers heavy emitting friends into tougher hands

22 May 08  Australia's first carbon trade cheap and symbolic

21 May 08  Ka kite Rio Tinto….kia ora ETS

21 May 08  ETS bill vote support scenarios favour bill’s passage

21 May 08  The "windfall" controversy: Long term fiscal impact of ETS will be in Budget

21 May 08  Smith: Labour needs to come clean on multi-billion dollar ETS windfall profits

21 May 08  Top climate change academics shun National's bid to delay ETS

20 May 08  Fitzsimons: Bill must have teeth or I won't bite

20 May 08  ETS delay will cost taxpayers money, says trader

19 May 08  Let’s cool it, says Key, and sends ETS into a spin

19 May 08  Process all above board, says ETS chair Chauvel

19 May 08  Nats could be punished, say environment groups

16 May 08  ETS will trim Kyoto bill $909 million, pushes Key further out on policy tightrope

16 May 08  Expert tells businesses: Wake up, it’s happening now

16 May 08  Official report urges focus on sustainable policies

15 May 08  At last, Nats to tell us where they stand on the ETS

15 May 08  Bluffing over aluminium: EU says post-2012 ETS impact may be 'negligible'

14 May 08  Angry Greens ask Government: Is it us or them?

14 May 08  Fletcher role revealed, Government extends credit assistance further than sought

14 May 08  Select committee probing fate of refrigeration gases in ETS

14 May 08  Big landowners take centre stage at ETS hearings

14 May 08  OPINION: It’s time to take another look at our water

13 May 08  Smelter submission actually supports ETS, makes special pleadings

13 May 08  Little point in NZ carbon trading currency, says business group

12 May 08  Nats deny any ETS deal with Government

12 May 08  Most Kiwis believe big emitters running the climate change show

9 May 08  New poll: Kiwis like ETS delays but want heavy emitters to pay now

9 May 08  Government disputes $80b 'carbon tax' windfall claim

9 May 08  ANALYSIS: Will Don Elder today spell out his dream for New Zealand?

8 May 08  EXCLUSIVE: Top Fletcher officers played key role in ETS policy switch

8 May 08  NZX chief: Here's our big chance to impress the Americans

8 May 08  Big players put cases to ETS select committee

7 May 08  Government ETS moves will batter forestry Kyoto credit values

7 May 08  Stock exchange chief looks to the futures

7 May 08  Non-committal Nats happy to play the waiting game

7 May 08  Government allies vent their anger

6 May 08  Food exporters need help measuring carbon footprint

6 May 08  ETS hearings hit Auckland

6 May 08  Change in policies and pace call after Kyoto bill breaks billion dollar barrier

5 May 08  Nation’s biggest newspaper comes out for Forum advice on emissions trading scheme

2 May 08  'Enemies' unite in plea for leadership on climate change

1 May 08  NZIER sets cat among political pigeons

1 May 08  Emissions-trading impacts on regional agenda

1 May 08  Cheaper for government to pick up greenhouse-gas tab

1 May 08  NZIER refuses to disclose who is paying for its ETS report

1 May 08  ETS impact ‘like a major war’ – Act leader Hide

1 May 08  Worried about the environment

30 Apr 08  NEW REPORT: 'households, road users and SMEs' carry multi-billion ETS bill

30 Apr 08  Minister reveals emissions trading scheme to cut emissions by 11%

30 Apr 08  Tread carefully with jobs, say unions

30 Apr 08  ETS will lead to more forests and cleaner air and water

29 Apr 08  Leaked report says ETS will cost jobs, cut wages

29 Apr 08  High-powered leadership group endorses emissions trading scheme

29 Apr 08  ANALYSIS: At last commonsense leadership on the ETS is heard above vested interest

29 Apr 08  CarboNZero for small enterprises a hit

28 Apr 08  Scientists: Stop doubting and let us all get on with it

24 Apr 08  ACT leader dismisses ETS legislation as ‘a rort’

23 Apr 08  UK expert says NZ policy "a brave experiment", warns world not moving fast enough

22 Apr 08  Parker: No emissions credits for new renewable power plant developers

22 Apr 08  KPMG: Tax consequences of being “green”

18 Apr 08  NZIER foreshadows grim ETS study in pre committee publicity flurry

17 Apr 08  Smith: Government should be ‘up front’ over ETS costs and impacts, criticises 20 day media ban

17 Apr 08  Ministerial press secretaries impose up to 20 day information ban on Carbon News

17 Apr 08  The questions we have asked Minister Parker

17 Apr 08  State landlords must go green

17 Apr 08  EU officials investigate competitiveness issues arising from ETS plan

17 Apr 08  EU will leave ETS breathing room for foreign airlines

16 Apr 08  EXCLUSIVE: Treasury responds on ETS windfall, but defers to select committeee

16 Apr 08  Government working on eco claim system, Mallard may look at new accord on packaging

16 Apr 08  Business Council: waste levy will will pass, start work on reducing waste

15 Apr 08  FINALLY IT IS OUT: Emissions trading windfall estimate now tops $21b

15 Apr 08  Auckland airport: $30 per tonne will mean $68 under ETS plan

14 Apr 08  Clark: Jury out on opponents' support for ETS, climate change policies

14 Apr 08  National scents votes in $700m R and D "pork barrel"

14 Apr 08  "Philips" technique to be repeated in encouraging low-emission cars?

11 Apr 08  EXCLUSIVE: $18b windfall for NZ government from ETS

11 Apr 08  ETS will hit steel mill profits by $60m a year - $1 billion investment deferred

10 Apr 08  So just how does a country go 'carbon neutral'?

10 Apr 08  Major puzzle for Kiwi ETS pioneers: who pays who what (twice)

9 Apr 08  PWC expert: Exporters to feel bite of any EU shipping emissions move

9 Apr 08  No government plans for carbon import tariff – yet

8 Apr 08  The scrap is still on over who gets new $10m a year waste tax revenue

7 Apr 08  All but ACT voters back 10 year ban on new thermal generation

7 Apr 08  UK Trade Minister: tariffs threat could gain momentum if market doesn’t work

7 Apr 08  Emissions specialist: manadatry rules needed on emissions calculations

4 Apr 08  Simple standard will deliver net bio-fuel gains - Fitzsimons

4 Apr 08  Parliamentary Commissioner: Biofuel Bill should not proceed

3 Apr 08  Speculation on MPs’ climate scepticism ‘disgraceful’

3 Apr 08  Carbon tariff’s ‘counter to NZ’s interests’- Smith

3 Apr 08  Greens will vote to ban nuclear credits trading - admit 'laundering' likely

3 Apr 08  BILL HEARINGS - NZ ETS "toughest and potentially most expensive" in the world:

3 Apr 08  A slippery sort of "come out of the closet day" of climate change politics

3 Apr 08  Report: Carbon tariffs on China could drive industry back to US

2 Apr 08  No emissions trading revenue windfall for NZ

2 Apr 08  Parker: Full trans-Tasman ETS harmonisation only one option

2 Apr 08  Treasury report suggests thermal ban will increases costs

2 Apr 08  Who's first up at ETS and thermal power ban bill hearings today

1 Apr 08  Latest Round Of UN Climate Talks to push Bali Roadmap to next stage

31 Mar 08  Air miles, buy-local campaigns “insidious, sinister”

27 Mar 08  CARBON NEWS SERIES: Avoiding the major quality gap in emission certification

27 Mar 08  Call for emissions revenue to fund tax cuts

27 Mar 08  NSW weighs flogging the family silver

27 Mar 08  Greenpeace turns spotlight on farmers

27 Mar 08  NZ emissions trading regulations - what's in store

27 Mar 08  The 'official' report on economic impacts of NZ's ETS

26 Mar 08  Government needs to define clean coal future

26 Mar 08  Three pillars to Wong’s emissions policy

26 Mar 08  Now it’s petrol giving the Aussies cold feet

25 Mar 08  Garnaut bucks Wong’s exclusion of agriculture: wants all permits auctioned

25 Mar 08  Ministry RFP reveals plan to measure tourism's GHG footprint

25 Mar 08  Cut company tax to 25%, Aussies plead

25 Mar 08  FULL VERSION: Discussion paper on the Australian Emissions Trading Scheme

20 Mar 08  Self-assessment the Kiwi ETS maxim

20 Mar 08  American ETS cost estimates parallel New Zealand’s

20 Mar 08  The full bill: Climate Change (Emissions Trading and Renewable Preference)

20 Mar 08  Hansard debate record on the first reading of the NZ ETS bill

20 Mar 08  ETS briefing: the digest provided to MPs

19 Mar 08  No swerving from ETS – Cullen

19 Mar 08  Could Clark deliver a personal climate change tax credit?

18 Mar 08  Smith reveals National’s goal for integrated trans-Tasman ETS, plans to protect emitting industries beyond 2025

18 Mar 08  Key backs ETS – with balance

18 Mar 08  Business leader says to trust prices to look after the environment

17 Mar 08  EXCLUSIVE: Government to plead for forest off-setting option

17 Mar 08  Business wants New Zealand to go nuclear on emission credits

12 Mar 08  Corporate tax group's views on treatment of New Zealand emission trading units

Login







News Direct
Photo Credit: dbsolisphotostream

Latest announcements: file yours to editor@carbonnews.co.nz

Auckland takes zero-waste world crown

6 Dec 17 - Auckland is one of 10 international cities honoured today at the C40 Cities...

Ravensdown appoints consenting planner

1 Dec 17 - Ravensdown has appointed Victoria Caseley as a principal planner to develop the...

Ethical retailer attracts $2m in investments

27 Nov 17 - In one of the biggest capital raises for a social enterprise in New Zealand’s...

AirNZ first airline to join EV100

13 Nov 17 - Reinforcing its leadership position in the shift to electric vehicles, Air New...

Auckland Council wins waste award

13 Nov 17 - Auckland Council has again been recognised for its commitment to delivering...

More News Direct

RSS Feeds

Carbon News RSS Feed
Click to get an RSS feed for the latest stories from all sections of the site.
Policy Development RSS Feed
Click to get an RSS feed of stories this section only.