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Tread carefully, these consumers can bite

31 May 13 - By editor ADELIA HALLETT. The power of the consumer has been demonstrated twice in New Zealand this week, with ramifications for business.

Travel firm glad it went green

31 May 13 - A pioneer of sustainable travel in New Zealand says that the move has been good for business.

Why we must target the 2deg limit

9 Dec 11 - Scientists working on the Global Carbon Project have said that despite nearly 15 years of pledges to make cuts, the release of carbon dioxide from the burning of fossil fuels is still increasing at a...

Spot CERs at $20.30

10 Dec 10 - The following offer prices from OMFinancial are for up to 100,000 tonnes (minimum 25,000)and are indicative, subject to a price and KYC/counterparty confirmation:

Spot CERs $20.40

8 Dec 10 - The following offer prices are for up to 100,000 tonnes (minimum 25,000) and are indicative, subject to a price and KYC/counterparty confirmation.

Spot CERs nudge up again

7 Dec 10 - The following offer prices from OMFinancial are for up to 100,000 tonnes (minimum 25,000), and are indicative, subject to a price and KYC/counterparty confirmation:

CER price fall slightly

6 Dec 10 - The following CER offer prices from OMFinancial are for up to 100,000 tonnes (minimum 25,000)m indicative and subject to a price and KYC/counterparty confirmation:

Spot CERs up a cent

2 Dec 10 - Today's CER offers, in New Zealand dollars, from OMFinancial:

Spot CERs at $20.70

1 Dec 10 - Today's CER prices, in New Zealand dollars, from OMFinancial:

Trader finds ready market for bundled carbon credits

19 Feb 10 - Aggregated carbon credits from permanent New Zealand forests are finding markets overseas, says a Christchurch company.

Buy small to create liquidity, says trader

12 Feb 10 - Heavy carbon emitters should be thinking about buying units from holders of small parcels to create a liquid market, says carbon trader Nigel Brunel.

Credit-rich foresters out looking for buyers

22 Jan 10 - Forest owners are moving to sell last year’s carbon credits as NZUs start to flow into owners’ accounts.

Current carbon credits available

29 Oct 08 - NZUs – December 2009 – 100,000 tonnes – Bid €13.00 and offered €15.00 per tonne.

Key happy to back TZ1 trading legislation

19 Sep 08 - The National Party, if it becomes the government, will pick up the legislation to allow TZ1 to trade in futures.

Carbon platform eyes start early next year

Mark Franklin ... talking to large companies.

16 Sep 08 - New Zealand’s carbon platform, TZ1, should be trading by the first quarter of next year.

Secondary market eyed in carbon underwriting and guarantees

12 Jun 08 - Financial services executives are tentatively looking forward to a secondary market in the ETS sphere focused on underwriting and guarantees.

Prices weaken as oil retreats and coal firms

10 Jun 08 - Whilst carbon prices were firmer in early trading on the back of stronger German power prices and persistenly high levels in oil - prices did weaken after oil retreated and coal prices firmed.

New investment partnership to put up to $12m into biotech ventures

6 Jun 08 - Developing new biotechnology businesses in New Zealand is the focus for a new investment partnership involving the New Zealand Venture Investment Fund and Pacific Channel Limited, a private...

Business urged to steal a march on new green business ideas

Peter Neilson ... time to see the potental for new business from climate change

5 Jun 08 - New Zealanders with good ideas for green businesses will find plenty of investors ready to back them now but risk missing the boat if they don’t move soon, says the New Zealand Business Council for...

MARKET REPORT: Shortage starts scramble for December CERs

5 Jun 08 - Divergence in the carbon market prevailed today as prices of European credits (EUAs) fell while the December 2008 CERs rallied strongly in the face of short-covering.

5 Jun 08  Latest Strip of CER’s, 2008 – 2012 Vintage – Indicative Mid Prices

5 Jun 08  Current carbon credits available

4 Jun 08  MARKET REPORT: Carbon hits two-year high

3 Jun 08  MARKET REPORT: A day of two halves

30 May 08  MARKET REPORT: Multiple factors push carbon price higher

30 May 08  Aussie Carbon Planet credit brokers breeze into local market

29 May 08  MARKET REPORT: Carbon fails to rebound after oil dips then rises

28 May 08  MARKET REPORT: Carbon continunes firm run

26 May 08  NZ MARKET REPORT: Prices drift ahead of European long weekend

22 May 08  Carbon price climbs again today on back of firm energy markets

21 May 08  NZ MARKET REPORT: Prices edge up on back of rocketing oil

15 May 08  NZ MARKET REPORT: Prices ease back, influenced by gas

14 May 08  NZ MARKET REPORT: CER price closes 11 euro cents up

13 May 08  NZ MARKET REPORT: Emission prices rise again on back of oil, gas

12 May 08  NZ emitters urged to hedge rising carbon price and falling NZ dollar

9 May 08  Falling dollar, weakening CDM hurt NZ carbon investors

8 May 08  MARKET REPORT: Oil drives across-the-board carbon price rise

6 May 08  Overnight prices indicate real Kyoto bill more than $1.5 billion?

2 May 08  NZ MARKET: Broker OMF recommends emitters sell put options

21 Apr 08  Energy’s emissions nearly match agriculture’s

21 Apr 08  CERs deal to help offset Bell Gully emissions, firm not entering trading market

18 Apr 08  Bell Gully directly enters trading market

17 Apr 08  Nelson voluntary offset trader launching in Australia, UK

15 Apr 08  BNZ fears ETS will embed consumers’ inflation expectations

11 Apr 08  Australian exchange reveals it will compete with TZ1

11 Apr 08  Regulatory changes pave way for emissions trading

11 Apr 08  MfE publishes key guide to emissions measurement and reporting

9 Apr 08  New Zealand may attract premium on carbon deals

8 Apr 08  Crucial soft launch for TZ1’s new registry

8 Apr 08  Tiny CER parcel heralds expansive future

8 Apr 08  BP executive warns emission market players to mitigate risk first

7 Apr 08  Holcim wants access to "hot-air" AAUs

1 Apr 08  Ground-breaking Swiss-NZ transfer of CERs

1 Apr 08  Ex KPMG parnters launch certification company in New Zealand Market

25 Mar 08  Kiwi ETS start-up market so small - traders will go international immediately

20 Mar 08  BNZ’s Alexander on NZ ETS: “We’ve got to pull finger”

18 Mar 08  TZ1 trading platform ready, registry launches April

18 Mar 08  FRANKLIN SPECIAL INTERVIEW: US well down the climate track

18 Mar 08  Tui gas flaring likely to be costly

17 Mar 08  Renewables credits find ready markets


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