Carbon News - Intelligence for the carbon market

Inaction means public could lose faith in climate leaders

Friday 17 Feb 17 10:00am

NEW ZEALAND'S “limited and largely ineffectual actions” on climate change risk undermining public confidence in our policy makers, say the authors of the latest Public Perceptions of the Environment report to be released today.

   Dr Ken Hughey
Nearly a third of respondents in the long-running research now list climate change as the biggest environmental threat the world faces, up from 27 per cent in 2013 and 22 per cent in 2010.

... login or subscribe for full story

Subscriber Content - You need to log in

To access this Carbon News information right now, please accept our 7 DAY FREE TRIAL subscription offer. Simply click the Subscribe button and follow the steps.


We send you a reminder before we charge your card or send an invoice before your FREE trial ends. We'll also remind you before we automatically renew your annual subscription. We will also ask you for updated credit card or invoicing information at this time, if necessary.


Please enjoy your 7 day FREE trial.

Related Topics: Carbon Credits | Greenhouse Effect

Login







Latest in Policy Development

News Direct
Photo Credit: dbsolisphotostream

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

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...

Youth hostels reach sustainable milestone

24 Nov 16 - YHA New Zealand is the first accommodation network in the world be certified by...

Sharp's green efforts pay dividend

24 Nov 16 - Sharp Corporation’s efforts to responsibly manage the environmental effects of...

Business network wins sustainability award

10 Oct 16 - The Sustainable Business Network has won the Sustainability Support category in...

More News Direct