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Govt acts on auctioning and international units

Wednesday 26 Jul 17 8:00am


THE $25 price cap is staying for now, but the importation of international units will be restricted when the New Zealand carbon market opens to the world again, the Government has just announced.

           Paula Bennett
Trade-exposed heavy emitters will continue to get free carbon credits until at least 2020 and the Government will start auctioning units into the market to increase supply, but there are no decisions yet on changes to the forestry sector.

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