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We need expert climate advice, says commissioner

Thursday 27 Jul 17 2:30pm

Dr Jan Wright ... last word


NEW ZEALAND should adopt a UK-style Climate Change Commission and all political parties should support it, says the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment.

In her last report as commissioner, Dr Jan Wright compares the emissions histories of Britain and New Zealand, and concludes that this country would benefit from adopting a similar framework to the UK’s Climate Change Act.

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