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Big emitters get together and make a plan

Tuesday 28 May 19 11:00am

Methanex uses about 40 per cent of natural gas produced in NZ


NEW ZEALAND'S trade-exposed industrial emitters – who between them are given more than five million free carbon credits a year – have produced a plan to help to cut the country’s greenhouse gas emissions.

The Government has signalled that it is considering phasing out the allocation of free credits to the group, known as EITEs (emissions-intensive, trade-exposed emitters).

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