Labour announces climate change strategy
25 Aug 2014 13:19
A Labour Government will put in place a comprehensive climate change strategy focusing on both mitigation and adaptation, establish an independent Climate Commission and implement carbon budgeting, says Labour Climate Change spokesperson Moana Mackey.
New multi-million bill for taxpayers under failed ETS
11 Aug 2014 10:00
New figures showing taxpayers forked out nearly $6 million in the last year on free pollution permits to Rio Tinto show the emissions trading scheme (ETS) must go, the Green Party said today.
EPA releases ETS figures
05 Aug 2014 10:16
The Environmental Protection Authority has published the latest annual data reports on the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme on its website.
Govt admits taxpayers subsidising pollution under ETS - Greens
30 May 2014 08:40
It has been revealed in Parliament today that taxpayers are paying millions of dollars for companies to pollute under the Government’s failed emissions trading scheme (ETS), the Green Party said today.
Foresters make millions exploiting Govt ETS loophole
30 May 2014 08:38
An Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) loophole which allowed forestry owners to turn a profit on Government-issued carbon credits has been closed.