Climate Change Conference
22 Sep 2017 12:44
Auckland - October 10th & 11th 2017
Labour unveils climate change policy:
22 Sep 2017 12:40
Labour unveils climate change policy: All sectors to pay for emissions. The Labour Party has released its climate change policy, which includes a new goal of net zero carbon emissions by 2050.
NZ ETS 2 for 1 Regulatory Impact Statment
30 May 2016 15:26
The Regulatory Impact Statement was produced by the Ministry for the Environment and has to be completed before legislation can enter the house. The whole RIS can be viewed here
Big changes are needed in the Government's climate change plan
21 Apr 2016 07:10
The Government's climate change policy has been a failure and will have to be rebuilt. There needs to be a fundamental change in the Emissions Trading Scheme, the subject this week of a damning report by the Gareth Morgan Foundation. But other changes are also needed.
Big carbon emitters to lose ETS subsidy: Bennett
18 Mar 2016 10:50
Big industrial emitters of greenhouse gases will lose their right under the emissions trading scheme to offset only half of their emissions, Climate Change Minister Paula Bennett told an international energy conference in Wellington today.