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.
Global Climate Agreement Struck
14 Dec 2015 10:16
Historic Agreement ‘Brings Us Together’: Now for the Hard Part
ETS Review out
24 Nov 2015 17:28
The Government is reviewing the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme and welcomes your feedback.
Information on the review and how to make a submission.
Groser hints at boost for carbon prices
24 Nov 2015 10:36
The Government has given the clearest signal yet that it intends to push carbon prices up as part of a package to meet the expected $30 billion cost of New Zealand’s 2030 emissions reduction target.