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Today 9:00am - Spot NZUs opened today at $18.75 bid and $18.90 offered, after last fixing at $18.80.
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Govt learns we can't cut emissions and sell more milk

Today 9:00am - The Government knows its economic strategy of increasing agricultural exports cannot go on if New Zealand is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, a confidential paper shows.
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World passes the 400ppm threshold ... permanently

Today 9:00am - Scientists say that 2016 will be the year that carbon dioxide officially passed the symbolic 400 ppm mark, never to return below it in our lifetimes.

Food supply fears spark China's global land grab

Today 9:00am - China is protecting itself against future food supply problems caused by climate change by buying or leasing large tracts of land in Africa and South America, a leading UK climate scientist says.

Ten things you should know about climate change Ö

Today 9:00am - No 3: The year 2015 was the warmest on record, but the last record cold year was more than a century ago, in 1909.

IPCC chair: We can meet 2deg target if we act fast

Hoesung Lee

Today 9:00am - INTERVIEW: Hoesung Lee was elected chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change just one month before the landmark Paris climate talks of 2015.

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PARIS PACT: Morganists say NZ must sell units

Friday - The Government must cancel all surplus carbon units itís sitting on in 2020 as...

What we can do about threats to our food security and feed nine billion people

Friday - Can we really feed nine billion people? Thatís the estimated global population...

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Burning existing fossil fuels will break the Paris bank

Tuesday - Burning all the carbon in existing coal mines and developed oil and gas fields...

Scientists find better way to run gas turbines

Tuesday - Molybdenum silicides can improve the efficiency of turbine blades in...

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Children's sunscreen fails tests

22 Sep 16 - Makers of a childrenís sunscreen marketed as ďorganicĒ have been warned by the...

Child labour not for us, says Karen Walker

Karen Walker

12 Aug 16 - Kiwi clothing designer Karen Walker has certified that none of its garments are...

Farm trust honours regional winners

8 Jun 16 - Supreme winners from the 11 regions participating in the 2016 Ballance Farm...

Canon offers prizes to environmentalists

7 Jun 16 - Canon New Zealandís 2016 Environmental Grants Programme is open.

School gets first Powerwall battery

16 May 16 - New Zealandís first Tesla Energy Powerwall battery has been switched on at a...

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