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Friday - Spot NZUs closed yesterday at $18.35 bid and $18.40 offered, after last fixing at $18.40.
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Carbon News National

New Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern

Labour in power sees carbon prices on the rise

Friday - Carbon prices are rising on the back of the new government, hitting their highest level in a year within an hour of the market opening today.
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Scientists predict ecological Armageddon as insects die off

Friday - The abundance of flying insects has plunged by three-quarters over the past 25 years, according to a new study that has shocked scientists.

Fiji announces $100m ‘climate bond’ ahead of climate talks

Friday - Fiji aims to raise $100 million ($NZ68m) to build resilience to climate change and support a shift to 100 per cent renewable energy.

UN launches $1bn fund for sustainable farming

Friday - UN Environment has partnered with Dutch financial institution Rabobank to establish a $1 billion fund offering grants and loans to businesses interesting in investing in sustainable farming practices.

Environmental activism no racket, rules judge

Friday - A judge has dismissed a Canadian logging company's lawsuit against Greenpeace and another activist group that accused them of running a criminal enterprise through their environmental campaigns.

Hunger increasing thanks to wars and climate change

Friday - Despite efforts to end food shortages, hunger is on the rise again after years of decline, a UN report says.

How Thailand built a top sustainable stock exchange

Friday - Sustainability reporting is not mandatory in Thailand - and yet Thai firms outnumber their Asean peers in the latest Dow Jones Sustainability Indices.

Toxic firefighting chemicals public health challenge

Friday - The contamination of drinking water by toxic firefighting chemicals is the most seminal public health challenge of coming decades, says a US environmental official.

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Forestry News

NZ fires first COP23 shots in Fiji today

Tuesday - Acting climate minister Paula Bennett will deliver New Zealand’s opening...

FIRE FACT: Heat goes on the East Coast

10 Oct 17 - A large swathe of the East Coast will be at risk of fire for at least half of...

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New leaders have serious climate job to do

Thursday - Whichever political party forms a government this afternoon has a critical job...

NZ goes for 'triple win' at Bonn climate talks

Wednesday - New Zealand will push a “triple win” for agriculture at international climate...

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