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Today 12:00pm - Spot NZUs opened this morning at $17.85 bid and $17.95 offered, after last fixing at $17.75.
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WEAK WORDS: We need clear advice, says watchdog

Today 12:00pm - New Zealand’s top environmental watchdog says that officials should be issuing clear warnings and advice about the implications of climate change.

Bill and I haven't talked sea level, admits Bennett

Paula Bennett

Today 12:00pm - Climate Change Minister Paula Bennett says she has not asked Finance Minister Bill English to set up a working group to assess the economic impacts of rising sea levels, as recommended by the...

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Gases tracker tells a tale

Today 12:00pm - Want to get a handle on the nature of New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions? Have a look at the Ministry for the Environment’s new emissions tracker.

TRASH TO TREASURE: Mining waste can be mined again

Today 12:00pm - Mines typically follow a set path from prospecting, to development, to extraction and finally closure as the finite resources are exhausted. But does that really need to be the end of the mine’s...

Why naming and shaming cities is a terrible idea

Today 12:00pm - New data on urban air quality from the World Health Organisation recently led Onitsha, Nigeria, to be given the title of “most polluted city” in the world.

Why electric cars need to boost market share

Today 12:00pm - Electric vehicles will need to increase their combined market share to 16 per cent by 2020 to achieve the aggressive fuel economy standards set by regulators, according to new research by the World...

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California trees have billion-dollar street value

Monday - Researchers calculate the huge environmental and economic benefits to taxpayers...

How science can strengthen endangered plants

Monday - As the human population swells – and in the face of a changing and...

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Government makes energy-use facts available

Wednesday - Three years’ worth of information on New Zealand’s energy use is now available...

How China can harness wind of change

Wednesday - Strategically siting wind turbines where their energy can most easily be fed...

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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 Zealand’s 2016 Environmental Grants Programme is open.

School gets first Powerwall battery

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

Small meat producer wins help from the experts

28 Apr 16 - A specialist pork and beef producer has won a nationwide competition to have...

Business incubator has high hopes for Northland

7 Apr 16 - Ranui Sustainable, a Whangarei-based business incubator with the mission to...

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