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Daily†New Zealand carbon†market review†from broker OMFinancial. OMF's live market prices service is here

NZUs likely to close January around $6

Friday - NZUs remain in a tight range around $6, with relatively good buying interest on any dips below the round number. OMFinancial reports:

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Carbon prices hit two-year high

Tuesday - New Zealand carbon is at its highest price in more than two years.

Forest owners seek truth about dairying

Tuesday - Foresters are calling for an honest analysis of the costs of the intensification of dairying.

Government stays quiet on emission trading plans

Tuesday - The Government still isnít talking about this yearís scheduled review of the Emissions Trading Scheme.

Climate-conscious Labour leader means business

Andrew Little ... new economy.

Tuesday - Businesses showing leadership on climate change can expect to get the ear of new Labour Party leader Andrew Little.

It's time to take a good look at ourselves ...

Tuesday - By editor ADELIA HALLETT.-This year, Iím putting my money where my mouth is.

Register sees fewer carbon units

Tuesday - More than 150 million carbon units passed through the New Zealand register last year.

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Tim Langley ... investment interest.

CarbonScape 'crowd' get shares

Tuesday - Investors in New Zealandís largest equity crowd-funding offer have received their shares.

Climateís threat to wheat is rising by degrees

Tuesday - Worldwide field trials show that just one degree of warming could slash wheat yields by 42 million tonnes and cause devastating shortages of this vital staple food.

Energy pours into cutting-edge conservation ideas

Tuesday - A battery that could treble electric car mileage and cut costs is among the innovations moving closer to reality on the frontiers of science.

Coal casts cloud over Germanyís energy revolution

The lignite-burning Jänschwalde power station in Brandenburg produces more than 22 million tonnes of CO2.

Tuesday - The energy market in Germany saw a spectacular change last year as renewable energy became the major source of its electricity supply − leaving lignite, coal and nuclear behind.

Sun and wind could make electricity too cheap to meter

Tuesday - Our children will enjoy in their homes electrical energy too cheap to meter, said Lewis L Strauss, chair of the US Atomic Energy Commission, in 1954.

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CMS Carbon Commentary

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Commentary from Carbon Market Solutions

Our ETS is working ... but is it effective?

4 Apr 14 - IS THE Emissions Trading Scheme working and will it be more effective after the...

Turmoil across the Tasman will be felt here

21 Feb 14 - By WAYNE KING. Australiaís media is drip-feeding news and commentary on the...

Market poised to move higher?

18 Feb 14 - A day of consolidation yesterday, as Spot NZUs fixed at $3.37 on CommTrade....

What was going on at the Warsaw climate conference

29 Nov 13 - The Warsaw climate change conference opened as super typhoon Haiyan, the...

Why it's important that we do our bit

15 Nov 13 - With COP19 under way in Warsaw, CARBON MARKET SOLUTIONS looks at the background...

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Forestry News

NZUs remain steady

Wednesday - NZUs continue to remain a $5.85/$6.05 market, with no volume changing hands...

The economic cost of climate change: time for new math

Tuesday - Climate change is as much an economic problem as an environmental one. The...

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Energy leaders fret about uncertainties

Tuesday - Energy leaders see price volatility and the future of a climate framework as...

Your energy ideas could win $4m

Tuesday - New Zealand companies with ground-breaking renewable energy technologies are...

Transport and heating force up gas emissions

22 Dec 14 - Greenhouse gas emissions from energy are up as the burning of gas and oil for...

Minister's transport plan just tokenism, says expert

Simon Bridges ... no climate link.

22 Dec 14 - The Government is being accused of tokenism in its attempts to cut greenhouse...

TWELVE ways to deal with a climate change denier (the BBQ guide)

22 Dec 14 - The end of the year is nigh and itís a time for Christmas and New Year parties...

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Environment projects win financial boost

8 Dec 14 - A travelling caravan collecting environmental pledges, an inner-city school...

You'll never run out of printer paper

25 Aug 14 - A printer which reuses the same paper over again has won Toshiba two awards

Canon offers environment prizes

18 Aug 14 - Canon New Zealand is calling for Kiwis to get creative and apply for its annual...

CRL Energy wins environment award

1 Aug 14 - CRL Energy is the winner of the 2014 Minerals West Coast Environment...

Evolution show home opens in the south

20 Jun 14 - Award-winning Rilean Construction this week unveiled its first energy-efficient...

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