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

NZ carbon is domestic at last

Monday - Spot NZUs continue to cling to the $6 level, closing at $6.07 on CommTrade Friday. OMFinancial reports:

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It's simple, says action group, coal's day is done

Monday - Just five solar-power installation companies could create as many jobs as the Rotowaru coal mine, a new analysis says.

Southern project shows way with wood-fired boilers

Monday - A pilot project to encourage industrial users to switch to wood-fired boilers could cut greenhouse gas emissions by nearly 200,000 tonnes.

Our best brains to take a look at climate change

Dr David Wratt ... in the chair.

Monday - New Zealand’s leading scientists are putting their heads together to predict how climate change will affect New Zealanders.

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Meat processor aims high to curb emissions

Monday - One of the world’s largest processors of sheep meat, Alliance Group Limited, aims to reduce carbon emissions by 3300 tonnes over the next three years.

New Sydney waste effort rakes in the e-rubbish

Monday - The City of Sydney has delivered a trailblazing e-waste programme to apartment blocks, with special recycling bins in six large apartment buildings serving 1500 apartments as part of an on-going...

Rather than divest, advocate for carbon balancing

Another way to reduce the carbon balance: trees

Monday - At many universities and other institutions, heartfelt campaigns are under way to divest from fossil fuel companies as a way to address climate change.

Teslas, in one place at least, aren’t greener than diesels

Tesla Model S ... mean, and green?

Monday - By NIRAJ LAL.- The Tesla in front of me was shiny, sleek and silent, but my daydreams were interrupted with a question: does a Tesla charged by Australian electricity emit less CO2 per kilometre...

Man-made climate change increases extinction dangers

Monday - Climate change threatens one in six of the world’s species with extinction, according to new research.

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CMS Carbon Commentary

CMS Carbon Commentary

Commentary from Carbon Market Solutions

Market liquid and steady, but slow

11 Feb 15 - Carbon continues to move sideways, holding around the $6 mark. OMFinancial...

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. Australia’s 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...

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Forestry News

US braces itself for even worse wildfire season

Monday - The firefighters are primed, hoses at the ready. May and June are often the...

Malaysian authorities seize book on timber corruption

Monday - Malaysia’s Home Ministry has seized an explosive book on timber corruption in...

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Commitment to end flaring is boost for climate talks

Monday - Companies and governments responsible for 40 per cent of global gas flaring...

Battery-maker claims world first

Monday - Energizer has launched what it says is the world’s first high-performance...

Why we must remember our debt to the natural world

28 Apr 15 - New Zealand might fail to recognise just how economically dependent it is on...

NZ emissions figures worse than average, says report

28 Apr 15 - New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions trend from energy is worse than the OECD...

LanzaTech lines up more commercial plants

28 Apr 15 - LanzaTech, the New Zealand-founded carbon recycling company, says it has other...

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No need for some soil additives, says report

28 Apr 15 - New research shows that farmers don’t need to add humic and fulvic acid...

Tuvalu awards contract for solar power plants

20 Apr 15 - Solarcity and Infratec Renewables have been awarded a $780,000 contract to...

Drink bottle recycle campaign gets more funding

20 Apr 15 - The annual Keep New Zealand Beautiful drink bottle recycling scheme will see...

Carpooler chases crowd funding

30 Mar 15 - Chariot, New Zealand’s first carpooling and ride sharing app, has launched an...

Award-winner reopens show home

30 Mar 15 - Award-winning Rilean Construction is re-opening an energy efficient Evolution...

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