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MARKET LATEST: NZUs $25.85

Thursday - Spot NZUs opened at $25.00 bid and $26.50 offered this morning, after last fixing at $25.85.
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ETS review 2018

Government stalls as carbon price hits high

Thursday - Record carbon prices have failed to convince the Government that the price cap should be lifted immediately.

Permanent forests become permanent fixture

Thursday - Permanent forests are to come into the Emissions Trading Scheme, but there’s no decision yet on recognising the carbon stored in timber products and whether landowners will be able to average out...

International trading back on agenda

Thursday - The Government wants to open the New Zealand carbon market to international trading again.

Carbon trading will mean fair trading

Thursday - Insider trading is to be banned from New Zealand’s carbon market.

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COP 24 Poland

UN chief in bid to revive flagging talks

Thursday - UN Secretary-General António Guterres has made a dramatic intervention to revive flagging climate talks in Poland by flying back to the conference and preparing a personal call to Chinese President Xi Jinping.

Saudi falls foul of developing countries

Thursday - Competing visions of climate justice have alienated Saudi Arabia from other developing countries at UN climate talks in Poland.

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Carbon News world

They're trying to save us, so why do we punish activists?

Thursday - Green activists are fighting to save us all – so why do their sacrifices warrant punishment?
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Editorial comment

EDITORIAL: New UN report drops a bomb

28 Nov 18 - A report out today saying that global emissions are rising again because of economic growth should be the bomb needed to blast us out of our self-congratulatory complacency.

At last, we're beginning to talk like grown-ups

12 Oct 18 - By publisher ADELIA HALLETT | Depending on your viewpoint, the world moved closer to – or further away from – climate destruction this week.

MONDAY'S MESSAGE: Quite simply, it's up to us

3 Oct 18 - By publisher ADELIA HALLETT | One of the most important scientific papers ever produced will be released on Monday, and the ramifications for New Zealand could be huge.

History says Bridges and Nats are talking hot air

18 Jun 18 - By publisher ADELIA HALLETT | Is Opposition Leader Simon Bridges’ offer to work with the Government on climate change policy worth any more than a dodgy hot-air carbon credit?

Let's be clear - the future excludes fossil fuels

28 May 18 - By publisher ADELIA HALLETT | Debate about the future of oil prospecting in New Zealand is ignoring one very important point - the world is facing an emissions crisis, and the future does not include...

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Whangarei likes electric vehicles

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Mercury mission to convert hearts as well as minds

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Calix gets finance for carbon-captue project

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Minesto eyes first ocean current electricity generation

24 Jan 18 - Swedish marine energy developer Minesto is intensifying activities in Taiwan to...

Mercury confirms Tesla battery for grid trial

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