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Friday - Spot NZUs have opened at $14.30 bid and $14.35 offered today.
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CLIMATE CRISIS: Why English must act on costs

Bill English

Friday - Finance Minister Bill English must investigate the fiscal implications of climate change, says the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment.

Watchdog wants answers to solar questions

Jan Wright

Friday - The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment is investigating whether the uptake of solar panels really will cut New Zealand’s greenhouse gases.

Fewer car parks, greener cities, says commissioner

Friday - Getting rid of requirements for minimum numbers of car parks with apartment developments could be one practical step toward greening New Zealand’s cities, says the Parliamentary Commissioner for the...

Deadline nears for Stage 2 of ETS review

Friday - Submissions on the second stage of the Emissions Trading Scheme review close tomorrow.

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Paula Bennett

MEMO MINISTER: How to do it the Morgan Way

Friday - The Morgan Foundation is keeping up the pressure on the Government over the use of hot-air carbon credits.

Love thy neighbour and feel the power

Friday - A new peer-to-peer solar power platform could see people buying electricity generated by their friends and neighbours.

Is carbon farming the answer for clapped-out Australia?

Friday - Australia's Clean Energy Regulator this week will hold the third emissions reduction fund auction and farmers across the nation will move to the forefront of efforts to rescue a “clapped-out” country.

Venezuela orders two-day week to tackle energy crisis

Friday - Venezuela’s public sector has been ordered to work just two days a week to save energy.

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Purse strings now open for forest planting

Thursday - Applications for the second round of the Government’s Afforestation Grants...

Labor’s climate policy puts it back in the game

Thursday - The Australian Labor Party has announced the climate policy it will take to the...

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Genesis extends life of Huntly coal-fired plant

Thursday - New Zealand’s coal-fired power station will remain open until 2022, but Genesis...

We need an emissions cap, says business council

Abbie Reynolds

Thursday - New Zealand needs a cap on emissions and to include all sectors in the...

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Small meat producer wins help from the experts

Thursday - 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...

Sunny days bring out new storage battery

1 Apr 16 - Wellington’s sunny weather has attracted a nationwide solar power company to...

Kaimira wins wines sustainability award

31 Mar 16 - The debut Organic Wine Awards Sustainable Vineyard of the Year title has been...

Eco tours operators win Marlborough accolade

31 Mar 16 - Will and Rose Parsons have long known that good environmental practice is good...

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