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Ten years ago

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Friday - Ten years ago, Canada announced it would establish a federal carbon market.

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Thursday - Ten years ago, one of the world’s largest carbon traders decided it would set up shop in New Zealand after all.

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Wednesday - Ten years ago, a Japanese bank bought New Zealand AAUs in what was the world’s first international trade in Kyoto Protocol forestry units.

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11 Jun 19 - Ten years ago, experts were saying that a quarter of the world’s fossil-fuel emissions could be offset by changing the way we farm.

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10 Jun 19 - Ten years ago, companies were being criticised for failing to tell investors about the climate risks they faced.

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7 Jun 19 - Ten years ago, forest owners were excited by news that the United States would allow companies to use international forestry credits to help to offset their greenhouse gas emissions.

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6 Jun 19 - Ten years ago, Australia’s lower house passed Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s carbon trading scheme.


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5 Jun 19 - Ten years ago, the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry was telling farmers to get with the programme on climate change.

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4 Jun 19 - Ten years ago, the Government announced the establishment of an international research centre to find ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture.

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31 May 19 - Ten years ago, a person claiming to be the Act Party’s assistant climate change spokesperson was describing climate science as being as “credible as Peter Dunne’s hairdo”.

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30 May 19 - Ten years ago, a massive Budget boost in funding for the Emissions Trading Scheme was being seen as a sign the newly elected National Government intended keeping the scheme in place – despite the...

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29 May 19 - Ten years ago, carbon markets were wondering about the New Zealand company making international news for being part of the world’s largest carbon credit deal.

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28 May 19 - Ten years ago, leading climate scientist Professor Martin Manning was criticising New Zealand’s lack of research on the likely impacts of climate change on the country’s economy.

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27 May 19 - Ten years ago, the Climate Leadership Forum set up by Helen Clark’s Labour Government and led by The Warehouse founder Sir Stephen Tindall lost its bid to keep working under John Key’s National...

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24 May 19 - Ten years ago, forestry consultant Roger Dickie was warning that it would take years for the forestry sector to recovery from policy uncertainty over the Emissions Trading Scheme.

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23 May 19 - Ten years ago, in the United States, legislation to cut greenhouse gas emissions from power plants by 80 per cent and to introduce a cap-and-trade scheme on emissions was making its way through the...

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22 May 19 - Ten years ago, the National Government disbanded a group set up to promote electric cars and other forms of transport using renewable energy.

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21 May 19 - Ten years ago, the Government was giving $760,000 to a consortium planning to “extract” energy from waves.

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20 May 19 - Ten years ago, the forestry sector was warning that New Zealand was making no progress in cutting greenhouse gas emissions and was calling for schemes to increase planting.


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