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So, if the carbon tax isn't working, what is?

Mike Sandiford ... what gives?

24 Jan 14 - Melbourne Energy Institute director MIKE SANDIFORD asks the Abbott Government to explain:

Pulp politics bring tension to Tasmania

Lara Giddings ... no more Greens.

24 Jan 14 - KATE CROWLEY, Associate Professor of Public and Environmental Policy at the University of Tasmania, examines the tension between the economy and the environment in the state's politics:

Errors in forest returns could be costly, says expert

13 Dec 13 - Many forest owners could run into costly penalties for innocent mistakes in their carbon returns, a consultant is warning.

NZ keeps eye on Chinese carbon market muscle

6 Dec 13 - The launch this week of the world’s second-largest carbon market, in the Chinese industrial powerhouse province of Guangdong, will have little direct impact on the New Zealand market, a leading...

China’s path to green economy fraught with challenges

6 Dec 13 - China is facing significant environmental and social challenges that must be addressed if it is to achieve its sustainable development goals, the United Nations says.

Mix rice straw with wool and you get ... Mibu

Bernadette Casey ... China here we come.

6 Dec 13 - A new sustainable wool and rice straw blended upholstery fabric developed by a Wellington company goes into commercial production next year with the potential to create significant demand for New...

What's going on in world carbon markets

22 Nov 13 - The Carbon Reduction Fund in Australia, backloading in Europe, markets linking in North America and the first carbon auction in China ... Westpac's carbon desk reviews the international carbon...

Well done, Mr Abbott, says Canada

Paul Calandra ... others should follow Australia.

15 Nov 13 - Canada has officially applauded the decision by Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott to repeal the country’s carbon tax.

Abbott wants ideas for emissions scheme

25 Oct 13 - Australia’s new Government is calling for submissions on how to design a scheme to replace the carbon tax and emissions trading scheme.

WORLD WEB ... news from the world of carbon

18 Oct 13 - Polluters eye $4b, airlines emissions charges, China carbon pricing, climate all at sea, worms are heroes, bye-bye Oracle, Quakers talk tough.

US biodiesel set to pass billion-gallon mark

18 Oct 13 - The United States biodiesel industry is on pace to produce more than the 1.28 billion gallons set under the Renewable Fuels Standard for this year.

International update

11 Oct 13 - Westpac's carbon analysts cast their eyes across the international carbon markets.

Big cities show how to tackle climate change

Melbourne ... showing the way.

20 Sep 13 - Only two Southern Hemisphere cities are listed in a top 10 of urban areas effectively taking on the challenges of climate change.

Give carbon farm back to the cattle, says Govt

6 Sep 13 - The Northern Territory Government says it is determined to see a cattle station bought with Australian Government funding two years ago for the purposes of carbon farming returned to cattle...

ANALYSIS: Australians' vote will affect carbon market

30 Aug 13 - The 2013 Federal Election in Australia will have a significant impact on Australian carbon markets, regardless of who wins, Westpac says.

NZUs owners hang on for $7 a tonne

23 Aug 13 - Holders of NZUs are holding out for $7 a tonne, says OMFinancial carbon chief Nigel Brunel.

Official support gives boost to renewable energy

23 Aug 13 - Powered by policy support from their governments, India and Australia will increase their share of renewable energy projects in the near future, while China will remain the largest market in the...

Aussie emitters await election outcome

9 Aug 13 - Australia's Federal election has been September 7 and the outcome will determine the fate of the Carbon Price Mechanism, but in the meantime, the business of compliance goes on. Westpac reports:

Trading seen as answer to South Africa’s energy crisis

26 Jul 13 - Balancing the climate change issue with sustainable energy and the threat of carbon shortage is no easy task for South Africa but carbon trading might just help.

Australia makes early move to carbon trading

Mark Butler ... new taxes.

19 Jul 13 - Australian households will benefit from an average $380 reduction in the cost of living next financial year after the country moves to a floating price on carbon emissions, the Rudd Government says.

19 Jul 13  Business backs shift to emissions scheme

12 Jul 13  Australia agrees to help China with ETS

28 Jun 13  Rudd aims to redraw carbon reduction plans

28 Jun 13  What the power industry players think

28 Jun 13  Big news from the US, Australia

21 Jun 13  People come first, say UN leaders

7 Jun 13  Scrap carbon price cap, OECD tells NZ

7 Jun 13  It’s tough in the Outback … and getting tougher

24 May 13  More motorways absurd idea, say Greens

10 May 13  Carbon trading tax cut put on hold

19 Apr 13  Australia cuts emissions … slightly

28 Mar 13  Combet becomes minister of everything

28 Mar 13  Drought costs power company $2m

15 Mar 13  Money worries stall Europe's e-car plans

15 Mar 13  Japan might re-open carbon discussion

15 Feb 13  NZ carbon in race to the bottom

15 Feb 13  US stand puts Abbot on the spot

1 Feb 13  Why you should give up red meat, not flying

1 Feb 13  Marketing getting news-fatigue

25 Jan 13  At last, it's climate-change time for Obama

7 Dec 12  Why changing the system has dangers

23 Nov 12  California dips toe in carbon market

16 Nov 12  Storage problems solved, say inventors

9 Nov 12  SOE moves into Australian carbon market

2 Nov 12  Have your say on mining changes

12 Oct 12  Pioneer sees Singapore as trading centre

28 Sep 12  Government lying to us, says forester

7 Sep 12  It's raining ERUs ...

31 Aug 12  Australia to link with EU carbon market

24 Aug 12  Public split as ETS changes face scrutiny

24 Aug 12  EXCLUSIVE: Carbon News readers can now get full climate report

6 Jul 12  More Americans go cool on global warming

22 Jun 12  Gang behind carbon racket gets jail

15 Jun 12  Figures paint sad picture of the world

18 May 12  Banks need a shove to back green

18 May 12  EU airline cash could go to climate fund

11 May 12  She'll be right, Combet tells public

27 Apr 12  Stop and think about the tax

20 Apr 12  It's a game-changer, says Aquaflow

13 Apr 12  We can't go on like this, says think tank

13 Apr 12  Greens predict urban sprawl, congestion

30 Mar 12  Time for emitters to move

23 Mar 12  Europe tells China to start own ETS

9 Mar 12  Shipping shapes as next target of EU

2 Mar 12  Australian election poses ETS problems

24 Feb 12  Countries group to fight airlines action

24 Feb 12  Europe's airline rules stir controversy

24 Feb 12  European market has attack of nerves

17 Feb 12  Tasman ETS links will have impact here

10 Feb 12  China orders airlines not to pay

20 Jan 12  Airlines look at buying into our ETS

20 Jan 12  China looks at benefits of carbon tax

2 Dec 11  Black carbon moves could save millions

2 Dec 11  China key to future of carbon trading

11 Nov 11  Gillard warns businesses to behave

11 Nov 11  Where Labour and Greens stand on carbon trading

4 Nov 11  Key carbon tax vote next week

14 Oct 11  Investors sniff out NZ forest fortunes

14 Oct 11  Historic moment as carbon tax gets a yes

14 Oct 11  Abbott will eat his words, says CMS

30 Sep 11  Greens demand subsidy answers

23 Sep 11  Why Asia-Pacific needs green revolution

16 Sep 11  Australian carbon bills go to House

9 Sep 11  Key carbon tax MP escapes charges

2 Sep 11  Buildings will go green under $35m fund

1 Aug 11  Major changes unlikely, says ETS review head

29 Jul 11  One-for-two deal must stay, says coalition

29 Jul 11  Australian carbon bills on the move

22 Jul 11  What's in the Australian carbon tax for New Zealand?

15 Jul 11  Are we keeping up, asks energy expert

15 Jul 11  Australia makes carbon moves easy for householders

15 Jul 11  Why it's better to sell NZUs at home

8 Jul 11  Australia set to reveal incomplete carbon plan

24 Jun 11  ETS review looks at rewards for farmers

17 Jun 11  Emissions trading is best, says Shell chief

10 Jun 11  Climate fighter has a big job for NZ

3 Jun 11  Carbon tax soon, say Aussie Greens

27 May 11  Estimates pinpoint cost of ETS to farmers

27 May 11  No danger of Australia leading the world

13 May 11  ETS reviewers eye Australian farm plan

13 May 11  Budget lines up carbon price programmes

29 Apr 11  Don't delay agriculture, says world body

29 Apr 11  How high-tech can steer cars in right direction

29 Apr 11  Study shows most say no to motorways

29 Apr 11  ETS review predictable so far

21 Apr 11  Climate-fight billions can be raised, says EU

1 Apr 11  Synthetics answer might lie outside ETS

1 Apr 11  What the IEA thinks of our ETS

1 Apr 11  EU emissary talks aviation

25 Mar 11  Ministers reveal more carbon details

4 Mar 11  Australia will get over carbon tax drama

25 Feb 11  The video footage that terrifies power companies

28 Jan 11  Australia eyes 50% tax cut on new fuels

17 Dec 10  CANCUN: Give money to research, says FedFarm

10 Dec 10  Let’s hear the truth about electric vehicles

3 Dec 10  Climate change talks must deliver - Oxfam

19 Nov 10  Farming call vital for forests, says scientist

19 Nov 10  Aussies go shopping for carbon information

5 Nov 10  Korea braces for carbon trading system

29 Oct 10  Singapore welcomes big carbon traders

29 Oct 10  Frankly speaking - Groser addresses Brazil conference

22 Oct 10  Whitehall grabs billions from emissions scheme

15 Oct 10  Envious Aussies want action on carbon trading

24 Sep 10  Combet admits carbon tax an option

17 Sep 10  … but major miner says to look beyond coal

10 Sep 10  Early Greens pressure could see an Aussie ETS

3 Sep 10  Carbon traders setting up shop in Singapore

3 Sep 10  Lomborg changes tune in new book

20 Aug 10  Journals not court is place for scientific debate - experts

13 Aug 10  Tasman challenge: Cut emissions by 15 per cent

13 Aug 10  How Portugal gave itself an energy makeover

6 Aug 10  South Africa mulls over carbon tax at source

30 Jul 10  The Carbon Traders 1: Nigel Brunel, OMFinancial

30 Jul 10  A nation run by cowards and thieves

30 Jul 10  We want emissions trading, say Aussies

30 Jul 10  Obama vows to fight on for climate bill

30 Jul 10  Senate failure dismays climate experts

30 Jul 10  Canadian researchers hope to green the web

30 Jul 10  Carbon quiet in NZ, dipping internationally

23 Jul 10  Gillard pledges 'people's assembly' on climate

16 Jul 10  Has Australian cabinet hit on quick carbon fix?

9 Jul 10  Climate bill would save US billions, Congress hears

2 Jul 10  ETS free credits wrong, says watchdog

2 Jul 10  Obama optimistic on climate bill despite senate rifts

2 Jul 10  UK must take radical action, warns watchdog

2 Jul 10  Govt fails to provide climate-friendly choices, say Greens

25 Jun 10  Carbon tax might be the way, says Labour

25 Jun 10  Carbon trading heads off oil in Europe

25 Jun 10  Taxpayers face $1.1 billion Kyoto liability, say authors

18 Jun 10  Company tax cut puts $21m on Vector's books

18 Jun 10  Danes at centre of European tax fraud

18 Jun 10  NZUs continue to be well bid

11 Jun 10  Americans begin to worry again

4 Jun 10  US climate bill key to Pacific carbon market

4 Jun 10  ...and what Federated Farmers says about sheep farms and the ETS

4 Jun 10  Obama vows to fight for climate bill

21 May 10  Garnaut: Carbon tax better than nothing

14 May 10  Should we have tax cuts or extend emissions subsidies beyond 95%?

14 May 10  Australia votes $652m for renewable energy

14 May 10  How Tokyo became first cap-and-trade city

14 May 10  China looks likely to levy carbon tax

7 May 10  Westpac move signals carbon is growing up

30 Apr 10  Aussie states could run own ETS, says minister

30 Apr 10  Proceeding with ETS ill advised, says EMA Northern

30 Apr 10  Suspend the ETS until 2013, says farmers' lobby

16 Apr 10  Senators book Earth Day for new energy plan

16 Apr 10  Coal the fuel of the future, Congress told

9 Apr 10  Washington simmers over proposed US fuel tax

9 Apr 10  UK poll rivals agree to agree on climate

1 Apr 10  Kiwi dollars might fund overseas research

1 Apr 10  Climate change faces the trillion-dollar question

1 Apr 10  Repentant Pachauri slips into neutral

26 Mar 10  France bids au revoir to carbon tax

19 Mar 10  Battle over California climate law takes shape

19 Mar 10  Arrogance undid Copenhagen summit, says Stern

12 Mar 10  EXCLUSIVE: Why it's not worth planting trees

5 Mar 10  Big Oil asks Senate for carbon fee on industry

5 Mar 10  UK adviser calls for carbon tax on China

5 Mar 10  Houses with low energy efficiency will lose value

26 Feb 10  Aussie trading scheme bogs down again

19 Feb 10  Korea floats carbon tax plan ... among others

19 Feb 10  US diddles while China sizzles

12 Feb 10  US looks at other ways to limit gas emissions

12 Feb 10  How green policies could move UK out of the red

12 Feb 10  Pachauri toughs it out as pressure grows

12 Feb 10  Personal carbon credit deal earns couple $17

5 Feb 10  Rudd and Abbott trade blows over climate schemes

5 Feb 10  UK will pay people for wind and solar power

22 Jan 10  Government goes quiet on clean-tech action plea

22 Jan 10  Aussie Greens want $20b carbon tax to break ETS impasse

22 Jan 10  Come on, Kiwis, let’s ride the green wave

18 Dec 09  Global ag fund missed opportunity, says Chauvel

11 Dec 09  Carbon fraudsters rake in billions, say police

4 Dec 09  Denmark lures e-car owners with $40,000 tax break

4 Dec 09  Australian scientist quits over ETS 'censorship'

27 Nov 09  Cleantech bigger money-maker than the internet

23 Nov 09  ETS changes mean tomorrow's NZers will pay 84 per cent of Kyoto costs, says council

20 Nov 09  Australia, US woo NZ biofuel pioneer

20 Nov 09  Frustrated farmers: The tractors are coming

20 Nov 09  IN THE HOUSE: Maori Party ETS deal

20 Nov 09  Forum: Taking agriculture forward with the Emissions Trading Scheme

20 Nov 09  Maori health will be hit hard, say MPs

16 Nov 09  Next steps will depend on Maori Party bottom line

16 Nov 09  Harmonisation not the way, says expert

13 Nov 09  Britain to build 10 nuclear power stations

6 Nov 09  Campaigners call carbon markets corrupt

6 Nov 09  Emissions trading doesn’t work, says scientist

6 Nov 09  Forum: Why must New Zealand adopt the limitations of the Australian CPRS, asks EITG's Richard Hayes

30 Oct 09  Sydney drags chain in Asian carbon-hub race

30 Oct 09  Climate change turmoil poses security risks

23 Oct 09  Hide hacks at ETS policy management – tied bill voting more likely

23 Oct 09  Chauvel to energy leaders: ETS changes too generous to last

23 Oct 09  Tourism could be climate victim, UN warns

16 Oct 09  Push to exempt Australian farmers from carbon laws

9 Oct 09  Was National pretending to deal with Labour?

9 Oct 09  Smelter might suffer under Aussie rules

9 Oct 09  COMMENT: Are farmers still denying climate change?

2 Oct 09  Forget ‘cap and trade,’ it's now all about PRI

23 Sep 09  Back our bill, pleads 'proud' climate minister

23 Sep 09  Airlines plan to halve emissions by 2050

23 Sep 09  Shipowners back expensive global trading net

23 Sep 09  EU lists industries exempted from carbon trading

23 Sep 09  FORUM: ETS is farmers' ball and chain

18 Sep 09  No-deals Nats would have gone for a carbon tax

18 Sep 09  IN THE HOUSE: Deal with Maori under scrutiny

14 Sep 09  EXCLUSIVE - The "Dear Lucy" deal e-mail from Labour to National

11 Sep 09  Confident Labour sits in ETS driving seat

11 Sep 09  Sarkozy sets carbon tax to 'save human race'

11 Sep 09  Irish might need cow tax to meet EU targets

11 Sep 09  EU plans fix to carbon tax fraud threat

4 Sep 09  Prepare to pay extra $120 in airfare pollution charges to Europe

4 Sep 09  French carbon tax debate turns toxic for Sarkozy

31 Aug 09  All sectors, all gases the way to go, says ETS report

31 Aug 09  National's best ETS bet is deal with Labour

31 Aug 09  Report lists 34 ways to shape our carbon future

31 Aug 09  Dunne: A middle road through complex issues

31 Aug 09  Farmers: Report is a loaded gun at our heads

21 Aug 09  ETS review body to report next week

21 Aug 09  ETS deal hangs on Key's response to Goff

21 Aug 09  Australia better off with carbon tax, says oil giant

21 Aug 09  Smith hopes ETS will please everyone

14 Aug 09  Business warns extra assistance to emitters could equal another round of tax cuts

14 Aug 09  Copenhagen is 10-times bigger than Kyoto for business

14 Aug 09  How green Denmark got ahead of the pack

10 Aug 09  ANALYSIS: Now it comes down to the ETS deal for agriculture

7 Aug 09  ETS unsettled as NZ packs for Bonn talks

31 Jul 09  France faces internal fight over carbon tax

31 Jul 09  Forum: Cool heads still needed on global warming

31 Jul 09  Costs of emissions cuts most likely overstated - report

31 Jul 09  Business backs 20% emissions cut target

24 Jul 09  Forum: Excluding agriculture from ETS neither principled nor smart

24 Jul 09  Unique online consulation confirms multi-party deal desire

17 Jul 09  Dutch act on tax fraud in carbon market

17 Jul 09  Carbon scheme ripe for fraud, says Aussie expert

17 Jul 09  Japan opposition eyes bolder emissions cuts

10 Jul 09  Accountants the winners as carbon economy grows

10 Jul 09  Let’s get inventing, says climate report

3 Jul 09  Split targets on agenda of Nats-Labour ETS talks

3 Jul 09  Sweden: Learn from our climate change miracle

30 Jun 09  Farmers deserve reward, not tax, says scientist

30 Jun 09  Obama hails climate bill … but has some changes

30 Jun 09  UK wants billions in climate fund for poor countries

26 Jun 09  Australia delays vote on carbon trading

26 Jun 09  US climate bill proponents agree to concessions

23 Jun 09  Kiwi climate system takes Manhatten

23 Jun 09  Climate lobby wants longer ETS review

19 Jun 09  US House may vote on climate bill next week

19 Jun 09  Women leading the charge to cleaner energy

19 Jun 09  Polluters should pay, say Greens

12 Jun 09  NZUs should be staggered, says trading group

12 Jun 09  Swedish PM calls for carbon taxes in Europe

12 Jun 09  Rich countries have ‘moral duty’ to cut emissions

5 Jun 09  New Zealanders support insulation, but split on Budget

2 Jun 09  Forestry owners plead for level playing field

2 Jun 09  Australia points to $200b natural gas-powered recovery

26 May 09  Business leaders vow to set price on carbon

26 May 09  Uncertainty means forest industry taking a beating

26 May 09  Get from A2B on the world’s fastest e-bike

22 May 09  Government cans electric car think-tank

22 May 09  Smith delivers significant pro-ETS policy steer

22 May 09  We'd rather have a tax break, say biofuels producers

19 May 09  Biodiesel industry gets multi-million dollar boost

19 May 09  US lawmakers formally unveil climate change bill

15 May 09  Climate change threatens millions who live off sea

15 May 09  Straterra welcomes tax exemption for oil and gas exploration

12 May 09  Coal’s idea for tiny tax and trees given solid debunking

12 May 09  Air NZ wants carbon price cap in ETS

12 May 09  Japanese ask world: What should we do?

8 May 09  Solid Energy pushes new 'tax and plant' emissions strategy

8 May 09  Aussie officials to visit amid calls to end NZ policy 'chaos'

8 May 09  Landfill operator wants ETS delay for waste

8 May 09  Britain first electric car goes on sale

8 May 09  Road user charges plan penalises diesel cars

5 May 09  Farming groups split on need for ETS

5 May 09  China looking at carbon tax proposals

1 May 09  Top businessman bags carbon trading scheme

28 Apr 09  Minister delays release of ETS risk report

28 Apr 09  Democrats drag feet as US opens major climate talks

24 Apr 09  Obama launches push for green revolution

17 Apr 09  China gears up for green cars push

14 Apr 09  US bank troubles could leave Transpower exposed

14 Apr 09  State governor calls for carbon tax to fight warming

7 Apr 09  Welsh firm claims answer to methane emissions

7 Apr 09  'Polar bear' ministry cuts expected today

7 Apr 09  Happiness is not a Hummer

3 Apr 09  US cap-and-trade bill may pose problems for NZ large emitters

3 Apr 09  G20 will give climate a deal a boost, says UK minister

3 Apr 09  Finland acts to tax low-carbon power producers

3 Apr 09  Airlines fear failure of global climate talks

31 Mar 09  ARC sees back-to-the-future transport solution

31 Mar 09  UN climate plan talks of new world order

27 Mar 09  Follow the Danes on animal tax, say farmers

24 Mar 09  Energy leader calls for carbon tax solution

24 Mar 09  Harmonising Tasman emissions schemes could mean massive losses

24 Mar 09  NZ-UK business group criticises airport taxes

24 Mar 09  Obama invests $2b in plug-in hybrids

24 Mar 09  Carbon trading 'undermined by boom and bust’

20 Mar 09  China rejects US carbon-based import tariff idea

13 Mar 09  Select committee has a chance to get it right

13 Mar 09  US senators attack Obama’s cap-and-trade proposal

13 Mar 09  Angry EU farmers oppose livestock-gas tax

10 Mar 09  Foresters: We've had enough of uncertainty

10 Mar 09  Biofuels bad news for third world, ecologists warn

10 Mar 09  Time right for mass home insulation, says economist

10 Mar 09  Senate to examine Rudd's emissions scheme

6 Mar 09  Smith calls for new report on cost of ETS

3 Mar 09  Key Business NZ manager now minister's ETS kingpin

27 Feb 09  Business group to push for interim green tax

27 Feb 09  Business NZ stance may not give Government support it needs on ETS

27 Feb 09  Obama's commitment to ETS a signal to NZ

24 Feb 09  Green billions fertilise Obama’s economic package

24 Feb 09  Green light for New Zealand’s first Solar City Pilot

20 Feb 09  Rudd ditches inquiry and sticks with emissions plans

17 Feb 09  Britain wants green makeover of all homes

13 Feb 09  ETS review beginning of the end, says Turnbull

13 Feb 09  National quietly dumps two billion dollar Fast Forward fund

10 Feb 09  ‘Enron risk’ high for carbon market, says report

10 Feb 09  Reinstating Labour’s home-insulation plan first step

27 Jan 09  Europe woos US for transatlantic carbon market

27 Jan 09  Leading investors call for US 'green recovery'

23 Jan 09  Mighty River chief takes on carbon management

20 Jan 09  Nats' ETS opinions don't worry me, says Hide

20 Jan 09  Obama has four years to save Earth, says climate expert

20 Jan 09  Defer the ETS to minimise job losses, says MEUG

16 Jan 09  Brownlee's biofuels backdown hurts tallow pioneer

16 Jan 09  No takers with emissions trading review a month away

16 Jan 09  National will have to do better than announce old policy , says Anderton

19 Dec 08  ETS select committee opens for business

19 Dec 08  The new slavery - some say it's time to face up to the curse of oil

19 Dec 08  Biofuels obligation removed

16 Dec 08  Dunne to bar time-wasters from ETS review hearings

16 Dec 08  NZ should be backing geothermal brains, says expert

12 Dec 08  National will have an ETS, says Brownlee

12 Dec 08  Brownlee decision disappoints biofuel makers

12 Dec 08  Government does not support any form of mandatory bio fuel obligation

9 Dec 08  ETS review committee announced

9 Dec 08  Dunne at the helm: We need an ETS quickly

9 Dec 08  UN defends American attack on carbon trading scheme

5 Dec 08  Emissions scheme 'sound', but Treasury issues warning

5 Dec 08  Wait for trading road to clear, foresters told

5 Dec 08  Nader: Why we need a global carbon tax

5 Dec 08  UK airport tax 'reprisal' for NZ stand on food miles

5 Dec 08  Hawaii signs up for electric car network

2 Dec 08  We're risking our clean reputation, says organics chief

2 Dec 08  District council factors in 10% cost of ETS

28 Nov 08  Anxious EMA wants to meet ministers on ETS review

28 Nov 08  Govt mum on position for Poznan

28 Nov 08  Key seeks further talks on UK's passenger tax

28 Nov 08  Why you should know your carbon footprint

25 Nov 08  Don't panic, emissions expert tells NZUs sellers

25 Nov 08  Oil companies hail move to look at carbon tax

25 Nov 08  Economic Development Minister to open Pike River coal mine

21 Nov 08  We're now a joke in Europe, says carbon trader

21 Nov 08  Hold on to your carbon credits, experts advise

21 Nov 08  NZ businesses told: Get used to it, carbon rules

21 Nov 08  Protests follow UK’s first carbon permits auction

21 Nov 08  National already breaking promises on climate change, says Labour

18 Nov 08  NZUs 'dead' as carbon market struggles with confusion

18 Nov 08  ETS delay deal scuppers forestry project worth millions

18 Nov 08  Worried investors back off renewables sector decisions

18 Nov 08  Nats' ETS position changes from promise to preference

18 Nov 08  National reneges on climate change commitments

18 Nov 08  Fundamental change towards government spending

14 Nov 08  Exxon Mobil chief slams Australian ETS modelling

11 Nov 08  Hide stands firm: ETS should be scrapped

11 Nov 08  Ditch ETS and we're in big trouble, say business bosses

11 Nov 08  Time for another look at carbon tax, say farmers

11 Nov 08  Shell chief urges Canadian governments to take control

7 Nov 08  Obama 1: Dark days ahead for fossil fuels

7 Nov 08  New EU states team up against parts of climate plan

4 Nov 08  Steel manufacturer calls for global carbon regime

4 Nov 08  Science, agriculture and New Zealand's future - Anderton

4 Nov 08  Rudd government to go easy on emissions trading scheme

24 Oct 08  Nats' research stance worries wind turbine pioneer

24 Oct 08  Now is the time to get out of Kyoto, says Hide

22 Oct 08  Labour commits to R&D tax credits and Fast Forward

21 Oct 08  WANTED: 10,000 rich investors to boost our country

21 Oct 08  Parker: Nats won't, but we'll answer the questions

21 Oct 08  Environment will wither whoever wins US election

21 Oct 08  New-man Miliband has blueprint for greener UK homes

17 Oct 08  Nats and climate change: The unanswered questions

14 Oct 08  Govt releases rules for emissions reporting

14 Oct 08  We're wasting our wood resource, says biofuel innovator

14 Oct 08  Top economist supports chamber's views on carbon taxes

14 Oct 08  ETS will hinder economic growth, says Kiwi Party

10 Oct 08  Key players ponder Nat's 'unusual' R&D decision

10 Oct 08  Buffett makes a bid for power - that's our power

7 Oct 08  Major players say no to carbon price-cap proposal

7 Oct 08  Time for green thinking on the economy, say Greens

3 Oct 08  Asian coal demand gives longer life to Stockton mine

3 Oct 08  'Hard year' nearly halves Meridian profit

3 Oct 08  Tax cuts eaten into by emissions trading

30 Sep 08  Big emitters play the waiting game with ETS

23 Sep 08  EU offers first analysis of carbon leakage risk

19 Sep 08  FUTURE AMERICA: What the candidates say about emissions and climate change

19 Sep 08  FORUM: Is the door open for a carbon tax?

12 Sep 08  Disappointed farmers vow to fight on ... but how?

12 Sep 08  REACTION: Greens: ETS a first step, time for some big strides now

12 Sep 08  LETTER: Bad news for Ngai Tahu

9 Sep 08  Govt all talk and no action, says vehicle emissions group

9 Sep 08  Biofuels decision upsets Nats' environment spokesman

2 Sep 08  ETS bill a good compromise - CTU

2 Sep 08  Call for funding for trials of alternative fertilisers on farms around lakes

2 Sep 08  Urban development discussion document published

29 Aug 08  ETS DEALS: What the Greens and NZ First got changed

29 Aug 08  New report lists advantages of scrapping fossil fuel subsidies

26 Aug 08  ANALYSIS: How we can live without cars

22 Aug 08  Pass the ETS, greens, unions and business tell politicians

19 Aug 08  Public happier with Personal Carbon Trading, study shows

5 Aug 08  Airlines under pressure to reduce freighter flight emissions

1 Aug 08  Biofuels player pulls $100m plug on New Zealand plant

1 Aug 08  ANALYSIS: Show faith in our emerging biofuels industry

1 Aug 08  BP: What it says over there - and here

1 Aug 08  South Africa vows to shift energy policy from coal to nuclear

29 Jul 08  BREAKING NEWS: Government calls for tough CDM regime

22 Jul 08  Public wants help with ETS costs, survey shows

22 Jul 08  Fertiliser companies' carbon move could cost consumers

18 Jul 08  Maori Party sticks to polluters-should-pay stance on ETS fuel plans

18 Jul 08  Long-haul airlines to get carbon relief from Europe

18 Jul 08  Canadian premiers squabble over climate change action

16 Jul 08  Australia announces all-gases and almost-all sectors ETS

16 Jul 08  REACTION: Green Paper gives cold comfort to those wanting to delay emissions trading

16 Jul 08  REACTION: NZ emission scheme should pick up some Aussie ideas, say forest owners

16 Jul 08  Acting on climate change: towards an Australian carbon pollution reduction scheme

15 Jul 08  World won't buy ETS dream, top economist tells Aussies

11 Jul 08  Roundtable: NZIER survey confirms ETS proposals lack support

8 Jul 08  Did the ETS really cause big business to leak?: the Dutch evidence

8 Jul 08  Japan summit to test G8 leaders on climate change, world economy and security

8 Jul 08  Braver than Kiwis, British Columbians start paying carbon tax on fuel

8 Jul 08  Seoul aims for voluntary compliance with greenhouse gas protocols

4 Jul 08  Dissenters will support ETS if it's law, minutes show

4 Jul 08  British Columbians pay more for petrol as carbon tax kicks in

1 Jul 08  Get on with it, unions tell business and politicians

1 Jul 08  OPINION: CTU economist Peter Conway on the ETS

27 Jun 08  Report underestimates benefits of increased forestry planting, say forest owners

27 Jun 08  Airlines should pay tax on emissions, Branson says

24 Jun 08  No local biofuel under proposed law - manufacturers

24 Jun 08  Poll shock: Most Britons doubt cause of climate change

20 Jun 08  Lights out - Japan acts to cut hours of convenience stores

20 Jun 08  Call to Suspend Motorway Projects

20 Jun 08  Emissions Trading Scheme Proves to be Trojan Horse

18 Jun 08  Extreme low hydro inflows reduces TrustPower's profit outlook

18 Jun 08  Heavy emitters: ETS bill changes not sufficient

16 Jun 08  National's full minitory report on ETS bill

13 Jun 08  No carbon invoices, says Hyde

13 Jun 08  Forestry owners: Ministers claim of liabilities warning not true

13 Jun 08  ARC calls on Aucklanders to help save energy

12 Jun 08  ACT working on individual carbon tax?

12 Jun 08  Push for wider use of geothermal energy, using "low heat" resources

11 Jun 08  Japan embraces emissions trading - trial scheme to launch

11 Jun 08  First personal carbon trading scheme launches

11 Jun 08  Clark "personally responsible" for shocking deforestation data - Kyoto Forestry Association

9 Jun 08  US cap and trade bill dies in the Senate

9 Jun 08  McCain: cap and trade will change the dynamic of US economy

6 Jun 08  Heavy emitters must pray NZ doesn't follow Obama's ETS plan

5 Jun 08  Progress on new climate change deal "extremely disconcerting" says UN leader

5 Jun 08  PM: Significant risks to export industries without ETS and sustainability

4 Jun 08  Anderton weighs into Greens again: Are they Arthur or Martha on dairy prices?

4 Jun 08  Australian Minister talks on ETS and fuel prices

3 Jun 08  Forum assures committee: parliamentary process is parliamentary process

3 Jun 08  Key reveals thoughts on "bastardised" ETS scheme to student blogger

3 Jun 08  NZ solar efforts look small compared with EU's strong sector growth

29 May 08  Farmers: Green move to get agriculture into ETS early "not a runner"

29 May 08  Brtish Gas wants NZ as green test bench

29 May 08  Dunne lines himself up for an anti-ETS bill vote, or a household protector victory

28 May 08  EU Parliament committee votes overnight for tougher aviation ETS regime

28 May 08  ACT: climate change a "pup" but let's have a tax

26 May 08  Forum heads to the select committee

26 May 08  Dunne does a dance on ETS costs to households

26 May 08  Continued tax incentives for renewables expected to boost growth 20%

23 May 08  Fiscal forecast: ETS will lose Govt $121m net in first commitment period

23 May 08  Dunne: More than tax cuts needed for households to counter ETS price rises

23 May 08  Australia debates leaving petrol out of ETS

23 May 08  Cullen quizzed on multi-billion ETS surplus from sale of credits

22 May 08  ANALYSIS: National delivers heavy emitting friends into tougher hands

22 May 08  Rural internet use jumps 97% in April as fuel prices rise

21 May 08  Smith: Labour needs to come clean on multi-billion dollar ETS windfall profits

21 May 08  Governor vetos third bid to expand Kansas coal plant

21 May 08  EMA applauds plan to "pause" ETS

19 May 08  Regulating greenhouse gases will generate a lot of money -- who should get it?

16 May 08  ETS will trim Kyoto bill $909 million, pushes Key further out on policy tightrope

16 May 08  US shows huge jump in wind installations

15 May 08  Water emerges as climate change priority in Australia

14 May 08  McCain outlines plan to confront climate change

14 May 08  Spain dishes out $90m to help poor African countries

13 May 08  Rio Tinto joins 'capital strike' game, says union leader

13 May 08  Business decision makers back emissions trading

13 May 08  Aussie Budget tipped to deliver massive boost in climate change spending

13 May 08  The Business Roundtable writes

12 May 08  Nats deny any ETS deal with Government

12 May 08  Can National really make the tough calls on climate change?

9 May 08  New poll: Kiwis like ETS delays but want heavy emitters to pay now

9 May 08  Government disputes $80b 'carbon tax' windfall claim

9 May 08  ANALYSIS: Will Don Elder today spell out his dream for New Zealand?

9 May 08  Brits clash with Europe over carbon permit revenue

8 May 08  Changes to Kyoto last straw for forest owners

8 May 08  Worried companies coming clean on carbon

8 May 08  EPA experts cast doubts on greenhouse gas emissions trading

8 May 08  Greenpeace: Don't subsidise polluting industries

8 May 08  Government confused over transport – Sustainable Energy Forum

7 May 08  Pandering, polluting, unprincipled – and popular

7 May 08  Dutch mull over specific greenhouse gases for taxation

6 May 08  Food exporters need help measuring carbon footprint

5 May 08  Nation’s biggest newspaper comes out for Forum advice on emissions trading scheme

1 May 08  NZIER sets cat among political pigeons

1 May 08  Parker: Emissions trading 'effective and affordable'

1 May 08  Political realities mean emissions scheme phase in slower than desirable

1 May 08  Now a home which can feed the national grid

29 Apr 08  ANALYSIS: At last commonsense leadership on the ETS is heard above vested interest

29 Apr 08  Climate Change Leadership Forum backs emissions trading scheme

23 Apr 08  Quebec sets cuts and signs up for carbon credit market

22 Apr 08  KPMG: Tax consequences of being “green”

21 Apr 08  Labour’s credibility on climate change dies with latest figures

17 Apr 08  EU officials investigate competitiveness issues arising from ETS plan

16 Apr 08  Government working on eco claim system, Mallard may look at new accord on packaging

14 Apr 08  EXCLUSIVE: 'Surprise' MAF report shows some farms will profit from ETS

14 Apr 08  No need for NZ to drag feet on biofuels

11 Apr 08  EXCLUSIVE: $18b windfall for NZ government from ETS

11 Apr 08  Australian exchange reveals it will compete with TZ1

9 Apr 08  No government plans for carbon import tariff – yet

8 Apr 08  The scrap is still on over who gets new $10m a year waste tax revenue

7 Apr 08  UK Trade Minister: tariffs threat could gain momentum if market doesn’t work

4 Apr 08  Climate change "motorway" to higher value production

3 Apr 08  Report: Carbon tariffs on China could drive industry back to US

3 Apr 08  Consultation on climate change measures continues

3 Apr 08  GHGPC: Emissions Trading - at what cost?

2 Apr 08  No emissions trading revenue windfall for NZ

1 Apr 08  Insolvency threatens Maori forest owners

1 Apr 08  No need for NZ to drag feet on biofuels

1 Apr 08  Family Party to oppose carbon tax

31 Mar 08  Air miles, buy-local campaigns “insidious, sinister”

31 Mar 08  Roger Kerr: Saving the Planet Must Not Cost the Earth

31 Mar 08  Bollard: ETS will add to headline inflation

27 Mar 08  Call for emissions revenue to fund tax cuts

27 Mar 08  NZ emissions trading regulations - what's in store

26 Mar 08  Transpower announces half-year result - operating surplus down $23.6m

26 Mar 08  Meridian half-year profit $94 million - $175 million special dividend

26 Mar 08  Half year loss but Solid Energy forecasts profitability for full year

25 Mar 08  Cut company tax to 25%, Aussies plead

20 Mar 08  Self-assessment the Kiwi ETS maxim

20 Mar 08  What the media didn't tell you about Air New Zealand's Shanghai Cabin Crew

19 Mar 08  Could Clark deliver a personal climate change tax credit?

19 Mar 08  Smith: Chainsaw massacre continues unabated

19 Mar 08  CARBON NEWS FORUM: BP Chief Executive - Action needed now to smooth transition to low carbon economy

18 Mar 08  Forestry offsetting gains "overwhelming" support

17 Mar 08  Government’s bio-fuel bubble fit to burst

17 Mar 08  Bio fuel makers: vaibility seriously at risk

17 Mar 08  EU pumps up minimum taxes for diesel to equal petrol

17 Mar 08  EU e-affirms 20% GHG cut by 2020, new energy source goals

12 Mar 08  Corporate tax group's views on treatment of New Zealand emission trading units

12 Mar 08  Climate Change natural - unstoppable

12 Mar 08  Global Carbon Credits: Act to avoid carbon tax

12 Mar 08  Rabobank's annual Ag report: fine balance needed on climate change

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