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Posts Tagged ‘ Emissions Trading Scheme ’

Used car price hike fear drives panic buying

Feb 16th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Average car prices rose 29% between 2005 and 2011.



Rongotai demands action on child poverty

Nov 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Crowd raises issues at final candidates meeting.



Price pressure will change our energy use

Jul 2nd, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Government minister says ETS similar to tobacco tax.



Capital’s carbon zero – gone by lunchtime

Apr 20th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Lead Story, Student Features

Wellington City declared it would be a leader in the battle against climate change but its carbon-zero goal is unrealistic, the mayor now admits.
NewsWire reporter PAUL McBETH continues his investigation.



City’s carbon zero target up in air

Mar 4th, 2009 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Wellington city may rethink carbon neutral target.



Why virtual silence about climate change during election?

Nov 14th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Opinion

OPINION: Greens made little noise about climate change during the election campaign. Will they speak up when new coalition government tries to weaken emissions trading scheme, asks ANNE CORNISH.



Labour’s plan to meet our Kyoto commitment

Oct 20th, 2008 | By | Category: Features

SARAH CODDINGTON looks at party policy behind Labour’s climate change initiative.



Emissions law needed minor party support to scrape through

Oct 14th, 2008 | By | Category: Features

Labour needed every vote it could cobble together to get the emissions trading scheme into law. LAURA FRYKBERG and JENNY MEYER look at the minor parties’ role.



Many lobbies had a finger in emissions trading pie

Oct 13th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

A HOST of lobby groups has pressured the Government about the emissions trading scheme. KRISTINA KEOGH and MELISSA KINEALY find out who they are and what they wanted from the new legislation.



What Government’s new emissions trading law actually says

Oct 9th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, News

ANNE CORNISH analyses the Climate Change Response (Emissions Trading) Amendment Act 2008 and explains how it will affect us all. (Picture: David Wall).



Media coverage of emissions trading legislation was patchy

Oct 6th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, News

What kind of attention did the ETS get from media in the immediate lead-up to last month’s legislation? NewsWire reporters look at coverage in the week preceding the Act.