NZ’s Climate Change Targets, Projections and Liabilities

  • 8 December 2014

New Zealand plans to meet existing commitments to reduce emissions largely through creative carbon accounting.  It will make a third emissions pledge in 2015 and the Treasury advises the bill could range from $3 billion to $52 billion.   Read the [...]

Pressure Mounting on NZ for Real Emissions Reductions

  • 20 November 2014

After many years focused on creative accounting, New Zealand is facing pressure to deliver emission reduction results. Things are different partly because the two biggest carbon polluters, the US and China, last week pledged to do something meaningful - though [...]