16th May 2022 Climate Change / Emissions
The govt wants to accelerate the decarbonisation of freight and encourage the use of more electric trucks.
Climate Change Minister James Shaw has unveiled New Zealand’s first three emissions budgets, calling them “another milestone on the journey toward a zero-carbon future”.
Reducing the use of fuel for manufacturing helped cut New Zealand’s emissions, according to the Greenhouse Gas Inventory report from the Ministry for the Environment.
The latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change makes it clear that a plan to cut emissions is needed now, according to Minister of Climate Change James Shaw.
Beef + Lamb New Zealand is urging the government to put limits on the ability of fossil fuel companies to plant trees on productive farmland.
Beef + Lamb New Zealand lays out its alternatives to the government’s emissions trading scheme.
Synlait Milk has reset its 2018 inaugural emissions reduction targets.