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Emissions

Food, freight, fuel focus for F&B in govt’s Emissions Reduction Plan 16th May 2022 /

Food, freight, fuel focus for F&B in govt’s Emissions Reduction Plan

The govt wants to accelerate the decarbonisation of freight and encourage the use of more electric trucks.


Govt sets first three emissions budgets 9th May 2022 /

Govt sets first three emissions budgets

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”.


Less fuel use in manufacturing helps reduce emissions 13th April 2022 /

Less fuel use in manufacturing helps reduce emissions

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.


IPCC report confirms case for emissions reduction plan – Shaw 6th April 2022 /

IPCC report confirms case for emissions reduction plan – Shaw

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.


Further govt action needed on land use limits – B+LNZ 18th March 2022 /

Further govt action needed on land use limits – B+LNZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand is urging the government to put limits on the ability of fossil fuel companies to plant trees on productive farmland.


Watch: How alternative ag-emissions pricing works 18th February 2022 /

Watch: How alternative ag-emissions pricing works

Beef + Lamb New Zealand lays out its alternatives to the government’s emissions trading scheme.


Synlait tightens emissions targets 30th April 2021 /

Synlait tightens emissions targets

Synlait Milk has reset its 2018 inaugural emissions reduction targets.