The Government has reached an historic consensus with farming leaders to implement
farm-level pricing of climate change emissions from the agriculture sector by 2025;
signalling a strong commitment from the Government and farming leadership to cooperate ...
A s a rule, expectations tend to be as low about Wellington weather as they are
about the workings of central government – which makes this place such an ideal
choice as the nation’s seat of power. After all, the subtext of “You can’t ...
120 Youth MPs and 20 Youth Press Gallery members have gathered in Wellington to attend
the two-day Youth Parliament event which gets underway today, says Hon Peeni Henare,
Minister for Youth and Chairperson of the Youth Parliament Multi-Party Steering Committee ...
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters will travel to
Washington D.C. today for talks with senior members of the US Administration, and
to attend the Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom. “The United States is a ...
When the Reserve Bank sought feedback on its plans to require the country’s major
banks to raise their capital reserves (so that the banking system could survive a
crisis in future without a taxpayer bailout and without raiding the deposit accounts ...
July 17 (BusinessDesk) - Accelerating the take-up of electricity for transport and
industry will require more gas-fired generation to be kept in the system for longer,
projections by the Interim Climate Change Committee show.
The independent Interim Climate Change Committee’s report Action on agricultural
emissions was released today by the Minister for Climate Change, Hon James Shaw and
the Minister of Agriculture, Hon Damien O’Connor.
Farmers will have mixed feelings towards today’s announcement that pricing of agriculture
emissions is likely to be deferred until 2025, National’s Climate Change spokesperson
Todd Muller says. “National has always held the view that agriculture should only ...