Business report from climate change

October 2003
NZ Business;Oct2003, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the emission units offered by the New Zealand government as incentive to projects that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions during the first commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol (2008-2012). Number of emission units offered; Prices for the emission units; Information on the types of projects likely to qualify for the units.


Related Articles

  • Kyoto from the Canadian youth perspective. Koernig, Karun // Consumer Policy Review;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p137 

    Canada has been both a visible and vocal proponent of the Kyoto Protocol; however, the reality is that Canada's record on reducing greenhouse gas emissions thus far has been both dismal and disappointing. With the recent dismantling of Canada's climate change programs, it appears that Canada has...

  • The Economic Effects of Border Measures in Subglobal Climate Agreements. Babiker, Mustafa H.; Rutherford, Thomas F. // Energy Journal;2005, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p99 

    The Kyoto agreement as originally drafted sought to mitigate anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions through policy measures by most industrialized countries. It now seems likely that the agreement will be ratified and implemented without the participation of the United States. Any emissions...

  • Does Distribution Matter? Efficiency, Equity and Flexibility in Greenhouse Gas Abatement. Stephan, Gunter; M├╝ller-F├╝rstenberger, Georg // Environmental & Resource Economics;Jan2004, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p87 

    This paper analyses banking and borrowing ofcarbon emission rights within the framework ofa simple, integrated assessment model. Breaking the world economy in just two regionsit will be shown: (1) Increasing intertemporal flexibility in greenhouse gasabatement through banking and borrowing...

  • Climate Policies and Induced Technological Change: Which to Choose, the Carrot or the Stick? Kverndokk, Snorre; Rosendahl, Knut; Rutherford, Thomas F. // Environmental & Resource Economics;Jan2004, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p21 

    Policies to reduce emissions of greenhousegases such as CO2, will affect the rate andpattern of technological change in alternativeenergy supply and other production processes.Imperfections in markets for non-pollutingtechnologies imply that a decentralised economydoes not deliver a socially...

  • Report Casts Doubt on Geosequestration Claims.  // Australasian Science;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p9 

    Deals with the need to reduce greenhouse emissions in Australia. Potential of carbon dioxide capture and storage technology to reduce greenhouse emissions in the country; Problems associated with the use of geosequestration technology in greenhouse gas abatement.

  • EU emissions rise again.  // Ecologist;Jul2003, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p9 

    Reports the rise in greenhouse gas emissions in European Union countries as of August 2003. Condition under the Kyoto Protocol.

  • Coming up short. Geiselman, Bruce // Waste News;3/31/2008, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p1 

    The article informs that according to report prepared by environmental groups, New England states are not on track to meet targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions that governors announced in 2001. The governors in 2001 announced a commitment to reduce the region's emissions of greenhouse...

  • China, India take part in greenhouse gas summit. Truini, Joe // Waste News;1/16/2006, Vol. 11 Issue 20, p1 

    The article reports that the world's largest countries, corporations and polluters met last week to begin talks on curbing greenhouse emissions from some of the planet's most carbon-intensive industries. The inaugural meeting of the Asia-Pacific Partnership for Clean Development and Climate...

  • Think global, act local. Milne, Roger // Utility Week;4/8/2005, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p14 

    Criticizes the British government for its failure to curb the rising greenhouse gas emissions in the country. Increase of greenhouse gas emissions in the country in 2004; Possibility that the country could fail to meet its Kyoto Protocol commitments by 2012; Plan by the government to reduce 20...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics