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UN: New Zealand Lacks Credibility On Emissions Reduction

A United Nations review has found a large credibility gap between New Zealand’s target for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 and the measures in place to achieve it.  “It could find no plan for two-thirds or more of what is required to meet the target,” said Sustainability Council’s executive director, Simon Terry. “And it…

Cancun Climate Talks – All Hot Air?

“After two weeks of sometimes fraught negotiations, finally agreement was reached in the small hours of Saturday morning. Every country – bar Bolivia – agreed a new package of measures to tackle global warming. Bolivia has come in for some strong criticism for standing alone for a strong and fair international agreement to tackle climate…