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ETS Might Head Back To Parliament, Labour MP Says

ETS Might Head Back To Parliament, Labour MP Says
Wellington, Dec 7 NZPA - The emissions trading scheme (ETS) might head back to the drawing board next year due to unforeseen international developments, Labour spokesperson on climate change Charles Chauvel predicts.

Key Says He Hopes Copenhagen Will Make A Difference

Key Says He Hopes Copenhagen Will Make A Difference
Wellington, Dec 3 NZPA - Prime Minister John Key says he did a U-turn about going to the climate change conference in Copenhagen because he believes gathering political momentum could mean the presence of leaders could make a difference to the outcome.

NZ Should See Whether Aussie Loan Shark Caps Work

NZ Should See Whether Aussie Loan Shark Caps Work
Wellington, Nov 26 NZPA - New Zealand should wait and see whether Australia moves to set a maximum interest rate that loan sharks can charge, MPs were told today.

ETS Won't Last, Greens Say

ETS Won't Last, Greens Say
Wellington, Nov 26 NZPA - The emissions trading scheme which is now in law won't survive for long in its present form, the Green Party says.

Emissions Trading Scheme Passed Into Law On 63-58 Vote

Emissions Trading Scheme Passed Into Law On 63-58 Vote
By Peter Wilson of NZPA Wellington, Nov 25 NZPA - The Government's emissions trading scheme was passed into law today after months of controversy and two days of debate under urgency in Parliament.

Parliament Passes ETS Bill

Parliament Passes ETS Bill
Wellington, Nov 25 NZPA - The bill that sets up the Government's new emissions trading scheme was passed into law today on a 63-58 vote in Parliament.

Govt Starts The Long Process To Pass ETS Bill

Govt Starts The Long Process To Pass ETS Bill
By Peter Wilson of NZPA Wellington, Nov 24 NZPA - Labour and the Greens have fought the first battle in a war they will lose before the week is out against the Government's emissions trading scheme.

Peter Wilson: Narrow Majority For An Important Bill

Peter Wilson: Narrow Majority For An Important Bill
On Tuesday this week, if the Government gets what it wants, the bill that sets up a modified emissions trading scheme (ETS) will be back in Parliament under urgency.

ETS Deal Close But Not Yet Finalised Says Govt

ETS Deal Close But Not Yet Finalised Says Govt
Wellington, Nov 22 NZPA - Reports the Maori Party and National have concluded a deal over emissions trading scheme (ETS) legislation are exaggerated, says Climate Change Minister Nick Smith.

Rough Passage Ahead For Govt's Climate Change Bill

Rough Passage Ahead For Govt's Climate Change Bill
Wellington, Nov 17 NZPA - The Government is going to have to fight to get its modified emissions trading scheme through Parliament after a select committee stalemate and arguments over whether it will cost taxpayers more than $100 billion.

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