Poll-leading NZ Labour would ease agriculture into ETS, softening impact

Published 09:45 on September 8, 2017  /  Last updated at 17:58 on September 8, 2017  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

The New Zealand Labour party, which is pulling further ahead in election polls, said it would hand out almost all of agriculture’s carbon permits for free initially, likely dampening the impact of bringing the nation’s biggest-emitting sector into the ETS.

The New Zealand Labour party, which is pulling further ahead in election polls, said it would hand out almost all of agriculture’s carbon permits for free initially, likely dampening the impact of bringing the nation’s biggest-emitting sector into the ETS.

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