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Clean green New Zealand….. yeah right.

Original Plans Earlier this year [February 2007] the Prime Minister [Helen Clark] has set for us the target of becoming… Read More

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Red light for schools’ green projects

New Zealand Herald, 15 June 2009 Teacher aides who help children learn about recycling, saving water and growing their own… Read More

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Air-quality deadlines may be extended

New Zealand Herald, 11 June 2009 The Government may extend its deadline to meet air quality guidelines because cities and… Read More

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Green Building Materials Market to Jump to $571B by 2013

From Earth2Tech, Justin Moresco, 10 June 2009 Cement and lumber will never be as sexy as an electric sports car,… Read More

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Toxic dumping probe after playground scare

New Zealand Herald, 10 June 2009 Environment Minister Nick Smith is promising another look into where toxic chemicals might have… Read More

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Business wary of green practices that hurt profits

New Zealand Herald, 9 June 2009 Privately-owned New Zealand businesses score poorly compared to overseas counterparts in their willingness to… Read More

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Ban on GE imports welcomed

New Zealand Herald, 8 June 2009 A High Court decision to block applications to import and develop genetically engineered material… Read More

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10 Monitoring Tools Bringing Smart Energy Home

Written by Katie Fehrenbacher, 14 April 2009 from earth2tech Thanks to funds from the stimulus package and renewed attention to… Read More

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Companies Not Prepared For Looming Carbon Regulation

Katie Fehrenbacher, 3 June 2009 U.S. carbon regulation is looming, but many large publicly traded companies will be caught with… Read More

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Japanese Convenience Stores Look to Introduce PV Systems, Electric Cars

Hideyoshi Kume, Nikkei Electronics, 2 June 2009 The Japan Franchise Association (JFA) announced its plans to introduce solar power generation… Read More

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