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Gareth Hughes responds to Smith on fracking

John Kerr posted in on August 22nd, 2012.

Last week MP Nick Smith wrote an opinion piece on fracking which featured in several newspapers. Now Green MP Gareth Hughes has written a rebuttal for the New Zealand Herald. An excerpt (read in full here): Gareth Hughes: Fracking not a sensible choice for NZ Former Environment Minister Nick Smith needs to get his fracking […]

ETS’ impact on agriculture discussed

Peter Griffin posted in on November 18th, 2010.

Radio New Zealand’s Morning Report looks at the ETS, which is still causing concern amongst many of the country’s farmers. However climate change campaigners say that  not including farmers in the ETS could harm New Zealand’s competitive edge, and Climate Change Minister Nick Smith responds to critics of the Scheme.  Government has, however, said that […]

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