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Time is running out – NZ scientists say why limiting global warming to 2degC is important

Peter Griffin posted in on December 7th, 2011.

As delegates at the United Nations climate change conference in Durban, South Africa, negotiate what — if any — binding agreement replaces the Kyoto Protocol on global warming, New Zealand experts have set out why it is crucial that nations rise to the challenge of limiting global warming to 2degC. Though the previous Copenhagen and […]

Climate change, New Zealand and Durban

John Kerr posted in on December 1st, 2011.

This week representatives from around the world are meeting in Durban, South Africa for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. In today’s New Zealand Herald, economics editor Brian Fallow explores the issues surrounding the convention and what it could mean for New Zealand. An excerpt (read in full here): Durban acid test for […]

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