New Zealand finally includes agriculture in ETS

THE Petroleum Exploration and Production Association of New Zealand has welcomed the government’s move to reduce emissions from farms as part of its Emissions Trading Scheme, first launched in 2008 and updated this week to include the agricultural sector. 

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PEPANZ has published a series of reports arguing the agricultural sector is responsible for more emissions than oil and gas

It has long suggested the huge agricultural industry contributes more to emissions in the Land of the Long White Cloud than the nation's small and getting smaller hydrocarbon industry.