Zero Carbon Bill passes New Zealand parliament

NEW ZEALAND’s parliament unanimously passed a Bill requiring the country to reduce its carbon emissions to net zero by 2050.

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Both the centre-right National opposition and minor parties joined the Labor government in voting the Bill through the house, despite proposed amendments failing.