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CLC and SBC welcome inquiry into bipartisan adaptation framework

CLC and SBC welcome inquiry into bipartisan adaptation framework

SBC and CLC welcome Friday’s announcement from Government around a bipartisan inquiry into an enduring climate adaptation framework for New Zealand, which is consistent with the recommendations we have made in our pre-election policy priorities paper. “Such a...

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CLC and SBC welcome inquiry into bipartisan adaptation framework

Stuff joins global climate change coverage

The world’s media are taking a strong stance on climate change coverage.

Covering Climate Change is bringing together over 60 media organisations around the world, including Stuff, to reframe climate change coverage.

CLC and SBC welcome inquiry into bipartisan adaptation framework

Gisborne CEOs join climate change fight

Two of Gisborne’s biggest organisations have committed to tackling the “climate crisis” by reducing greenhouse gas emissions through the Climate Leaders Coalition. Established in July 2018, the coalition (CLC) includes some of New Zealand’s largest businesses, which collectively account for 60 percent of the country’s greenhouse gas emissions

CLC and SBC welcome inquiry into bipartisan adaptation framework

SkyCity to put climate change guide in hotel rooms alongside Gideons’ Bibles

SkyCity is putting a copy of the world’s most celebrated guide to reversing climate change in each of its hotel rooms.

Chief executive Graeme Stephens referred to the book as the “new Gideons’ Bible” while speaking at the first anniversary of the Climate Leaders Coalition, which is a group of more than 100 large companies aiming to make their businesses climate-friendly.

CLC and SBC welcome inquiry into bipartisan adaptation framework

IAG/IPSOS Poll – Kiwi concern grows about climate change

IAG New Zealand has released the results of its second annual survey of how New Zealanders view climate change.

The poll found that the number of Kiwis who feel the issue of climate change is important to them personally has grown to 79 per cent, from 72 per cent last year.

Sixty-nine per cent said that they have become more concerned about climate change over the past few years – up from 60 per cent.

CLC and SBC welcome inquiry into bipartisan adaptation framework

Business heavyweights up their climate change pledge

A coalition of companies making up nearly two thirds of New Zealand’s gross emissions has upped its pledge to combat climate change, as it reports taking an equivalent 264,000 cars off the road since it launched one year ago.

The Climate Leaders Coalition – including major business players like Fonterra, Sanford, Air New Zealand, Spark, Kiwirail, The Warehouse Group and Westpac – marked its one-year anniversary today by releasing a snapshot of its progress.

CLC and SBC welcome inquiry into bipartisan adaptation framework

Waste Management backs new Climate Leaders Coalition pledge

Waste Management NZ Limited is marking the first anniversary of The Climate Leaders Coalition by reaffirming its commitment to curb global warming.

The company, New Zealand’s leading resource recovery, recycling and waste management provider, is signing a new pledge announced today by the Climate Leaders Coalition.