All gases target favoured in emissions scheme submissions

Gavin Evans
Thu, 04 Oct 2018

By Gavin Evans Oct. 4 (BusinessDesk) - Submitters on the government’s Carbon Zero Bill favour an all gases target but many were split on what that should look like. About 58 percent of roughly 3,000 unique submitters – excluding templates from groups including Greenpeace, Generation Zero and Forest & Bird – backed a target that would potentially include all greenhouse gases, including methane and nitrous oxide. About 22 percent favoured a target that was net-zero by 2050 for long-lived gases - like carbon dioxide – but aimed to stabili...

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