Carbon report: Plant native trees, save cash

23/04/2017

Jamie Morton reports in the NZ Herald:

The case to plant more native forests to off-set emissions has been again pushed in another major research report - and this time, researchers say businesses could benefit.

Wellington-based Motu Economic and Public Policy Research's report suggests establishing native forests is an environmentally and economically attractive way to decrease the risk for those high-emitting companies, who could face a carbon market where prices soar as high as NZ$270 per unit. More...