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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Environment articles  Environment
    Germany is shutting down its coal industry for good, so far without sacking a single worker
     19 February 2020
    Germany is doing what Australia says it can't — shutting down every coal mine and coal-fired power plant in the country. But there's a cost.
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    The Government's allocating up to two-million-dollars to help parts of drought-stricken Northland
    18 Feb: The Government's allocating up to two-million-dollars to help parts of drought-stricken Northland... more
    Southland's state of emergency will be lifted this afternoon
    18 Feb: Southland's state of emergency will be lifted this afternoon... more
    A world first -- as New Zealand successfully eradicates the pea weevil
    17 Feb: A world first -- as New Zealand successfully eradicates the pea weevil... more
    MetService has cranked up the urgency of its message to the South Island
    16 Feb: MetService has cranked up the urgency of its message to the South Island... more
    Southern parts of the South Island are in for another wet spell, from the remnants of Cyclone Uesi
    16 Feb: Southern parts of the South Island are in for another wet spell, from the remnants of Cyclone Uesi... more
    The weather looks like getting messy again today, for people in the lower part of the South Island
    16 Feb: The weather looks like getting messy again today, for people in the lower part of the South Island... more
    Officers are being praised after uncovering an illegal paua operation
    15 Feb: Officers are being praised after uncovering an illegal paua operation... more
    An investigator is heading out to the hills of Otira this morning, after a fire on the West Coast
    15 Feb: An investigator is heading out to the hills of Otira this morning, after a fire on the West Coast... more
    ...meanwhile, several Tasman reserves are closed because of the high fire risk
    15 Feb: ...meanwhile, several Tasman reserves are closed because of the high fire risk... more

     Most Popular Recent Environment News
     03 Feb: Heavy rain has cut power and roads in South Westland - and there's more rain to come ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
     01 Feb: More Nelson reserves may be closed in the coming weeks - if the weather stays hot and dry ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
     03 Feb: Heavy rain's still affecting the West Coast with more on the way throughout the day +++++++++++++++++++++++++++
     11 Feb: More Nelson reserves are being closed in response to the hot, dry weather +++++++++++++++++++
     14 Feb: A magnitude 4.4 earthquake was felt in Seddon this morning +++++++++++++++
     15 Feb: An investigator is heading out to the hills of Otira this morning, after a fire on the West Coast +++++++++++++
     19 Feb: Germany is shutting down its coal industry for good, so far without sacking a single worker ++++++

     Environment NewsLinks
      28 Feb: Bluegreens to set environment agenda for 2020 (voxy.co.nz)
      28 Feb: Waikato farms put focus on environment for future generation (Stuff.co.nz)
      28 Feb: Climate change: pressure on big investors to act on environment (BBCWorld)
      27 Feb: Online shopping can be worse for the environment than driving to a store (CNN)
      26 Feb: Orc to request ministerial 'call in' of upcoming plan changes (voxy.co.nz)
      26 Feb: Waikato regional council prosecutes matamata district council over discharge (Stuff.co.nz)
      26 Feb: Proposed new measures to improve aotearoa’s air quality (voxy.co.nz)
      26 Feb: Government moves to ban old-style wood and coal-fueled burners to improve air quality (NZ Herald)
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