Local Government Magazine

Category : Environment

Environment

Emissions in remission

Ruth LePla
Local authorities are uniting to push for urgent and more ambitious government action to address the effects of climate change. Ann Smith tracks three local...
Awards Environment

Councils inspire in EECA Awards

Ruth LePla
A pioneer of sustainable development, a business partnership that’s converting landfill emissions into electricity, and some solar-powered toilets, were among the local government success stories...
Environment

Best ways to co-govern natural resources

Ruth LePla
As debate continues to hot up around who “owns”, controls and manages New Zealand’s natural resources, the Office of the Auditor-General (OAG) has released a...