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Media releases and news items relevant to the carboNZero programme and certified clients

Media releases

Title Date  
Wellington City leading by example on monitoring emissions 9/12/2015  
MWH Achieves CEMARS Certification 26/10/2015  
ZEALANDIA awarded carboNZero certification 16/10/2015  
Toyota Logistics Get Greener 25/06/2015  
NZTE Capability Development Voucher Scheme. 16/06/2015  
CHEP New Zealand Receives CEMARS Certification As Part Of Global Commitment To Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions 1/12/2014  
Counties Manukau Health Providing Sustainable Healthcare 21/11/2014  
World’s First carboNZero certified battery released in NZ 18/08/2014  
Wellington Zoo carboNZero Certified Second Year in a Row 10/07/2014  
Sudima Auckland Airport First carboNZero certified Hotel in NZ 25/06/2014  
New Energy Performance Improvement Programme For NZ Business 22/05/2014  
Auckland Museum cuts carbon emission by 50 percent 25/03/2014  
Holiday Office Closure -- Enviro-Mark Solutions 13/12/2013  
Brother (NZ) Achieves carboNZero Certification 26/11/2013  
Skanska celebrates at Edie Sustainability Leaders Awards 2013 22/11/2013  
Merger creates large environmental certification business 1/07/2013  
Wellington Zoo First Zoo in the World to Achieve carboNZero Certification 15/06/2013  
Local Travel Company Halves its Emissions, Paving the Way for the Industry 17/05/2013  
carboNZero Holdings Limited selected as finalist in AUT Business School 2013 Excellence in Business Support Awards 14/05/2013  
Finalists Announced for 2013 Green Ribbon Awards 2/05/2013  
Auckland Museum cuts carbon emissions by 31% in two years 1/04/2013  
CEMARS® Accreditation for Counties Manukau Health 5/03/2013  
James & Wells reduces emissions by almost half in first year 21/02/2013  
Kapiti Coast District Council first to gain admission to carbon reduction scheme 16/11/2012  
Urgent Couriers experiences instant fuel savings after switching to Bridgestone Ecopia tyres 2/11/2012  
carboNZero Holdings and Energy & Technical Services Limited (ETSL) form Strategic Partnership 30/07/2012  
carboNZero Holdings Wins Green Ribbon Award 8/06/2012  
carboNZero Holdings Becomes the First Non-UK Company to Provide PAS 2050 Certification 1/05/2012  
carboNZero programme featuring in NZ Herald's Element Magazine 26/03/2012  
CEMARS officially recognised as a standard for reporting into the Carbon Disclosure Project 7/03/2012  
Holiday Office Closure 21/12/2011  
carboNZero programme are platinum sponsors of the Carbon Expo Australasia 14/10/2011  
carboNZero Holdings and Dr Ann Smith are finalists in the AUT Excellence in Business Support Awards 13/06/2011  
Carbon Tax to Spur Australian Organisations in Adopting Climate Change Certification 7/03/2011  
Viña Cono Sur the first company in South America to achieve CEMARS® certification 1/09/2010  
Guess who was thinking green at the Climate Change & Business Conference 1/09/2010  
New carbon footprinting project underway 10/11/2008  
Winegrowers to benefit from science collaboration 29/11/2007  
Scientists study kiwifruit´s carbon footprint 29/11/2007  

Press articles

Title Date Published in
New Zealand made electric rubbish truck saving ratepayer dollars and the environment 18/01/2016 EECA Business website
Dunedin City Council emissions work recognised on national scale 30/04/2015 Dunedin Television
Conservationists turn tiny New Zealand island into bold wildlife experiment 21/04/2015 The Guardian
NZ's solar step to cracking renewable energy code 13/02/2015 Scoop Business News
Box Living's Dan Heyworth talks sustainability 28/02/2014 The New Zealand Herald
Stock food maker who wastes nothing up for prize 8/10/2013 The New Zealand Herald
Soar Print Takes Supreme Award at Sustainable 60 26/09/2013 Celsias
Sustainability champions amongst AUT Awards finalists 5/11/2012 Element Magazine
Zero tolerance: Interview with Dr Ann Smith 24/08/2012 Canterbury Today
carboNZero certified skateboard adventure achieves world first 16/02/2012 Sydney Morning Herald
Museum sets world standard for energy awareness 2/08/2011 NZ Herald
Hunter's Wine gets tick for sustainabiity 16/06/2011 Marlborough Express
What is the carbon footprint of the royal wedding? 26/04/2011 The Telegraph
Chilean pavilion is carboNZero certified at Fruit Logistica 2011 9/02/2011 pro|CHILE website
Wellington's combined taxis become world's first carboNZero certified taxi service 1/10/2010 NZ Marketing Magazine
Greenhouse Gas Schemes benefit Australian and New Zealand companies 1/05/2010 Acreditation News Issue 53
Valuing sustainability is important for New Zealand customers 26/09/2009 National Business Review

Client promotion

Title Date Published in
Health Systems Worldwide Pledge Climate Action 30/04/2015 Green Hospitals website
Now Hiring: Lead Environmental Auditor 17/04/2015 Seek
Website Maintenance - website offline on 16 February 9/02/2015
Client networking event in Christchurch 5/02/2014
New training workshops in Wellington 16/01/2014
New client networking event in Wellington 13/01/2014
New client networking event in Auckland 11/01/2014
Interislander supporting World Tourism Day’s sustainability campaign 27/09/2012 KiwiRail website
James & Wells offers incentive for sustainable clients 20/09/2012 James & Wells website
GE New Zealand first site globally to achieve CEMARS® certification 5/09/2012 Scoop Independent News
James & Wells first IP law firm in the world to achieve CEMARS® certification! 22/06/2012
SolarCity to double in size 8/02/2012 Celsias
SMART idea - new partnership 31/08/2011
Tauranga Trail Run - The first carboNZero certified running event 29/08/2011
Bridgestone New Zealand Limited tackles carbon emissions head on 1/07/2011 Bridgestone NZ Website
Carbon Cred: Antipodes Water Company and Toyota New Zealand 1/09/2010 Idealog
Eat Easy: Pitango produces delicious food with reliable carbon credentials 1/06/2010 Idealog
Reward the companies that give a damn: Urgent couriers, WTC and Ricoh 27/05/2010 Educational Advertising
The Good guide to carboNZero certification 17/10/2009 Good magazine