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

Media releases

Title Date  
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
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