This report presents the findings of the Ministry's evaluation of the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme’s (NZ ETS) short-, medium- and long-term performance. The purpose of the evaluation is to gain a greater understanding of the impacts of the NZ ETS. It is a first step towards implementing a complete monitoring and evaluation plan for the NZ ETS.
This report is one of three technical notes provided to support submissions for the NZ ETS review 2015/16 on the following priority issues:
- removing the one-for-two transitional measure
- managing the costs of removing the one-for-two transitional measure.
It may also be of relevance to other issues.
For the other two technical notes supporting priority issues see related publications below.
To make a submission or for inf
ormation on the NZ ETS review 2015/16 see Consultation for the NZ ETS review 2015/16. Submissions for priority issues close on 19 February 2016.