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CEAC Warns - National Party Position On Climate Change Is Still Abysmal

Friday, 3 July 2020, 12:35 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

CEAC pre-election review of National Party ‘climate change policy’, is lacking in substance without any clear policy, that will leave voters with no idea of what National Party plans for saving our climate, and glancing at their ‘Transport plans’, ... More >>

CEAC -"All Ports Should Use NZGIF Funds To Cut Climate Emissions."

Monday, 22 June 2020, 9:06 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Minister for Climate Change, James Shaw welcomed the decision of New Zealand Green Investment Finance (NZGIF) to support projects that will cut emissions at Wellington’s port, - CEAC says funds must include rail to all ports. https://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/PA2006/S00172/nzgif-invests-to-cut-emissions-at-wellington-port.htm ... More >>

CEAC Says -‘Pandemic Took Gov’t Off Climate Change At A Crucial Time’

Thursday, 18 June 2020, 8:44 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Just as the world may already have crossed a series of climate tipping points, according to a stark warning from scientists. This risk is “an existential threat to civilisation”, they say, meaning “we are in a state of planetary emergency”. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/nov/27/climate-emergency-world-may-have-crossed-tipping-points ... More >>

CEAC – Agrees With NZF Policy “for Heavy Rail Around This Country”

Monday, 15 June 2020, 9:19 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Light rail is only for passengers; - and not as cost effective as heavy rail is with a multi-functional capacity, so KiwiRail must now expand heavy rail around NZ along with concentrating on electric locomotives that is the new smart transport ... More >>

‘CEAC – Kiwi Rail Invest In Dirty Diesel Engine Locos, Why Not Electric?'

Thursday, 11 June 2020, 7:19 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

“KiwiRail says it has no choice but to buy more Chinese made diesel locomotives – even though they’ve been troublesome and unreliable for more than a decade.” CEAC say’s that excuse does not stack up. https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/national/418739/kiwirail-defends-troublesome-diesel-locomotives-and-wants-to-buy-more ... More >>

CEAC - Kiwi Rail Claimed In 2011 Gisborne “At Risk Rail Line Can’t Cope”.

Saturday, 6 June 2020, 6:08 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre Gisborne rail had increased freight demand by 21st December 2011 forcing the East Coast Kiwi Rail Manager to advise the committee at HB Regional Council Land Transport that “Gisborne rail at risk of closure can’t ... More >>

CEAC Says -National Party Position On Climate Change Is Still Abysmal

Thursday, 4 June 2020, 2:21 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

CEAC annual review of National Party climate change policy, makes miserable reading, and supports Government for elevating clean ‘Rail Transport’ over truck transport, for moving more freight onto rail, thereby keeping our CO2 ‘climate emissions’ ... More >>

CEAC – “Kiwi Rail If You Don’t Restore Gisborne Rail Give It Back”

Thursday, 4 June 2020, 9:49 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Kiwi Rail CEO Greg Miller said he will not re-open the Gisborne rail service for freight and passenger services for the region, after eight years of closure even now after a yearlong PGF $600.000 study confirmed to the Government that the rail ... More >>

CEAC Supports Forest & Bird’s Complaint Showing MBIE Lack Of Democracy.

Friday, 22 May 2020, 2:13 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

CEAC voiced complaints of ‘MBIE secrecy and their lack of democracy’ since 2014 after CEAC was ‘locked out’ of ‘inclusion in planning for a transport study’ designed to restore rail to Gisborne. Minister of Transport Steven Joyce “redirected ... More >>

CEAC Agrees With NIWA; Clean Air Reduced Under Lockdown Had Benefits

Wednesday, 20 May 2020, 4:47 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

CEAC is encouraged by NIWA scientist findings here , because in our CEAC monitoring of the air quality during lockdown we observed the same result in Napier and Gisborne during the low truck freight export activities. CEAC has experienced over 20 yrs ... More >>

CEAC Support The Calls “KiwiRail: The Need For Change”

Wednesday, 13 May 2020, 5:24 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Kiwi Rail are now being publicly ridiculed for their hollow choice as to whether to operate rail on east coast regions and we support the public anger building as a result of Kiwi Rails lack of support for these isolated regions. http://www.gisborneherald.co.nz/opinion/column/20200505/kiwirail-the-need-for-change/ ... More >>

CEAC Wants Ministry Of Health Adopt 99.8% Accurate Antibody Virus Test.

Wednesday, 13 May 2020, 4:59 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

As the FDA OKs Roche's coronavirus antibody test - CEAC wants Ministry of Health adopt 99.8% this accurate antibody virus test. https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/fda-approves-roche-for-covid-19-antibody-test/ar-BB13AQ5G QUOTE; Swiss biotech company Roche Holdings said it has devised a test that is 100% ... More >>

"CEAC" Advises The Government To Ignore Simon Bridges Budget Advice.

Wednesday, 13 May 2020, 4:55 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/political/416076/grant-robertson-budget-2020-will-be-far-from-business-as-usual National Party leader Simon Bridges said; "The government needs to carefully consider every spending decision they make because every cent will have to be paid ... More >>

Ministry Of Health Mass Test For Covid 19 Now As Wuhan China Is

Wednesday, 13 May 2020, 4:53 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/3084013/wuhan-orders-fresh-coronavirus-tests-all-residents-new-cluster?utm_medium=email&utm_source=mailchimp&utm_campaign=enlz-scmp_global_impact&utm_content=20200512&MCUID=e01b9123e7&MCCampaignID=931bd8a7d6&MCAccountID=3775521f5f542047246d9c827&tc=1 Quote; Wuhan orders fresh coronavirus tests for all residents as new cluster fans fears of second wave Roughly 14 million people to be tested for Covid-19 in 10-day ... More >>

CEAC - Ministry Of Health Mass Test For Covid 19 Now As Wuhan China Is

Wednesday, 13 May 2020, 8:49 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

The Labour Coalition Government is now ordering us all to comply with “level two” from 14/5/20 to fight Covid 19 virus. More >>

CEAC Support The Calls “KiwiRail: The Need For Change”

Wednesday, 6 May 2020, 11:16 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Kiwi Rail are now being publicly ridiculed for their hollow choice as to whether to operate rail on east coast regions and we support the public anger building as a result of Kiwi Rails lack of support for these isolated regions. http://www.gisborneherald.co.nz/opinion/column/20200505/kiwirail-the-need-for-change/ ... More >>

CEAC Agrees With Govt' To Be Cautious About Fighting COVID 19

Tuesday, 5 May 2020, 8:42 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

We call for Ministry of Health to test, test, test. https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/world/2020/03/coronavirus-world-health-organisation-pleads-countries-to-test-warns-children-are-dying.html Back in March 17th 2020 - WHO (world health Organisation) warned the global community test, test, test, everyone suspected of COVID 19 virus infections. We have yet to ... More >>

CEAC – WHO Said Test, Test, Test, Not Fly Blind Fighting COVID 19

Tuesday, 5 May 2020, 8:39 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Back in March 17th 2020 - WHO (world health Organisation) warned the global community test, test, test, everyone suspected of COVID 19 virus infections. More >>

CEAC – WHO Said Test, Test, Test, Not Fly Blind Fighting COVID 19

Monday, 4 May 2020, 8:10 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Back in March 17th 2020 - WHO (World Health Organisation) warned the global community test, test, test, everyone suspected of COVID 19 virus infections. We have yet to complete full testing of anyone in very close contact with the public. Today the ... More >>

CEAC Concerned About 'Workers Voices Not Being Heard In Rest Home Review'

Monday, 4 May 2020, 6:52 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

CEAC supports the Union with concerns that - ‘workers voices not being heard in rest home review’ as Sam Jones from the E Tū union said the review panel was made up of public health officials and industry representatives and has no workers or ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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