Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Amendment Regulations 2012

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Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Amendment Regulations 2012

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 26th day of March 2012

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 161A(1) of the Climate Change Response Act 2002, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the recommendation of the Minister for Climate Change Issues and on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

Regulations

1  Title
  • These regulations are the Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Amendment Regulations 2012.

2  Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 30 March 2012.

3  Principal regulations
4  Regulation 7 amended (Aluminium smelting)
  • Replace regulation 7(4) with:

    • (4) Despite anything in these regulations, the allocative baselines for the product specified in subclause (2) that is produced by New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited (company number 156735) are as follows:

      • (a) 2.645, which is the allocative baseline for any 2010 final allocation:

      • (b) 2.726, which is the allocative baseline for any 2011 final allocation:

      • (c) 3.318, which is the allocative baseline for any 2012 provisional allocation:

      • (d) 3.318, which is the allocative baseline for any 2012 final allocation.

Rebecca Kitteridge,
Clerk of the Executive Council.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force on 30 March 2012, amend the Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Regulations 2010. The amendment adjusts the allocative baselines for the product produced by New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 29 March 2012.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for the Environment.