The Environmental Protection Authority approved the use of the following unique emissions factor, under section 91 of the Climate Change Response Act 2002, on 23 February 2012:
Participant Name Description of Activity Details of Unique Emissions Factor
Kawerau Geothermal Limited Using geothermal fluid for the purpose of generating electricity or industrial heat where emissions exceed 4,000 tonnes of CO2-e/yr 0.01691 tCO2-e/t steam for Kawerau II
For further details see Environmental Protection Authority website
Dated at Wellington this 23rd day of February 2012.
ANDREA GRAY, General Manager, Emissions Trading Scheme, Environmental Protection Authority.