Resource Management Act: RMA Link: Case Law Reference: Details

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Case Law Reference: Details

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Wellington Community Network
Title Environmental Defence Society Inc v Auckland Regional Council

Ref. Numbers A183/02
Description This case concerned an air discharge consent for the Otahuhu C gas fired combined cycle power station in South Auckland. EDS sought conditions that required the operators to offset CO2 emissions by planting of forests as carbon sinks. See related case Environmental Defence Society Inc v Taranaki Regional Council A184/02