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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Environment articles  Environment
    Hydrogen-powered superyacht worth $747 million has not been sold to Bill Gates, company says
     10 February 2020
    Billionaire Bill Gates will not be spending $747 million on a hydrogen-powered superyacht, with the company behind the project saying the reports are incorrect.
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    Sydney wet weather means Warragamba dam levels to surge past 63 per cent
    10 Feb: Sydney Water says storage levels at Warragamba Dam have soared from 42 to 63 per cent after days of heavy rain, and could reach 70 per cent.... more
    Southland's mayor estimates up to 40 homes in his region have suffered flooding
    9 Feb: Southland's mayor estimates up to 40 homes in his region have suffered flooding... more
    A fire has broken out in a tree farm near Bulls
    8 Feb: A fire has broken out in a tree farm near Bulls... more
    Rural Aucklanders are being advised to take advantage of free drinking water
    8 Feb: Rural Aucklanders are being advised to take advantage of free drinking water... more
    Antarctica's experienced its hottest temperature on record
    8 Feb: Antarctica's experienced its hottest temperature on record... more
    Climate change could lead to extinction of bumblebees, Canadian research finds
    7 Feb: Bumblebees are disappearing at rates "consistent with a mass extinction", according to researchers in Canada who say they have developed a technique for predicting the likelihood of certain species' extinction.... more
    Significant crop losses are expected in the south after flooding ravaged several towns
    7 Feb: Significant crop losses are expected in the south after flooding ravaged several towns... more
    Drought-stricken parts of Queensland are preparing for heavy rain, with more downpours and storms predicted for the state's southeast corner
    6 Feb: Drought-stricken parts of Queensland are preparing for heavy rain, with more downpours and storms predicted for the state's southeast corner... more
    Continued warnings for Southlanders to treat flood water - as unsafe
    6 Feb: Continued warnings for Southlanders to treat flood water - as unsafe... more

     Most Popular Recent Environment News
     03 Feb: Heavy rain has cut power and roads in South Westland - and there's more rain to come ++++++++++++++++++++++++
     01 Feb: More Nelson reserves may be closed in the coming weeks - if the weather stays hot and dry ++++++++++++++++++++++++
     03 Feb: Heavy rain's still affecting the West Coast with more on the way throughout the day ++++++++++++++++++++++
     11 Feb: More Nelson reserves are being closed in response to the hot, dry weather +++++++++++++
     14 Feb: A magnitude 4.4 earthquake was felt in Seddon this morning +++++++++
     26 Jan: A magnitude 5.4 earthquake off the coast of Paraparaumu has broken a GeoNet record for the most "felt reports" the agency has ever received +++++++
     15 Feb: An investigator is heading out to the hills of Otira this morning, after a fire on the West Coast +++++++

     Environment NewsLinks
      21 Feb: Environment southland spends more than $700,000 on consultants (Stuff.co.nz)
      20 Feb: The new organisation helping finance environmental action (RadioNZ)
      20 Feb: Council staff pull 19-hour shift to get marlborough environment plan ready for release (Stuff.co.nz)
      20 Feb: Southland ballance farm finalists announced (Stuff.co.nz)
      19 Feb: Crown drops charges against auckland father after death of infant son (Stuff.co.nz)
      19 Feb: Bus patronage decreasing as environment canterbury moots 9.8 per cent rates rise (Stuff.co.nz)
      18 Feb: Is it time to start charging freedom campers?: 'there is always going to be a cost' (Stuff.co.nz)
      17 Feb: Human compost funerals 'better for environment' (BBCWorld)
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    Boxing:
    Deontay Wilder's frustrated his corner threw in the towel 6:16

    Basketball:
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    Boxing:
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    International:
    Bernie Sanders wins Nevada Democratic caucuses and takes lead in race to become Donald Trump's opponent 22:07

    Entertainment:
    Calvin Harris has sold his home in the Hollywood Hills for $7 million 21:59

    Cricket:
    The Black Caps have their bowlers to thank for putting them on the verge of their 100th test victory 21:57

    Environment:
    A northland house has been burned to the ground by a fire that also burned through 5 hectares of scrub 21:37

    Entertainment:
    Sir Anthony Hopkins has put his Malibu mansion up for sale for $11.5 million 21:29

    Motorsports:
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