KPMG Environmental Reporting AwardsAssociate Minister for the Environment
The Hon Deborah Morris today presented the KPMG Environmental Reporting Awards at the Institute of Chartered Accountants Annual Report Awards.
Environmental reporting is currently voluntary, and these awards encourage companies and local authorities to report their environmental impacts and present their environmental strategies alongside other aspects of their annual reports.
Two awards were presented by the Associate Minister for the Environment
The "Best Annual Environmental Report by a Company" was won by Water Care Services Ltd.
Amongst the finalists were: Electricity Corporation of New Zealand Ltd; the New Zealand Refining Company Ltd; and the Tasman Pulp and Paper Company Ltd.
The "Local Government Best State of the Environment Report" was won by Taranaki Regional Council.