Monthly Archives: August 2014


Be part of Energy Cultures 2: MASTER OF LAWS (LLM) SCHOLARSHIP

Be a part of Energy Cultures 2 project with a Master of Laws (LLM) scholarship with the University of Waikato. This is available for an able student to carry out research on the legal dimensions of energy efficiency in transport, focusing on cycling.  Click here for more information. – SCHOLARSHIP NOW

The potential for electric vehicles in New Zealand

There is huge potential for electric vehicles in New Zealand because of our vast renewable energy sources.  From a sustainability perspective, this is quite important, as it could offer a way to reduce our carbon emissions. Transport consumes the most energy in New Zealand. In fact, over a third of all energy consumption in the

New Zealand Herald: Can solar fit into the energy mix?

The GREEN Grid project at the University of Canterbury’s Electrical Power Engineering Centre (EPEC) is an attempt to investigate the impact of photovoltaic (PV) solar power generation on low and medium voltage distribution networks. Colleagues from Canterbury’s department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Otago University’s marketing department and Centre for Sustainability.