Businesses: the project is exploring 3 main areas with businesses – how to support small-medium enterprises (SMEs) defined here as businesses with under 50 employees) to become more energy-efficient and more productive; what interest and opportunities there are for SMEs to adopt more energy-efficient transport cultures; and what new business opportunities there are for NZ firms in future transport.« Back to Glossary Index
About the Author: Energy Cutures
New Zealand's transport and business sectors have the greatest potential for significant energy savings, and increased competitiveness through energy efficiency. Households also have much to gain through warmer, drier homes and energy savings. Energy Cultures 2 is a 4-year research project to develop the knowledge and tools to achieve these changes.