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Kiwi drivers ready to embrace wireless EV technology

Tuesday - Media release | Dynamic wireless charging technology allows electric vehicles to charge while in motion, offering a promising solution to the limitations of fixed charging stations.

Mayors come together to celebrate climate resource

Monday - Media release | Two district mayors have come together to celebrate the partnership between their councils on a resource to help people wanting to think more about how they live.

Global survey reveals consensus for stronger climate action

Monday - Media release | The overwhelming majority of people around the world want an end to geopolitical differences when it comes to fighting climate change, the results of a landmark public opinion poll conducted by the UN Development Programme.

Lodestone Energy partners with Haldon Station for continued expansion in the South Island

Friday - Media release | Lodestone Energy, New Zealand’s leading solar generation company, has today announced a partnership with Haldon Station, located in the heart of the Mackenzie District, to build and operate a 220 MW utility-scale solar farm.

Energy transition momentum slowing amid rising global volatility, new report finds

Friday - Media release | European countries lead the World Economic Forum Energy Transition Index 2024 rankings; Sweden comes top, followed by Denmark, Finland, Switzerland and France.

Exposing ‘risks hiding in plain sight’ – accounting for offshore carbon credits

Thursday - Media release | The McGuinness Institute has published a discussion paper on how New Zealand’s commitment to purchase offshore carbon credits under the Paris Agreement should appear in financial statements.

FMA and XRB issue user guides to help users of climate statements

Thursday - Media release | A jointly produced a set of guides have been designed to help people understand the Climate-related Disclosures regime, which are now starting to be published by climate reporting entities.


Conservation minister slammed for branding marine protection commitments “an aspiration, not an obligation”

19 Jun 24 - Media release | The World Wide Fund for Nature NZ has hit back at Conservation Minister Tama Potaka’s outrageous claim that protecting 30% of the ocean by 2030 is purely “an aspiration”.

NZGIF’s investment in rural energy boosting uptake of solar on dairy farms

17 Jun 24 - Media release | New Zealand Green Investment Finance’s (NZGIF) investment in Rural Energy is already helping accelerate the uptake of solar electricity generation on farms.

University of Canterbury research 'curbing our carbon conundrum'

14 Jun 24 - Media release | Crushing rocks, injecting CO underground, and burning trees; UC researchers are finding solutions to Aotearoa New Zealand’s 100 million tonne carbon problem.

Rangatahi gear up to tackle climate change in World Vision challenge

12 Jun 24 - Media release | A rugby star, prominent TikTok content creators, singer, actor, teacher and climate activist are just some of the well-known New Zealanders putting their names behind this year’s...

Basic income can double global GDP while reducing carbon emissions

11 Jun 24 - Media release | Giving a regular cash payment to the entire world population has the potential to increase global gross domestic product (GDP) by 130%.

Government signs Indo-Pacific economic agreements to boost trade

7 Jun 24 - Media release | Trade Minister Todd McClay and Climate Change Minister Simon Watts, today signed three Indo Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF) agreements that will boost investment, grow New Zealand’s...

Octopus Energy to pay households to use less power during winter

7 Jun 24 - Media release | Octopus Energy will pay its customers who reduce their electricity usage at peak times this winter under a newly launched scheme to help take pressure off the national grid and ensure...

No "silver bullet" for methane reduction on dairy farms, but...

7 Jun 24 - Media release | Last week, Te Puna Umanga Venture Taranaki, the regional development agency for Taranaki, hosted Mooving on Methane.

NZ to invest $20 million in renewable energy project for Niue

6 Jun 24 - Media release | Prime Minister Christopher Luxon and Niue Premier Dalton Tagelagi have agreed to enhance the special relationship that exists between their two countries.

Humanity must extract seven to nine billion tonnes of CO2 from the atmosphere every year

5 Jun 24 - Media release | New State of Carbon Dioxide Removal report shows the need for a much stronger set of policies.

National’s climate cuts will take us backwards

4 Jun 24 - Media release | The National Government has shown all their talk about meeting climate targets is just hot air as they cut more than $3 billion in climate-related work, said Labour climate...

Tiwai smelter to stay open in 20-year deal

31 May 24 - Media release | The aluminium smelter at Tiwai in Southland has secured energy supply from three generators until at least 2044.


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