Clean and clever energy use is about living differently, in a way that gives us more.

Andrew Caseley, Chief Executive

The Power of No

In our latest Gen Less campaign, we’re empowering Kiwis to get rid of the stuff on the bottom of their to-do lists. Instead of wasting energy on things and stuff we don’t really want or need, we can give ourselves, and the planet, a breather.

News & Updates

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Applications open for round two of the industrial decarbonisation fund

Round one of the Government Investment in Decarbonising Industry (GIDI) Fund attracted high-quality applicants, and fourteen projects were approved and announced in April.

Applications for round two of co-funding are now open, and close Monday, May 17.

The tool smaller businesses need to tackle their carbon footprint

The new Climate Action Toolbox is a free, easy-to-use online tool that shows you how to reduce your business emissions.

The toolbox is a simple self-assessment tool to help reduce the carbon footprint of any business. It focuses on five key areas – transport (moving people and goods), office operations, site operations and equipment, and the design and making of products.

Latest research

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  • Liquid biofuels insights summary

    EECA commissioned Sapere to prepare an independent report to gain an overview of the role liquid biofuels could play in decarbonising New Zealand’s transport sector.

    29 March 2021

    • Fuel
    • Carbon emissions
    • Climate change 
  • EECA's submission to the Climate Change Commission 2021

    EECA welcomes and broadly supports the Climate Change Commission’s draft advice and has outlined its thoughts and insights in this submission.

    29 March 2021

    • Carbon emissions
    • Climate change 
    • Consultations 
  • New proposal to boost voluntary climate action in Aotearoa New Zealand

    Researchers at Motu Economic and Public Policy Research have released a policy proposal for boosting voluntary climate action by New Zealand organisations.

    30 March 2021

    • Carbon emissions
    • Climate change 
    • EECA Corporate 

See if you're eligible for a Warmer Kiwi Homes grant

You could be eligible for a 90% grant for ceiling and underfloor insulation, or a heater.

Moving climate change concerns to action

EECA research shows New Zealanders understand climate change is an issue but they’re not sure what to do. Our Gen Less campaign empowers them to take action to reduce their own energy-related emissions in their businesses and at home.