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

Andrew Caseley, Chief Executive

Live more with less energy

Curious to know how changing the way we live and work now will impact climate change? Check out our latest Gen Less campaign.

News & Updates

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  • Gen Less ways of working and travelling can cut climate emissions dramatically – immediately and at no cost

    If enough New Zealanders continued to work from home on a regular basis, the country could easily save the same amount of carbon emissions as taking 35,000 cars off the road.

    6 Jul 2020

    • Carbon emissions
    • Climate change 
    • Gen Less
  • EECA’s roadmap to get businesses off fossil fuels

    EECA’s Energy Transition Accelerator has been bolstered with a panel of expert providers who will work with some of New Zealand’s largest energy users to get them off fossil fuels and reaping the benefits of energy efficiency.

    16 Jun 2020

    • Carbon emissions
    • Process heat
  • Tips for the cold winter nights

    There are easy ways and inexpensive ways to warm up your home during winter, with overnight temperatures reaching zero in some parts of the country.

    15 Jun 2020

    • Electricity 
    • Products & appliances
  • More Warmer Kiwi Homes

    The COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund ensures an estimated 9,000 additional New Zealand houses will be Warmer Kiwi Homes with a $56 million boost to the Government’s insulation and heating programme, the Energy and Resources Minister Megan Woods said.

    14 May 2020

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.