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EECA today congratulates the New Zealand Green Building Council (NZGBC) on the launch of Green Star Performance, a new tool to assess the operational performance of all types of existing buildings.

Staying on top of compressed air leaks can save thousands, yet many large businesses don’t get around to it. Here’s why you should budge it up the list – and tips on how to do it.

By Andrew Caseley, Chief Executive, EECA
Few people would understand the excitement I got from seeing the New Zealand Energy Efficiency and Conservation Strategy 2017-2022 launched recently by the Minister of Energy and Resources, Hon Judith Collins.

Less expensive than owning a car and more convenient than renting or leasing, car-sharing services like Wellington’s Mevo also offer a more environmentally friendly
driving experience than car ownership.

The Government has extended the eligibility for Warm Up New Zealand: Healthy Homes insulation grants to include low-income home owners in addition to landlords with low-income or high health need tenants, Energy and Resources Minister Judith Collins says.

Transport Minister Simon Bridges and Energy and Resources Minister Judith Collins have announced new measures to support the uptake of electric vehicles and improve energy efficiency in New Zealand.