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Business Energy Service - is go

Updated: Nov 8, 2023

Our techno-pro’ trustees are now helping businesses (including schools, kura, charities etc.) realise their energy efficiency dreams, for free.

The Business Energy Service launched in a grand event hosted by Ōtaki College.

It was attended by Hon Barbara Edmonds (outgoing Minister of Economic Development); Ōtaki's former MP Terisa Ngobi; KCDC Mayor Janet Holborow; Horowhenua Mayor Bernie Wanden, and many supporters and collaborators old and new.

(Not alas the Prime Minister, who had COVID-19.)

"Our focus is on finding simple, appropriate-scaled technologies and solutions, with an eye to affordable capital operating costs." - Founding trustee Dr. Gael Ferguson

Warm congratulatory speeches were followed by korero over tea and cake.

Guests could inspect - even try out! - award-winning go-carts on site, designed by College students and partly funded by our Whakahiko Ōtaki–Energise Ōtaki Fund.

Witana Cameron's red 'Waka Iti' (aka 'Lightning McQueen') won this year's E-Volocity 'Endurance' and 'Efficiency' prizes (among many others). Two words we'll be looking to realise in the Business Energy Service's 'better energy' plans.

Interested in developing a better energy plan, for free? Please fill out the questionnaire here and we will be in contact.


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