Turning innovative energy ideas into reality

We support energy innovators on their journey to decarbonising Aotearoa. Whether it’s by connecting innovators with funding opportunities and the right people, pilot project facilitation and support, policy and regulatory coordination, or insightful information, our mission is to ensure innovators are focused on commercial success.

How we can help you

Seek Funding

We aim to help you find the most appropriate fund that will enable you to commercialise your energy innovation.

Services & Projects

We work collaboratively to demonstrate innovative energy solutions, connect you with the right stakeholder, and coordinate innovative projects.

Gain Insights

We provide insights and information to help you successfully demonstrate and commercialise your energy innovation.


Ara Ake sees big opportunities for new energy innovations in the Emissions Reduction Plan

New Zealand’s future energy centre, Ara Ake, has welcomed the release of the Emissions Reduction Plan and the first tranche of investments from the Climate Emergency Response Fund (CERF).

Making it easier to share solar: A world-first pilot launched on Hawke’s Bay farm

A Hawke’s Bay farm is taking part in a world-first pilot, launching today, which allows customers to contract with more than one electricity supplier at a single location.

New Zealand-Singapore partnership on low emissions energy demonstration project

An energy innovation testbed will be established in New Zealand, providing a hub for the demonstration of new technology that could help lower emissions.