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Ara Ake Sees Big Opportunities For New Energy Innovations In The Emissions Reduction Plan

Monday, 16 May 2022, 5:32 pm | Ara Ake

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). Ara Ake Chief Executive Dr Cristiano Marantes says the Government’s ... More >>

Making It Easier To Share Solar: A World-first Pilot Launched On Hawke’s Bay Farm

Tuesday, 10 May 2022, 6:14 pm | Ara Ake

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. The pilot of an innovation called multiple trading relationships (MTR), ... More >>

New Zealand-Singapore Partnership On Low Emissions Energy Demonstration Project

Friday, 22 April 2022, 10:20 am | Ara Ake

An energy innovation testbed will be established in New Zealand, providing a hub for the demonstration of new technology that could help lower emissions. New Zealand’s Future Energy Centre, Ara Ake, has facilitated a partnership between Ecolabs - a ... More >>

Interest In The Multiple Trading Relationships Pilot Exceeds Expectations

Monday, 6 December 2021, 9:05 am | Ara Ake

Ara Ake, New Zealand’s national new energy centre, now have several companies on board for their multiple trading relationships (MTR) pilot, a world-first that provides individuals and businesses with more choice and flexibility when it comes ... More >>

Emrod Gears Up For Largest Wireless Power Transfer Field Demonstration Yet

Thursday, 11 November 2021, 9:27 am | Ara Ake

Auckland-based startup Emrod will begin a field demonstration in Taranaki of its world-leading, long-range wireless power transfer technology early next year. The project has been enabled by Ara Ake, New Zealand’s national new energy development ... More >>

Ara Ake Calls For Participants To Sign Up To The First Multiple Trading Relationships Pilot In Aotearoa

Monday, 4 October 2021, 9:43 am | Ara Ake

Ara Ake is now seeking participants to join their multiple trading relationships (MTR) pilot. A world-first pilot that offers individuals and businesses more choice and flexibility when it comes to managing their electricity. The innovative concept ... More >>

Ara Ake partners with SI Hydro generators and Wegaw

Friday, 3 September 2021, 9:24 am | Ara Ake

South Island hydro generators Contact Energy, Meridian Energy and Genesis Energy have agreed to be involved in a collaborative project, with the aim of improving their water management and forecasting in their South Island snow-fed catchments. More >>

Ara Ake holds a workshop for the long-distance heavy freight total cost of ownership tool users

Thursday, 26 August 2021, 4:57 pm | Ara Ake

Today Ara Ake hosted an online workshop to share learnings from the free tool launched in July, which helps long-distance heavy freight companies and the public sector better understand the options for decarbonising their road fleet. The tool was developed ... More >>

New Energy Innovators Come To Taranaki

Thursday, 22 July 2021, 9:00 am | Ara Ake

The Orion Energy Accelerator national competition teams are coming to Taranaki for a two-day intensive boot camp with the support of the new energy centre Ara Ake to refine their ideas to reduce New Zealand’s carbon emissions. The Orion Energy Accelerator ... More >>

Comparison Tool Helps Freight Industry On Road To Decarbonisation

Friday, 11 June 2021, 10:04 am | Ara Ake

Ara Ake has launched a free tool to help long-distance heavy freight companies and the public sector better understand the options for decarbonising their road fleet. The tool, which is available on the Ara Ake website, takes a ‘total cost of ownership’ ... More >>

Ara Ake To Bring New Energy Innovators To Taranaki

Thursday, 6 May 2021, 9:42 am | Ara Ake

New energy innovators will get the chance to showcase their cutting-edge ideas to Taranaki’s energy industry and investors as part of Ara Ake’s backing of the Orion Energy Accelerator competition. Ara Ake has thrown its support behind the competition, ... More >>

Ara Ake Welcomes EVolocity To Taranaki

Monday, 29 March 2021, 5:54 pm | Ara Ake

Taranaki high school students are getting the chance to take part in an exciting new programme that encourages young people to design, build and compete electric vehicles, thanks to a partnership between Ara Ake, WITT and EVolocity. The EVolocity ... More >>

Ara Ake Chief Executive Welcome’s Minister Woods Announcement To Investigate Pumped Hydro Storage

Sunday, 26 July 2020, 4:21 pm | Ara Ake

Cristiano Marantes, Ara Ake Chief Executive welcomed today’s announcement by the Hon Megan Woods, Minister of Energy and Resources, regarding the Government’s decision to fund the development of a business case for pumped hydro storage in New Zealand. ... More >>