Category: carboNZero Certified Electricity

Getting more EVs on NZ’s roads!

Currently, transport emissions account for 21% of the greenhouse gas emissions we produce as a nation. Moving away from petrol-fuelled vehicles and driving uptake of Electric Vehicle (EV) use will help combat this and be a key part of a cleaner, greener, and more sustainable New Zealand.  Electric vehicles are cheaper to run, produce lower […]

Notice for ecoWHOLESALE / ecoZERO customers

Ecotricity ecoWHOLESALE / ecoZERO (spot price) calculations washup Ecotricity is proud to be New Zealands first (and only carboNZero Certified) retailer to allow solar generation customers to export their solar panel excess consumption directly onto the spot price wholesale market. Ecotricity is also one of the only electricity retailers to transparently pass on network fees […]

10 things to celebrate Earth day!

Earth day 2021

Earth Day is an annual event on April 22 and was established in 1970. Over the last 51 years, it has become a public movement to acknowledge our mission to restore the earth and protect the environment. As climate change effects continue to increase, public awareness reminds us how important it is to act now […]

The Dirty Truth behind your Petrol Car

The age-old debate between electric vs combustion engine cars continues. Without fail, any electric car owner will agree that the old comments about EV being no different from electricity to Electric power cars are dirty. Lithium batteries are unethical and cause as much pollution is bound to arise. But let’s turn the table for a […]

Ecotricity and Genesis join forces to deliver 100% NewRenewable energy future

Ecotricity at waipipi windfarm

Ecotricity will support its growing customer base by adding supply of 100% NewRenewable generation from Genesis, including the newly constructed Waipipi wind farm.       Ecotricity is New Zealand’s only 100% carboNZero certified electricity provider, which follows strict United Nations product protocol, sourced from wind, solar and hydro.   CEO, Al Yates, said Genesis’ […]