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SBN Awards 2017

December 5, 2017 | Alzeena Levi | carboNZero

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The Sustainable Business Network Awards is an event to acknowledge the distinguished corporate leaders whom embrace sustainability and drive changes for the community in an innovative and unique manner. With the Rt Hon Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern attending the awards, the night will be one to remember as sustainability becomes more significant than ever for the future […]

Keep Calm and Recycle with Reclaim

November 23, 2017 | Alzeena Levi | carboNZero

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  The Recycling Experts, Reclaim have joined forces with Ecotricity. Just like us, they’re 100% Kiwi and provide sustainable solutions to improve the state of our environment for the future! Reclaim have been front runners in the recycling industry since 1975. They aim to provide guidance, advice and assurance around waste minimisation and are dedicated […]

The Future of Flight is Sexy and Electric!

November 1, 2017 | Alzeena Levi | carboNZero

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The sleek, ivory and sexy concept air craft from Eviation named Alice screams luxury and modern technology. Perfect for commercial aviation, the future of flight is taking off in style! Eviation are a global air craft manufacturer changing the direction of flight and right from the very start, developing an electric plane was the company’s […]

Corys Electrical Now Powered by 100% carboNZero Certified Renewable Electricity!

October 10, 2017 | Alzeena Levi | carboNZero, Electric Vehicles, Solar

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Corys Electrical have close to 50 branches across the country and guess what … ….. they’re ALL Powered by 100% carboNZero Certified Renewable Electricity with Ecotricity! That’s Right! One of the countries most recognised Electrical Hardware Suppliers, Corys Electrical, are now powered by 100% carboNZero Certified Wind, hydro and Solar energy to reduce carbon emissions and tackle climate […]

EV World NZ expo 2017 was Exceptional!

September 14, 2017 | Alzeena Levi | carboNZero

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New Zealand’s first electric vehicle expo was a success! EV World NZ was held at the Vodafone Events Centre on the 8th – 9th September 2017 and we  hope this is one of many exhibits to celebrate EV’s as the future for New Zealand’s transport! The conferences on Friday were informative and a great opportunity to hear […]

Ecotricity are Proud Finalists for The SBN Awards 2 years in a Row!

September 2, 2017 | Alzeena Levi | carboNZero

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The team at Ecotricity are Jumping for joy! NZ’s ONLY 100% carboNZero certified electricity provider, Ecotricity have been nominated as category finalists for the 2017 Sustainable business awards after a successful year at the awards in 2016. Last year at the 2016 Sustainable Business awards, we walked away victoriously as overall winners for the Mega […]

NZ’s Mean Green Machines Mows Down Emissions

August 17, 2017 | Hannah Muir | carboNZero, Electric Vehicles

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Zero Emission. Low maintenance. Zero gas These quiet electric Lawnmowers require little maintenance and do a great job of maintaining the lawns. AND that’s not even the best part! Mean Green Mowers have said “We also offset all our unavoidable emissions incurred in the running of our business. This can include emissions for air travel, […]

eFerries Make Waves in Scandinavia

June 29, 2017 | Hannah Muir | carboNZero, Electric Vehicles

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Siemens have just announced the release of the world’s fourth battery-driven ferry. Siemens have already developed eFerries for Norwegian ship owner Norled and Finnish shipping company FinFerries, further reinforcing Scandinavia’s reputation as world leaders in environmentally-friendly technologies. The first ferry of its kind, Ampere was put into operation in Norway in May 2015. Since then the […]

Auckland’s EV Transit Lane Trial

June 29, 2017 | Hannah Muir | carboNZero, Electric Vehicles

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The NZ Transport Agency is consulting on a proposal to allow electric vehicles access to specified special vehicles lanes. And we’re left wondering why Auckland City Council isn’t a driving force behind the decision? The proposed bylaw will allow EVs access to 11 priority bypass lanes at state highway onramps in Auckland, for a 12 […]

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