Archive | Electric Vehicles

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 […]

NZ’s Mean Green Machines Mows Down Emissions

August 17, 2017 | Alzeena Levi | 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, […]

Tesla Model 3′s Snow Testing in NZ

July 28, 2017 | Al Yates | Electric Vehicles

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We’ve seen it with our own eyes. There is definitely one, possibly two, Tesla Model 3s in New Zealand …. and it’s been snow testing in a not so secret location here in New Zealand. Have a look at our very own spy shots care of Will Yates and Ollie Yates, two budding photographers from a secret […]

eFerries Make Waves in Scandinavia

June 29, 2017 | Alzeena Levi | carboNZero, Electric Vehicles


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 | Alzeena Levi | 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 […]

Audi VW Get Sexy, Flying Taxis, Racoon vs AutoPilot

April 22, 2017 | Al Yates | Electric Vehicles

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On this week’s episode,  Flying Taxis Coming to a Front Lawn Near You Audi and VW Getting Sexy on Electric Vehicles Racoon vs Autopilot New Zealands first Tesla SuperCharger station … and so much more, watch it all here To subscribe to the Ecotricity Weekly Roundup on everything relating to electric vehicles, join us on […]

Celebrate our 47th EARTH DAY by putting a STOP to harmful Fossil Fuels

April 20, 2017 | Alzeena Levi | carboNZero, Electric Vehicles, Solar, Wind


It’s now so much easier to say goodbye to harmful fossil fuels. Here are THREE EASY WAYS to drop your emissions, and how long it will take you to make the changes. The average household can save around 90,000 kilograms CO2e emissions over a 10 year period by making these changes. Let’s get started. It’s now […]

QUAD COPTERS Launching in 2017

March 7, 2017 | Al Yates | carboNZero, Electric Vehicles

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In this article Electric Transportation is literally taking off …. VW Driverless Shuttles US$35,000 Tesla Starts July Tesla Auckland Showroom  Chinas 300,000 Electric Buses Quad Copters Take off  Airbus Pop Up Flying Car VW Autonomous Shuttles VW is chasing down UBER with the development of SEDRIC the fully autonomous shuttle. SEDRIC is half bus, half taxi, and totally […]

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