COVID-19 and the environment

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There are no two ways about it: COVID-19 is a global disaster. It has impacted human health, livelihoods and the economy. Its impacts can be felt around the world, it has changed the very nature of “normal” life, and these changes will be felt for years to come. COVID-19 and the environment – A (tarnished) […]

Covid 19 Outbreak – Our response

Our thoughts are with all Kiwis and trust that you and your family are healthy during lockdown. We can be proud of how the country has responded to this global challenge. Ecotricity began working remotely a week before the lockdown as our directors felt this was best for the team and their families. Covid 19 has […]

Line charges are dropping across NZ!

Most networks across NZ are looking to lower distribution costs. This means your power bill will become cheaper. We choose to pass network rates at costs to ensure your power bill is as low as possible. On average, distribution fees equate to 27% of your power bill, so decreasing lines chargers will make a difference […]

Good Bye Fossil fuels, Hello Greener investments!

The Government has announced that moving forward, KiwiSaver default funds will exclude investments into fossil fuels. Currently $1.6 billion invested into companies involved with fossil fuels extraction and production. KiwiSaver members are allocated a default provider if they don’t actively choose a KiwiSaver fund – and nearly 700,000 ( another article said the number was […]