In Auckland, 6 of 18 Gas Stations in City Core Closed “Reasonably Recently”

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2024 22:06:00 +0000

New Zealand, which has been one of the fastest adopters of electric cars, has some interesting news. Thanks to reader Robert McLachlan for sharing it with us this week. According to the news report out of Auckland, New Zealand, which has a population of about 1.66 million, 6 out of … [continued]

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Rio Tinto Enters Into Demand Response Agreement With Renewable Energy Suppliers In New Zealand

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Fri, 07 Jun 2024 21:23:33 +0000

Demand response is starting to be a significant factor in industrial activities like aluminum smelters in countries around the world.

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Vessev Launches World’s First Premium Tourism, Electric Hydrofoiling Vessel 

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Wed, 29 May 2024 03:57:59 +0000

Revoutionary electric hydrofoiling vessel set to unlock entirely new opportunities in marine passenger transport through enhanced capability State-of-the-art America’s Cup foiling technology maximizes efficiency Super smooth experience akin to travelling on a quiet waterborne airplane The VS-9 will be commercialized by Fullers360, New Zealand’s largest ferry operator Technology, which is … [continued]

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On Carbon Emissions, No Contest Between Wind Farms & Gas Power Plants

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 17 May 2024 12:44:26 +0000

Wind farms are already winning the low carbon race, and new carbon-cutting recycling and manufacturing technologies are also emerging.

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New Zealand EV Market Seeks New Normal — Dips to 4.1%

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 00:12:47 +0000

Is it too early to tell where the New Zealand electric vehicle market will settle in the medium to long term? I hope so, as the figures from February are slightly worse than those of January 2024. We are still waiting for a recovery from changes in government policy. James … [continued]

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Flying Electric Boat To Haul Commuters At Site Of Epic Environmental Protest

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2024 15:45:04 +0000

Candela’s P-12 hydrofoil electric boat is on track to ply Lake Manapōuri, part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site preserved by environmental activists in New Zealand.

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MethaneSAT Will Pinpoint Methane Pollution In Real Time

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Tue, 05 Mar 2024 15:37:56 +0000

The MethaneSAT satellite went into orbit on March 4. It will measure large and small methane emissions worldwide.

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New Zealand EV Market Crash: 5% Penetration in January 2024

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Thu, 08 Feb 2024 04:50:02 +0000

January delivered an EV market crash in plug-in electric vehicle sales in New Zealand, to their lowest level in several … [continued]

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New Zealand EV Penetration At 33%, For Now

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Wed, 13 Dec 2023 03:49:18 +0000

Electric vehicle numbers in New Zealand are holding strong in recent months, with the segment recording 34% share of the … [continued]

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Politicians & Insects Drive EV Market in New Zealand & Australia

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Mon, 13 Nov 2023 08:20:11 +0000

The turbulence in New Zealand’s political scene is affecting the automotive sector. It is likely that a right-leaning coalition will … [continued]

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