Rod Oram talked to a full house at the Otaki College on 27th October, and to about 100 people the next morning at the business breakfast at the Otaki RSA. Rod has made his talks available as a pdf. Community event pdf 12.2mb | pdf 7mb Business presentation pdf 5.4 mb Links that Rod mentions can be followed from this […]
Energise Otaki received an award for the Project Category of the inaugural WWF (NZ) Conservation Innovation Awards in late 2014. We are very grateful for this recognition of the Energise Otaki vision and will be using the funding made available for a range of exciting projects in 2015.
The Otaki Energy Co-operative Ltd trading as Coastal Energy has been established in 2014 as a mechanism to achieve direct investment in renewable energy production projects in Otaki and its surrounds. Several projects have been completed, among others an installation at Te Kura-ā-Iwi O Whakatupuranga Rua Mano in Tasman Road.
Stage 1 of the Otaki College solar energy system has been installed. The 10.4 KW system is the first part of a planned 20KW system currently planned for the College. When completed it will be the second largest school solar energy system in New Zealand.
The Otaki Mail, the local newspaper, takes a strong interest in reporting on the development of the Energise Otaki concept and the establishment of clean technology businesses in Otaki. http://www.otakimail.co.nz
A major economic development area within the town with an owner who subscribes fully to a vision of developing a clean technology hub at Otaki for the Kapiti Coast and for the Wellington region. The Park provides active support for the overall concept and key projects. http://www.ctcpark/co.nz/
The clean technology business incubation centre located in Otaki. It supports the Energise Otaki process in a number of ways. http://www.cleantechnz.co.nz
The Otaki Community Board, chaired by James Cootes, was an early developer and supporter of the Energise Otaki concept and and an active participant in the process. http://www.kapiticoast.govt.nz/Your-Council/Elected-Members/Community-Board-Members/Otaki-Community-Board-Members/
Early developer of Energise Otaki concept, active participant in Energise Otaki processes, and highly innovative in its delivery of energy, climate change management programmes, support funding and its energy initiatives for Council assets and services. http://www.kcdc.govt.nz
My Web Workshop designed, built and hosts this website. It also does the posters, and other graphic design work for Energise Otaki.