Whakahiko Ōtaki – Energise Ōtaki Fund

The new! sun fund that beams money generated by our solar farm into community-initiated energy projects.

Warm Up Ōtaki

Providing insulation, heat pumps, good advice and more for 100+ Ōtaki homes this winter.

7 Main St

Come and talk to us.
Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10am to 2pm.

Rau Kūmara Solar Farm

New Zealand’s first and award-winning community-owned solar farm, generating grants for energy projects through our Whakahiko Ōtaki – Energise Ōtaki Fund.

Curtain Bank

Working with the Sustainability Trust to bring free curtains to homes in Ōtaki that need them.

Ōtaki Bike Space

Donated bikes are revived by volunteers then given away to reduce
car use, carbon emissions and transport poverty.

Repair Café

Sharing a cuppa and the skills
to repair your favourite broken items. 

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has a goal: our town becoming a net producer of clean energy.    We help people, businesses and community groups find the tools and techniques to harvest the environmental, social and economic benefits of a different energy future.

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