NEW ZEALAND

An Australian bee is set to disrupt the plastics industry

An Australian bee is set to disrupt the plastics industry

Humble Bee, a biotech start-up founded in New Zealand, is on the way to reducing the use of plastic in a major way through the reverse-engineering of the nesting material of the Australian masked bee in a bid to manufacture a biodegradable alternative...

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A new partnership has formed

A new partnership has formed

Stadler Anlagenbau GmbH and CEMAC Technologies have partnered to service the Australian and New Zealand markets.

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Microplastics: small plastics, big problem

Microplastics: small plastics, big problem

Almost everything we own and buy contains plastics. Look around. If it's not the chair you're sitting on, or that part of a pen in your drawer, that bottle in your refrigerator, it may be this thing you're holding - your smartphone, or a keyboard, or...

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NZ to invest in more recycling plants to deal with China's import ban

NZ to invest in more recycling plants to deal with China's import ban

New Zealand is planning to invest more in recycling plants and set up a government-led taskforce to work out how to grapple with the fallout from China's ban on waste imports.

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Circular economy could bring billions of dollars in benefits to Auckland

Circular economy could bring billions of dollars in benefits to Auckland

Moving away from the traditional take-make-waste model to a more sustainable one could bring more than $8 billion to Auckland's economy, according to a new report.

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Bioenergy Association calls for more focus put on food processing waste

Bioenergy Association calls for more focus put on food processing waste

In response to the New Zealand government's policy of achieving zero emissions by 2050 the Bioenergy Association has come out and said that if we are to achieve zero emissions by 2050, then reducing greenhouse gas emissions from food processing sector...

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Kinshofer makes NZ acquisition

Kinshofer makes NZ acquisition

US manufacturer of excavator and loader crane attachments, Kinshofer, has grown its footprint in New Zealand.

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Bioenergy Association praises Fonterra on clean energy target

Bioenergy Association praises Fonterra on clean energy target

The Bioenergy Association congratulates Fonterra on its commitment to reduce absolute emissions by 30% by 2030 and transition towards net zero emissions by 2050.

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Vector & EnergyAustralia partner to deliver smart metering services

Vector & EnergyAustralia partner to deliver smart metering servicesLock icon

Vector has announced it has executed a contract to provide metering services to EnergyAustralia with an initial three-year deployment period that will commence before the end of 2017.

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SHARC to commercialise wastewater heat recovery system in Aus & NZ

SHARC to commercialise wastewater heat recovery system in Aus & NZ

SHARC Energy Systems has announced a strategic Licensing Agreement with Australian company Environmental Technology Solutions (ETS) for the commercialisation of its PIRANHA and SHARC wastewater heat recovery systems in Australia and New Zealand.

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