In New Zealand, as across the world, we all have a role to play in transitioning to a low emissions economy. The good news is the transition has already started; the bad news is there is not much time left.
Vector views the energy sector as having a key role in leading an accelerated push to decarbonise our economy. New Zealand’s electricity generation is over 80 percent renewable already, yet renewable is not the same as low carbon. Activity in and around the sector offers significant opportunity for decarbonisation.
Through harnessing new technology, businesses can provide more information, choice and control to customers and enable them to make their own decisions around energy use and impacts on carbon emissions.