Smart Energy News
Stay in touch with what's happening with energy efficiency in Smart Energy Solutions, in New Zealand and around the world.
21 November 2017
Landlords : take advantage of Summer vacanciesUniversity is out and summer vacancies are the best time to get rentals sorted for insulation.
07 November 2017
Whakatane: 50-90% insulation subsidies available NOW!Up to 90% insulation funding is available from Eastern Bay Energy Trust, EECA and Smart Energy Solutions to help eligible Whakatane & Eastern Bay homeowners insulate their homes and rental properties.
06 November 2017
EECA extends 55% Insulation Subsidies to low income homeownersEECA has extended insulation subsidies under the Warm Up New Zealand:Healthy Homes programme to include eligible homeowners!
02 November 2017
Insulation within a year of a new TenancyA new article from landlords.co.nz suggests insulation may be mandatory within a year of a new Tenancy along with a minimum requirement for heating (heat pump).
17 October 2017
Kiwibank contributes $2,000 for sustainable energy productsWhen Kiwibank mortgage holders top-up their home loan by $5,000 or more for sustainable energy products (including solar panels and solar hot water systems) the Kiwibank will contribute $2,000 towards the the cost over 4 years.
09 October 2017
We have our $5,000 Home Energy Makeover Winner!We have a winner of our "Win a $5,000 Home Energy Makeover" competition. Congratulations to Pam from Stratford, who has used her $5,000 win on insulation, LED downlights and panel heaters for her home.
03 October 2017
Put Insulation on your Greater Wellington Regional Council RatesWellington homeowners can get home insulation now and pay for it on council rates bills. You may also be eligible for 55% insulation subsidies but act now while they last.
02 October 2017
New Plymouth: Get Insulation or Heat Pumps on Council RatesNew Plymouth ratepayers - you can get insulation or clean heating (eg a heat pump) for your home and pay them off on your rates. But hurry - to get your insulation installed apply now!
30 September 2017
Hawke’s Bay: Get Insulation on your council ratesGet insulation and a heat pump on your Hawkes Bay Regional Council rates, but act NOW while insulation subsidies last!
31 August 2017
Is your heat pump due for a service?Now's a good time to get your heat pump serviced after a busy winter of use. We'll test and make sure everything is working properly and efficiently, give everything a good clean and tidy up, and more.