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07 March 2017
Masterton & Wainuiomata Ratepayers: Get Insulation and/or Heat Pumps on your ratesMasterton and Wainuiomata ratepayers can get both insulation and heat pumps installed in their homes by us and pay it off on their rates. But ACT NOW - to get your insulation installed this winter!
28 February 2017
Put home insulation and/or a heat pump on your rates - easy!You could have up to 9 years to pay off your insulation and/or a heat pump on your rates*. Contact us today and we'll help you get it done.
01 January 2017
17 Green Resolutions for 2017Little changes can make a difference. Here are 17 suggestions to reduce your carbon footprint or energy use around the home in 2017 to leave the planet just the little bit better off for the next generation.
14 December 2016
Our Holiday HoursOur offices close on 23rd December at 5pm for the Christmas / New Year period, and re-open on Monday 9th January 2017.
15 November 2016
How are your Smoke Alarms?Summer is a good time to replace batteries in your smoke alarms or invest in some long-life photoelectic ones. We can help, particularly if you have a rental property as smoke alarms are now mandatory.
21 October 2016
Compliance Checks underway for Statements of InsulationAll lease agreements since July 2016 must have include a Statement of Insulation. MBIE's compliance Team is already out checking rental properties for their inclusion.
19 October 2016
It’s hay fever season!Most of us welcome the arrival of spring but it’s not as much fun for allergy sufferers. Spring and summer are the months when over 100,000 kiwis suffer from hay fever and this year’s warm winter means pollen season has started early.
17 October 2016
What’s driving the interest in Solar in New Zealand?Take our poll and share your motivation for being interested in solar in New Zealand<br />
12 October 2016
Get Insulation, Heat Pumps & more on your Auckland Council RatesWe're part of Auckland Council's programme to let insulation, heat pumps and more be paid off via your rates. A great option for homeowners and landlords.
24 August 2016
Downlights could be robbing you blindDownlights can significantly increase your heating bill in an open-plan room because the large ventilation air-gaps around the light fitting let warm air disappear from your living space into your ceiling.