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NZ Herald: Sea to provide power for 250,000 homes

Peter Griffin posted in on January 11th, 2010.

A New Zealand Herald piece about plans to harness power generated by sea turbines. An excerpt: (read in full here) “Crest Energy plans to spend $600 million on sinking 200 tidal power turbines to the seabed of the harbour entrance, creating New Zealand’s first tide-driven power station. “The project will start with 20 turbines. “Last […]

PODCAST: The business of clean technology

Peter Griffin posted in on August 20th, 2008.

As Rod Oram wrote in his Sunday Star Times column of August 24, the world has begun “historic shifts in technology, economics and politics” to deal with the impacts of climate change and one spin-off is the emerging market for clean technology. A handful of fledgling local clean technology players were on hand at last week’s Climate Change […]

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