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Events

The geothermal industry is continually innovating and expanding, both in New Zealand and globally. The industry extends beyond electricity generation, it is a broad industry exploring and developing new ways to sustainably create value from this resource, including process heat.

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Industry Events

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Education Events

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Community Events

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  • Te Mihi Public Open Day
    Sat, 31 Jul
    Buses depart from Temporary Bus Stop
    31 Jul 2021, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm NZST
    Buses depart from Temporary Bus Stop, Next to St John Ambulance Building, 28 Paora Hapi Street
    Ever wanted to see the inside of a power station? Contact Energy is opening their Te Mihi station to the public to show how geothermal electricity is generated.
  • NZGA Tauhara Field Trip
    Fri, 30 Jul
    Suncourt Hotel & Conference Centre
    30 Jul 2021, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Suncourt Hotel & Conference Centre, 14 Northcroft Street, Taupō 3330, New Zealand
    This field trip provides NZGA members with the opportunity to visit the construction site of Contact Energy’s new 152MV Tauhara power station.
  • NZGA Business After 5
    Wed, 28 Jul
    Vine Eatery & Bar
    28 Jul 2021, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    Vine Eatery & Bar, 37 Tuwharetoa Street, Taupō 3330, New Zealand
    This networking event will bring together geothermal industry professionals and the Taupo business community, hosted by Amplify, Contact Energy, Towncentre Taupō, and Taupō Chamber of Commerce.
  • Ka Hiko ai te iwi!  Future power of the people!
    28 Jul 2021, 5:00 pm
    Waipahihi Marae, 5 Hinerau Grove, Waipahihi, Taupō 3330, New Zealand
    Contact Energy has recently started construction on a new 152-Megawatt power station at Tauhara - this development will generate lots of jobs and training opportunities. Ka Hiko is Contact Energy’s new training and employment initiative which aims to put our whānau into jobs and training.
  • NZGA Innovation Field Trip
    Wed, 28 Jul
    Suncourt Hotel & Conference Centre
    28 Jul 2021, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Suncourt Hotel & Conference Centre, 14 Northcroft Street, Taupō 3330, New Zealand
    This field trip provides NZGA members with the opportunity to see world-leading geothermal innovation first-hand - visit the site of local success story Geo40.
  • Process Heat Showcase
    Tue, 27 Jul
    Millenium Hotel
    27 Jul 2021, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Millenium Hotel, 243 Lake Terrace, Waipahihi, Taupō 3330, New Zealand
    This showcase will demonstrate the potential for geothermal process heat to power other industries, and includes a field trip to view a local Process Heat site.
  • Subdivision Heating Workshop
    Tue, 27 Jul
    Millenium Hotel
    27 Jul 2021, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Millenium Hotel, 243 Lake Terrace, Waipahihi, Taupō 3330, New Zealand
    This workshop will explore the opportunities and barriers to investment in district scale heating and cooling systems in New Zealand that harness the earth’s heat. Contact Celia Wells to register for this seminar at c.wells@gns.cri.nz Spaces are limited so be sure to register ASAP
  • NZ Geothermal Week Official Opening and Public Seminar
    26 Jul 2021, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    Great Lake Centre, 5 Story Place, Taupō 3330, New Zealand
    This is the official opening of NZ Geothermal Week. The seminar will explore the past, present and future of the geothermal industry in the Taupo region. Join us to hear speakers from Contact, GNS and MB Century
  • Embedding Mauri in geothermal developments
    26 Jul 2021, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
    GNS Science, 114 Karetoto Road, Waikato 3384, New Zealand
    Join our speaker Nona Hohepa-Taute, Doctoral Candidate – Civil & Environmental Engineering, to learn how Maori cultural values can be incorporated alongside Western approaches to form an improved impact assessment framework for the development of geothermal resources.
  • School Science Competitions
    Mon, 26 Jul
    Taupo District
    26 Jul 2021, 9:00 am – 30 Jul 2021, 5:00 pm
    Taupo District, Taupo District, New Zealand
    Some fantastic Mobilo and iPad prizes are up for grabs for the future innovators and leaders of New Zealand’s geothermal industry!
Event Management and Health and Safety Policies

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