Energy and Emissions Leadership

Celebrating individuals who have the passion and determination to make energy savings and emissions reductions happen in business.

Energy and Emissions Leadership Award

This Award recognises the achievements of a person who is demonstrating leadership in energy efficiency, emissions reduction and/or renewable energy in their organisation, industry or field of expertise, to the benefit of their organisation, community or sector.


Roseline Klein, Watercare Services Ltd

Jenny Lackey, EECA's Group Manager Strategy and Performance, presents Rosaline Klein of Watercare Services Limited with the Energy and Emissions Leadership Award.

Energy efficiency is everybody's responsibility at Watercare, due to a staff engagement and empowerment strategy led by Roseline. Making energy-saving a team effort and introducing technologies into a long term energy efficiency strategy has them set to achieve their energy neutrality targets for the waste-water plants.


Highly Commended

  • Shane Dufaur, Dominion Salt Limited
    Financial and environmental business-planning go hand in hand at Dominion Salt. Shane’s thorough knowledge of the company’s processing and logistics requirements, combined with a foresight for energy and cost-saving opportunities have turned the company into a highly sustainable and energy efficient business.

  • Kevin Crutchley, Christchurch City Council
    Aligning his role against international Sustainable Development Goals, Kevin is bringing a suite of resource efficiency measures to the Council that are lowering greenhouse gas emissions and increasing the electrification of fleet.