A move towards energy efficiency will help plastics manufacturers to stay competitive by increasing production while shrinking their carbon footprints.


Find energy efficiency advice that’s relevant to the technologies and equipment you use:

 Compressed air

 Electric motors

 Heat recovery

 Heating, ventilation and air conditioning



 Office equipment


 Process heat systems

 Pumping and fan systems

 Renewable energy

Develop an energy plan 

An energy management programme will help your organisation to get the most benefit from the energy efficiency opportunities. Having an energy programme encourages your organisation to continue to use energy wisely and to make energy management a part of your culture.

 Develop an energy plan

Funding and support

EECA support for large energy users

We partner with large businesses across New Zealand that spend more than $1 million a year on energy and have high carbon emissions. We work with them over the long term to make cost-effective energy savings and reduce carbon emissions.

 Support for large energy users

Energy audits

If you want your business to make better use of energy or reduce your carbon footprint, our energy audit is an invaluable tool. An energy audit evaluates how energy is being used and identifies the energy and cost saving opportunities.

 Energy audits

Industrial systems design advice

An expert review of planned changes to your industrial heating or cooling system can save on energy and reduce your carbon emissions. This is a great opportunity to get advice on the energy efficiency of your proposed new system in the design phase, before you inverst in the assets.

 Industrial systems design advice

Feasibility studies and business cases

We offer funding to help businesses find out the costs and technical aspects of an energy efficiency or renewable energy project before deciding whether to go ahead or not.

 Feasibility studies and business cases