New Zealand Energy Limited has considerable experience operating small scale hydro generation plants having installations at Haast, Fox, Opunake and Raetihi. The stations at Fox and Haast are operated on Department of Conservation land under Department of Conservation concessions.

New Zealand Energy proposes to complete a long planned installation to generate 4.6MW of electricity from lake Matiri located in the upper South Island north of Murchison.

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This web site is provided to compliment the consenting processes required under the Resource Management Act and for operation on Department of Conservation land by providing affected and interested parties with an overview of the project.
At New Zealand Energy we are committed to developing and operating low pollution hydro generation in a manner that is sympathetic with and having a minimum impact on the environment.

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