Our Vision

Fostering a sustainable future for Aotearoa New
Zealand through geothermal

 

Our Mission Statement

To represent New Zealand’s geothermal community by promoting the legacy, sustainability, and benefits of geothermal for Aotearoa

Our Pillars

Connection
  • Networking to build lasting relationships for our members
  • Leading discussion on the merits of geothermal with government and industry
  • Developing co-operation between industry sectors for the benefit of Aotearoa New Zealand
  • Being a cornerstone of the international geothermal community through strong connections
  • Building lasting partnerships with Māori
Innovation
  • Nurturing new ways of using geothermal through connecting people, ideas and skills
  • Supporting business cases that promote the sustainable use of geothermal energy
  • Identifying and promoting geothermal opportunities to energy intensive industries
  • Continuing to promote New Zealand’s geothermal capabilities
Advocacy
  • Forming solid relationships with central and local governments
  • Promoting the Aotearoa New Zealand geothermal story as a path to net zero-carbon
  • Being a non-partisan voice on the merits of geothermal
  • Ensuring open dialogue is achieved when new regulations are being proposed
  • Advocating for sustainable resource management and protection of our unique taonga
Education
  • Increasing knowledge of the benefits of geothermal
  • Facilitating geothermal seminars, talks and workshops that span all things geothermal
  • Fostering the next generation of geothermal enthusiasts through networking and mentorship
  • Celebrating the value, culture, and stories of geothermal taonga for Māori
  • Providing forums for training and upskilling of geothermal for Aotearoa