About Us

BEC Represents the World Energy Council in New Zealand.

The BusinessNZ Energy Council (BEC) is a cross-section of leading energy-sector business, government and research organisations taking a leading role in creating a sustainable, equitable and secure energy future.
BEC represents the World Energy Council in New Zealand.
BEC is a brand of BusinessNZ, New Zealand’s largest business advocacy body.

Together with its members, BEC is shaping the energy agenda for New Zealand and globally.


Resources to empower Kiwis to get involved with energy.

Energy Future Scenarios

A strategic foresight tool exploring potential pathways for New Zealand’s energy future, mapping out tradeoffs and choices we might face.

Energy Trilemma Framework

Monitoring New Zealand’s performance across energy sustainability, equity, and security, amidst policy changes.

Energy Briefings

Providing a comprehensive snapshot of New Zealand’s energy landscape, highlighting sector challenges, opportunities, and the policy imperatives crucial for unlocking potential.

Energy Issues Monitor

Providing insights on the global energy agenda from nearly 1,800 global energy leaders, highlighting critical uncertainties and key issues of importance.


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Our Members

Fortescue Future Industries's logo'
National Energy Research Institute (NERI)'s logo'
Ministry of Transport's logo'
Thundergrid's logo'
NZX's logo'
Gas Association of New Zealand's logo'
Unison Networks's logo'
Mercury's logo'
Wellington Electricity Lines Management's logo'
Deloitte's logo'
New Zealand Oil & Gas's logo'
Robinson Bowmaker Paul's logo'
Clarus's logo'
Mitsubishi's logo'
Oceana Gold's logo'
Envisory's logo'
Energy Efficiency & Conservation Authority (EECA)'s logo'
Tesla Asia Pacific Ltd's logo'
Elemental Group's logo'
Contact Energy's logo'
Infratec Limited's logo'
Fonterra's logo'
Mitsui & Co NZ Limited's logo'
Gas Industry Co.'s logo'
Methanex's logo'
Enerlytica's logo'
Chevron Australia Pty Ltd's logo'
BP's logo'
Electricity Networks Association's logo'
GNS Science's logo'
OMV New Zealand's logo'
Electricity Retailers' Association of New Zealand's logo'
Meridian Energy's logo'
Stantec New Zealand's logo'
OJI Fibre Solutions's logo'
Bluefloat Energy's logo'
Powerco's logo'
EcoGeekCo's logo'
The University of Auckland's logo'
Frazer Lindstrom Limited's logo'
Manawa Energy's logo'
Z Energy's logo'
Rheem's logo'
Straterra's logo'
Chris McKeown's logo'
Carbon and Energy Professionals New Zealand (CEPNZ)'s logo'
Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment (MBIE)'s logo'
David Butcher and Associates's logo'
Arup's logo'
Transpower's logo'
Aurecon's logo'
Genesis Energy's logo'
Fletcher Building's logo'
New Zealand Steel's logo'
Motor Trade Association's logo'
Beca's logo'
Graymont's logo'
BraveTrace's logo'
Vector's logo'
Helios Energy NZ's logo'
Electricity Authority of NZ (EA)'s logo'
Rio Tinto's logo'
Hiringa Energy Limited's logo'
Nova Energy's logo'
Commerce Commission's logo'
New Zealand Geothermal Association's logo'