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

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