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

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