The 'Leading the Charge' road trip, which travelled from Bluff up to Cape Reinga, was organised by the Better NZ Trust, who is working with the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority to promote electric vehicles (EVs) in New Zealand.
[Taranaki Daily News - 3rd May 2017]
An electric van charging up for it's next trip from a wall socket and a BMW interior made from recycled materials – motoring's electric future was rolled out in Nelson.
[Nelson Mail - 27 April 2017]
Back in 2015 the Better NZ Trust set out to prove that it was possible to drive the entire length of New Zealand in an electric vehicle (EV) and the Leading The Charge road trip was born.
[Stuff / Motoring - 24th April 2017]
A fleet of electric vehicles has visited Dunedin in a show of power for the industry.
[Otago Daily Times - 21st April 2017]
Leading The Charge, the epic New Zealand road trip of electric vehicles (EVs) that covers the entire country, has kicked off from the bottom of the South Island.
[Stuff Motoring - 20th April 2017]
[Coromandel Summertime Magazine Article - December 2016]
Northwood Fast Charger Opening - 16 December 2016
[Stuff / The Press - 16th December 2016]
Christchurch Evolocity - 27th November 2016.
[Stuff - 17th November 2016]
The Better NZ Trust has won the Communicating Sustainability Award for demonstrating excellence in communicating a sustainability-related message. The judges described the trust’s efforts to promote electric vehicles as “truly impressive and inspirational”.
[EV Talk - 18th November 2016]
BMW and Charge Net NZ are planning to install 100 fast charge stations across New Zealand.
[Newshub - 27th September 2016]