Welcome to the Energy Centre!

We are a multi-disciplinary research and education centre founded in late 2004 and part-funded by a private trust and additional industry partners.


  • Study options

    Information about our energy courses, scholarships and awards and past dissertations completed.

  • Energy Matters

    This event aims to foster the development of policies to effectively address the demand for energy resources.

  • Scholarships

    The Energy Education Trust New Zealand funds post graduate scholarships and postdoctoral fellowships offered by the Energy Centre.

  • Outreach

    Read our newsletter e-Horizon and find out about our generating ideas awareness campaigns.

Energy Education Trust of New Zealand

The University of Auckland Business School gratefully acknowledges the Energy Education Trust of New Zealand for their support of tertiary education and research in disciplines relevant to New Zealand’s present and emerging energy needs.

The largest provider of philanthropic support for Energy Education in New Zealand, the Trust funds:

  • The Energy Education Trust Chair in Energy and Resource Economics
  • The Business School’s Energy Centre
  • The ‘Energy Matters Speaker Series’
  • Postgraduate scholarships and research scholarships

The Energy Education Trust funds a wide array of energy projects and offers 15 scholarships of $5000 each to undergraduate and honours year students at all participating New Zealand universities.

For more information, please visit the EETNZ website.