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East Coast EV chargers to join nationwide payment system

The region’s Electric Vehicle (EV) fast-chargers are set to join ChargeNet New Zealand’s national linked system from 01 April 2019.

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Electric Village is officially one year old!

Can you believe it has been 12 whole months since we opened the doors to Electric Village? We sure can’t!Over the past year, we’ve met some amazing people from our...

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The Blair family go electric

To celebrate International Drive Electric Week, we caught up with a local family who purchased an electric vehicle after visiting Electric Village for a test drive.

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Electric Vehicles and Gisborne – we’ve got history!

It doesn’t come as news to locals that here in Tairāwhiti Gisborne we hold some top-notch ‘firsts’ to our name.  Most obvious, of course, is our standing as the land...

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Electric Village + Flick Electric Co: a flickin’ electrifying idea!

If you haven’t heard of Flick yet, well – it was only a matter of time! They’re taking the NZ’s electricity industry by storm, winning all sorts of awards for being a groundbreaking, highly innovative power company who puts its customers first.

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The air’s electric in Gisborne, and we know why - Electric Village is officially open!

So, who are we, and what are we all about? Well, sitting pretty in stunning Tairāwhiti, Electric Village – our village – is designed as an inspiring, welcoming and collaborative space for folks to dream big about the future of energy.