• Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ Scoop News

    Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ . By Gavin Evans. Oct. 18 (BusinessDesk) - Genesis Energy is buying coal and gas in the wholesale market to supplement fuel supplies, while it ...

  • Genesis Energy profit falls after lower hydro supply and ...

    Genesis Energy profit falls after lower hydro supply and gas shortage Power company Genesis Energy has taken a significant financial hit and lowered its guidance, because of lower hydro generation and gas shortages. Net profit for the six months ended December fell 81.4 percent to $9.2 million, from slightly lower revenue of $1.3 billion.

  • Genesis Energy to end coal use 'if we can' by 2030 RNZ News

    May 20, 2019  However, in its submission to the Ministry for the Environment on the Zero Carbon Bill in July last year, Genesis said it intended to "exit coal-fired generation altogether by 2030 at the latest". Responding to the change in wording, Mr England said the company did not rely heavily on coal.

  • Transitioning to a Low Carbon Future Genesis NZ

    As New Zealand's primary thermal electricity generator, Genesis recognises the need to understand and reduce the impact of our activities on the environment. Our current focus areas are emissions – helping New Zealand transition to a low carbon future, and environmental management, especially around water

  • Genesis Energy's move to import coal - NZ Herald

    NZX-listed Genesis Energy's gas- and coal-powered station at Huntly has been using its two generating units, known as Rankines, to make up the shortfall. ... (import coal), New Zealand is suddenly ...

  • Coal in NZ: Lets talk about coal

    HistoryNew Zealand Coal QualitiesUsesHistorically, Tainui Maori were the first to burn waro (coal) in New Zealand, for cooking, and early European settlers swiftly began prospecting.The first mine in New Zealand was established in Dunedin in 1849 and by the 1860s most of the main coalfields had been discovered and large-scale mining established. A number of heritage-protected mine sites are managed by the Department of Conservation, for example, on the Denniston plateau on the West Coast.Coal became integral to New Zealand's gro...
  • Record level carbon charges putting people who rely on ...

    Record level carbon charges putting people who rely on coal for energy out of pocket. Kaitlin Ruddock, 1 NEWS Reporter ... New Zealand. MORE. 00:44.

  • Coal Prices in New

    The key coal markets in New Zealand are set out in Figure 2. These are defined by end use and type of coal. The largest market is the export market for West Coast bituminous coals; at 78.5 PJ (c.2.6 million tonnes) this amounted to 49% of coal trade in and from New Zealand in 2008. Major user markets include: Genesis coal-fired electricity ...

  • Genesis coal burn reached five-year high in ... - NZ Herald

    Genesis shares fell 2 cents to $2.65. The stock is up almost 7 per cent the past year and closed at a record high of $2.71 on Thursday. New Zealand relies on the flexibility Genesis has to run the ...

  • Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ ...

    New Zealand relies on the flexibility Genesis has to run the aging Rankine units when required and to fuel them with gas or coal, depending on what is available and cheapest at the time. Most of their output is contracted by major users and other retailers, with Genesis using only about 12 percent of their production in the year ended June 30.

  • Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ ...

    New Zealand relies on the flexibility Genesis has to run the aging Rankine units when required and to fuel them with gas or coal, depending on what is available and cheapest at the time. Most of their output is contracted by major users and other retailers, with Genesis using only about 12 percent of their production in the year ended June 30.

  • Increasing carbon charges putting people relying on coal ...

    1 天前  At a time when the country is using the most energy for heating, increasing carbon charges are putting people that rely on coal out of pocket. Vegetable growers and schools are among those ...

  • About Genesis Genesis NZ

    Genesis Energy also has a 46% interest in the Kupe Joint Venture, which owns the Kupe Oil and Gas Field offshore of Taranaki, New Zealand. Retail We are New Zealand's largest electricity and gas retailer, supplying energy through our two retail brands – Genesis and Energy Online – to more than 650,000¹ customer connections across New Zealand.

  • Our Inconvenient Truth: NZ will keep burning coal

    New Zealand's changing electricity market has seen improvements in the management of dry year events, along with a significant decrease in coal-fired generation, and by 2018 the two coal units will no longer be required unless market conditions change significantly," Genesis Energy Chairman, Dame Jenny Shipley said at the time.

  • Genesis Energy profit falls after lower hydro supply and ...

    Lower inflows for its hydro power stations meant Genesis had to rely more on its costly coal and gas-fired Huntly Power Station and import more coal. A month-long outage at its Kupe oil and gas ...

  • 'Creaking and groaning' New Zealand energy system poses ...

    Oct 16, 2018  Genesis, owner of the Huntly Power Station, has said it could import coal, amid a shortage of gas supplies. ... Kidd warned that New Zealand's gas

  • We’re going to start importing coal! – Kiwiblog

    Oct 30, 2018  Genesis has imported coal in the past it was burnt in the four 250MW boilers after burning gas became uneconomic. The coal was imported from Indonesia and was a soft low quality grade, most NZ coal is worth more for steel making and too valuable just to burn.

  • Operating coal mine production figures - New Zealand ...

    As at May 2016 there are 17 producing coal mines in New Zealand

  • Tiwai Point closure: benefits and fishhooks Stuff.co.nz

    Jul 10, 2020  In theory, the closure of Tiwai Point aluminium smelter should bring down electricity prices and help get New Zealand closer to its Carbon Zero 2050 goal. In practice, that isn’t so easy.

  • Genesis’ “appalling” record coal burn reveals urgent need ...

    Jan 23, 2019  Genesis Energy has been powering its two Rankine units at Huntly on coal for most of the last part of 2018 and ordered 120,000 tonnes of coal from Indonesia to maintain supplies, driving up electricity prices for New Zealand households.

  • Genesis Energy ends imported coal contract Scoop News

    Genesis Energy, operator of New Zealand’s largest power station at Huntly, has ended a contract to import coal from off shore and, at the same time, has extended its supply agreement with Solid ...

  • New Zealand Pledges An End To Coal By 2018 – ThinkProgress

    New Zealand has more than 15 billion tons of known coal reserves in the ground, and says that more than half of those resources are probably recoverable. In 2013, New Zealand extracted 4.6 million tons of coal, exporting a little less than half of it — mostly to Asia, where it’s used to power steel manufacturing. Nearly two-thirds of New Zealand’s coal comes from just two mines ...

  • NZ energy stocks make up for dirty coal at Martin Currie ...

    Martin Currie Australia, which is an affiliate manager of Legg Mason Asset Management and manages about $10 billion across a range of equity funds and strategies, has invested in four ASX-listed but NZ-domiciled “integrated energy utilities”: Contact Energy, Mercury Energy, Genesis Energy and

  • Genesis Energy ends international imported coal contract

    Jan 24, 2014  Genesis Energy’s Chief Executive, Albert Brantley, said the "decision to close a second unit and end the imported coal contract was made in order to meet the changing New Zealand electricity market and ensure the Company is well placed to meet the future. "We have a clear focus on reducing our costs over the longer term.

  • Genesis Energy ends imported coal contract Scoop News

    Genesis Energy, operator of New Zealand’s largest power station at Huntly, has ended a contract to import coal from off shore and, at the same time, has extended its supply agreement with Solid ...

  • New Zealand Pledges An End To Coal By 2018 – ThinkProgress

    New Zealand has more than 15 billion tons of known coal reserves in the ground, and says that more than half of those resources are probably recoverable. In 2013, New Zealand extracted 4.6 million tons of coal, exporting a little less than half of it — mostly to Asia, where it’s used to power steel manufacturing. Nearly two-thirds of New Zealand’s coal comes from just two mines ...

  • NZ energy stocks make up for dirty coal at Martin Currie ...

    Martin Currie Australia, which is an affiliate manager of Legg Mason Asset Management and manages about $10 billion across a range of equity funds and strategies, has invested in four ASX-listed but NZ-domiciled “integrated energy utilities”: Contact Energy, Mercury Energy, Genesis Energy and

  • Genesis Energy ends international imported coal contract

    Jan 24, 2014  Genesis Energy’s Chief Executive, Albert Brantley, said the "decision to close a second unit and end the imported coal contract was made in order to meet the changing New Zealand electricity market and ensure the Company is well placed to meet the future. "We have a clear focus on reducing our costs over the longer term.

  • Genesis goes solar EV Talk

    Genesis’ interim result was impacted by a planned 30-day stoppage in November at the Taranaki Kupe oil and gas field, while lower hydro power station inflows forced it to rely more on the coal and gas-fired Huntly Power Station and to bring in more coal. It plans to scrap coal use where possible by 2025.

  • Coal Facts - Coal Action Network Aotearoa

    Coal use in New Zealand. Coal produces less than 10% of New Zealand’s primary energy. The largest user is Bluescope NZ Steel at Glenbrook. The second is Fonterra. In a dry year when hydro power is down the Huntly power station (owned by Genesis) can be second biggest, but it is being phased out.

  • GENESIS ENERGY annual report 2018 - Microsoft

    and commitments Genesis is making to ensure a brighter, more sustainable and future-focused New Zealand. Genesis supports New Zealand’s transition to a low emissions economy. We have challenged ourselves to consider what our contribution can be. Having already reduced our coal use by 80 per cent in the past decade, in

  • Mining in New Zealand - Wikipedia

    Coal mining produced almost 4 million tonnes of coal in 2014, of which 44% was exported. In 2016 it was down to 2,834,956 tonnes. New Zealand coal reserves are in excess of 15 billion tonnes, mainly in Waikato, Taranaki, West Coast, Otago and Southland. Over 80% of the reserves are in Southland lignite deposits worth $100 billion. Coal is produced from four underground and 21 opencast mines.

  • New Zealand Pledges an End to Coal by 2018 - Our World

    It appears that New Zealand is finally ready to throw their domestic coal habit into Mount Doom — by 2018, the country will cease to use coal as a source of domestic energy production. “Historically coal has played an important role in ensuring the security of New Zealand’s electricity supply, particularly in dry years where our hydro-lake levels are low,” Simon Bridges, New Zealand ...

  • Genesis coal burn highest since 2013 - ZB

    Coal-fired generation from Genesis Energy's Huntly operations was the highest in more than five years in the December quarter, as a combination of low hydr ... New Zealand relies on the ...

  • Genesis in talks with BT Mining on Huntly supply ...

    Genesis in talks with BT Mining on Huntly supply. Genesis Energy is working to secure new coal supplies from BT Mining. The company runs its two Rankine units at Huntly on a mix of coal and gas. It pre-emptively imported Indonesian coal earlier this year to ensure it

  • New Zealand About to Say Adios to Coal Common Dreams News

    In a move celebrated as good news for the climate, New Zealand is on track to end coal-fired power. Genesis Energy announced Thursday that it will shut down its last two coal-burning electricity generators, which operate at the Huntly Power Station, by December 2018.. Company Chairman Jenny Shipley said the move was in part because of the falling price of renewables, and that it would help ...

  • Record level carbon charges putting people who rely on ...

    Stuff.co.nz. Record level carbon charges putting people who rely on coal for energy out of pocket 2020 02:23. Vegetable growers and schools are among those struggling to transition to lower-emissions energy sources, especially in the South Island. PLAY. Home.

  • Business Scoop » Genesis’ record coal burn reveals urgent ...

    Jan 22, 2019  Press Release – Greenpeace New Zealand. Tuesday, January 22: The revelation that coal burning at Genesis Energys Huntly Power Station is the highest in five years is proof we need to fast-track the rollout of solar energy, says Greenpeace. Genesis’ “appalling” record coal burn reveals urgent need for solar

  • Genesis in talks with BT Mining on Huntly supply ...

    Genesis in talks with BT Mining on Huntly supply. Genesis Energy is working to secure new coal supplies from BT Mining. The company runs its two Rankine units at Huntly on a mix of coal and gas. It pre-emptively imported Indonesian coal earlier this year to ensure it

  • New Zealand About to Say Adios to Coal Common Dreams News

    In a move celebrated as good news for the climate, New Zealand is on track to end coal-fired power. Genesis Energy announced Thursday that it will shut down its last two coal-burning electricity generators, which operate at the Huntly Power Station, by December 2018.. Company Chairman Jenny Shipley said the move was in part because of the falling price of renewables, and that it would help ...

  • Record level carbon charges putting people who rely on ...

    Stuff.co.nz. Record level carbon charges putting people who rely on coal for energy out of pocket 2020 02:23. Vegetable growers and schools are among those struggling to transition to lower-emissions energy sources, especially in the South Island. PLAY. Home.

  • Business Scoop » Genesis’ record coal burn reveals urgent ...

    Jan 22, 2019  Press Release – Greenpeace New Zealand. Tuesday, January 22: The revelation that coal burning at Genesis Energys Huntly Power Station is the highest in five years is proof we need to fast-track the rollout of solar energy, says Greenpeace. Genesis’ “appalling” record coal burn reveals urgent need for solar

  • Genesis Energy to close last coal-fired power stations in NZ

    Aug 06, 2015  New Zealand is saying goodbye to coal-fired power generation, with Genesis Energy advising it will permanently shut its last two coal-burning generators by

  • Energy in New Zealand 2019 - Ministry of Business ...

    MINISTRY OF BUSINESS, INNOVATION AND EMPLOYMENT ENERG IN NEW ZEALAND fiflƨ 4 Renewable shares up in 2018 despite increase in coal-fired electricity generation 1 For more information, see Box E.4 in the Gas section. 2 Total primary energy supply is the amount of energy available for use in New Zealand accounting for imports and exports.

  • New Zealand's Top 10 Exports 2019

    May 28, 2020  by Flagpictures.org A sovereign island country southeast of Australia in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, New Zealand shipped US$38.2 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2019. That dollar amount reflects an 11.2% gain since 2015 but a -4.1% dip from 2018 to 2019. Based on the average exchange rate for 2019, the New Zealand dollar depreciated by -5.9% against the US dollar

  • Charcoal Range Weber BBQ

    Genesis® II Series New Charcoal Range Smokey Mountain Cooker Series Summit® Charcoal Series Portable Charcoal Series Weber Kettle Series Electric Range ... NZ$ 139.00 Smokey Joe® Charcoal Barbecue 37cm 37 cm, Black NZ$ 139.00 Smokey Joe® Charcoal Barbecue 37cm 37 cm, Black NZ$ 139.00 Go to Search Results.

  • New Zealand push on clean power comes with high political ...

    Jun 01, 2018  New Zealand’s biggest power plant, Huntly, owned by Genesis, was due to shut its coal units in 2018, but rival generator Meridian Energy agreed to pay Genesis

  • Genesis Energy Limited - Wikipedia

    Genesis Energy Limited, formerly Genesis Power Limited, is a New Zealand publicly listed electricity generation and electricity, natural gas and LPG retailing company. It was formed as part of the 1998–99 reform of the New Zealand electricity sector, taking its generation capacity from the breakup of the Electricity Corporation of New Zealand (ECNZ) and taking retail customers from three ...

  • Genesis Oxygen Home Medical Equipment in Coal Grove ...

    Genesis is an accepted provider for nearly all reimbursement sources. We accept patients on a need basis and when necessary, or when special circumstances arise, allow a 30-day period for social workers (or others) to assist patients in making financial arrangements

  • Yes, Electric Vehicles Are Better for the Environment in ...

    The only exceptions are in places that still rely on burning coal to make electricity. Electric cars reduce emissions by an average of 70 percent , varying by where people live and drive.

  • Coal Resources - Genesis Capital Management Group, Ltd.

    product characteristics. coking coal medium volatiles. humidity. 10 % max. ash. 12.5 % max. sulphur. 1 % max. volatile matter. 30 % max. hgi: less than 65%: gross ...

  • Sustainable Development Goals New Zealand Ministry of ...

    The 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs) and 169 targets the UN signed up to and how New Zealand will contribute to achieving the goals: domestic action, international leadership on global policy issues, and supporting countries through the New Zealand Aid Programme.