Electric Power Engineering Centre (EPECentre)

New Zealand’s pioneering research centre for electric power and clean energy applications

Te Hiranga Pūhanga Hiko | EPECentre, a joint initiative between the electricity industry and the University of Canterbury, was established in 2002 as an entrepreneurial endeavour. It brings together industry, researchers, academia and students to foster innovation. The EPECentre has two distinct areas of operation: Research & Innovation and Education & Outreach.


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About EPECentre

Defining the future of electricity and clean technologies through innovation and collaboration.

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Research & Innovation

More information about our electric power and clean technologies research group.

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Latest news

Learn about our recent research and activities and subscribe to our newsletter.

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Empowering those who will shape New Zealand's energy future.

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Education & Outreach

Discover our Education & Outreach programme.

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Power Careers Event

For students to meet representatives from the electricity industry to discuss career opportunities and pathways.

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Current UC & EPECentre programmes and other scholarships.

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Electric Power Engineering Centre (EPECentre)

To learn more about us contact the EPECentre staff