About

EPECentre, New Zealand’s pioneering research centre for electric power and clean energy applications, 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, government and industry-funded projects delivered by the EPECentre Research team. For more information, please check as well About EPECentre and Research & Innovation.
  • Education & Outreach, funded by the Power Engineering Excellence Trust (PEET) and administered by the EPECentre. For more information about Education & Outreach activities, please check About PEET and Education & Outreach.