Useful Links

The International Geothermal Association (IGA), encourages research, the development and utilisation of geothermal resources worldwide through the publication of scientific and technical information among the geothermal specialists, the business community, governmental representatives, UN organisations, civil society and the general public.

Use this link to go to the IGA website worldwide online database.

Worldwide online database of geothermal conference papers (including the New Zealand Geothermal Workshop)

Geoheat Strategy for Aotearoa NZ, 2017 – 2030

New Zealand Geothermal Association fostering increased direct geothermal use

GNS Science – Earth Energy

A range of information including fact sheets and case studies.

GNS Science – New Zealand Geothermal Use Database

Bay of Connections

Regional Growth for the wider Bay of Plenty, including the Taupō District, creating prosperity supported by sustainable sectors.  Group has resourced a Geothermal Business Development Lead to connect potential industrial and commercial users with geothermal suppliers.


Sector Strategies

Energy strategy 


Regional Growth Study for Tai Tokerau Northland (2015)

Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment

New Zealand Energy Strategy 2011 – 2021

Business Growth Agenda 2017


New Zealand Energy Efficiency and Conservation Strategy 2017-2022