A BIT OF A SWEET BUZZ ABOUT THE FUTURE OF BEEKEEPING

By Belinda Peddie / November 25, 2019 / News / No Comments

A bit of a sweet buzz about the future of beekeeping The ancient art of beekeeping and keeping bees happy and healthy has had a technological breakthrough. On2it Electronics in Kerikeri, recipient of this year’s Top Energy’s $30k Business Development Fund, have devised a simple technology to help apiarists care for their bee colonies during […]

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TOP ENERGY GIVES $6 MILLION TO FAR NORTH ELECTRICITY CONSUMERS

By Belinda Peddie / November 5, 2019 / News / No Comments

Northlanders will get a nice surprise when they receive their November power bill which will include a Top Energy lines charge discount credited to their account. Top Energy Chief Executive Russell Shaw says the credit will be welcome in the lead up to the festive season and is based on the amount of power used […]

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ANNUAL FAR NORTH SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FAIR – A LITMUS TEST FOR BUDDING SCIENTISTS

By Belinda Peddie / August 16, 2019 / News / No Comments

Mites, mangroves, manuka and mares inspired last year’s winners of the Top Energy Far North Science and Technology Fair. Julie Harrisson, Kerikeri High School science teacher, chief judge and organising committee member says this year’s entrants are looking equally diverse and reflective of the Far North environment. This highly anticipated event will open to the […]

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