Emerging industries and future training/skills needs
Extractives, mining, and energy – Renewable energy
Renewable energy is an emerging industry on the West Coast. Te Te Tai Poutini West Coast renewable energy strategy identifies and advances opportunities in hydro, biomass, geothermal, green hydrogen, and other energy opportunities on the West Coast with a focus on viable outcomes that create jobs.
Increasing capabilities and improving coordination has been identified as one of 4 vital strategy areas of the renewable energy roadmap.
- Training that supports the renewable energy strategy including engineering and research science.