This project would not have been possible without the contributions and support of our generous sponsors and of Victoria University. We are incredibly honoured to have so many sponsors who joined us to make sure this project was the success it was. We would like to thank, most sincerely, all of those companies, other organisations and individuals who gave their time, energy, products, services and expertise.
Meridian is proud to be the principal sponsor of the First Light House. We are the largest electricity generator in New Zealand, supplying electricity to more than 180,000 residential, business and rural customers. Our electricity is generated 100% from renewable resources and we have a vision to be the global reference company in renewable energy. If you’d like to know more, please visit meridianenergy.co.nz
The Ministry of Science and Innovation (MSI) is a government agency with an exciting and ambitious mandate to coordinate and harness the scientific and innovative capability of New Zealand. MSI has a strong enabling and connecting role across the government, business and science sectors within New Zealand and a role in building New Zealand’s international reputation as a smart country. By increasing collaborations and connections, MSI aims to create an environment where cutting-edge, real-world innovation can flourish.
MSI is proud to be the Gold Elite sponsor of Victoria University’s First Light House, as the 2011 Solar Decathlon is an excellent opportunity to showcase Kiwi innovation to the world.
For more information on MSI visit msi.govt.nz