What is Meridian Energy about?
Meridian Energy (ASX:MEZ) is New Zealand's largest renewable energy generator, with a diversified portfolio of hydro, wind, solar, and geothermal power plants. The company generates 100% of its electricity from renewable sources, and is committed to helping New Zealand achieve its net zero carbon emissions target by 2050. Meridian Energy owns several large scale wind farms, six hydro stations and commercial scale solar farms across New Zealand. Meridian also has a number of smaller renewable energy projects in operation and under development, including solar farms, battery storage systems, and electric vehicle charging stations.
Is Meridian Energy a public or private company?
How many people does Meridian Energy employ?
What sector is Meridian Energy in?
Where is the head office for Meridian Energy?
Wellington, New Zealand
What year was Meridian Energy founded?
Where does Meridian Energy operate? Locations of Meridian Energy global operations
- Global view
- New Zealand
- United States
What are Meridian Energy’s services?
Overview of Meridian Energy offerings
Te Apiti wind farm: The largest wind farm in New Zealand, located in the Tararua Range north of Wellington. It has 62 turbines with a total capacity of 142.6 megawatts (MW), enough to power over 73,000 homes.
West Wind wind farm: Located near Wellington, it has 62 turbines with a total capacity of 145.5 MW, enough to power over 73,000 homes.
White Hill wind farm: Located in Southland, it has 29 turbines with a total capacity of 58 MW, enough to power over 22,000 homes.
Harapaki wind farm: Located in Hawke's Bay, it has 41 turbines with a total capacity of 176 MW, enough to power over 70,000 homes.
Waitaki hydro scheme: A series of interconnected lakes and canals used to generate electricity. Meridian owns and operates six out of the eight hydro power stations.
Maama Mai Solar Farm: Located in Tonga, it is the first renewable energy generation facility connected to Tonga’s electricity grid and helps to provide around 4% of the country’s total electricity demand.
Who is in the Meridian Energy executive team?
Meridian Energy leadership team
- Mr. Neal Barclay BCA, CA (NZICA)Chief Exec. Officer
- Mr. Mike RoanCFO and GM of Fin. & Strategy
- Mr. Bharat RatanpalChief Information Officer
- Owen HackstonInvestor Relations Mang.
- Mr. Jason Stein BCA, LLBChief People Officer, CEO of Meridian Energy Australia Pty Limited & Powershop Australia Pty Limited
- Mr. Jason WoolleyGen. Counsel & Company Sec.
- Rheilli UluilelataExternal Communications Mang.
- Ms. Claire ShawGen. Mang. of Corp. Affairs & Sustainability