11. Ecoinnovation

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671 Kent Rd, New Plymouth
Michael and Linda Lawley

Michael and Linda live on 10 acres in an eco-house made of untreated macrocarpa timber. They generate all their own power via a large 20kW solar panel array and 1.5kW hydro turbine. This system powers the property, including their onsite business manufacturing hydro turbine products incorporating recycled materials. Surplus power heats water for central heating and charges their electric vehicles.

Open   28 Oct 10am - 4pm, 31 Oct 1pm - 4pm, 3 Nov 10am - 4pm
Admission  Gold coin
Talks  Renewable Energy: 1pm on open days