Uncorking Auckland’s Potential

Mayor of the new Auckland Council Len Brown is profiled in a Monocle report called, “Ten Smart Govenors”, “a selection of inspiring local legislators.” “In just 18 months [since Brown was elected] he has made the fractured city buzz. ‘The uniting of Auckland has really delivered an opportunity to uncork our potential,” he says. Importantly, Aucklanders haved stopped saying ‘if’ about projects like the $2.8bn Central Rail Tunnel, predicted to revolutionise the city’s railways.”


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Climate Risk Potential for New Zealand Hydropower

Climate Risk Potential for New Zealand Hydropower

With climate change set to bring more severe and frequent storms to some parts of the world and an increased risk of drought to others, for countries like New Zealand which…