Investing in utility scale solar in New Zealand: top 4 legal considerations

Mei Fern Johnson, Daniel Minhinnick, David Butler , Peter Callus, Gareth Worthington
Published on:
27 October 2022


  • Ministry for the Environment Towards a productive, sustainable and inclusive economy: Aotearoa New Zealand's First Emissions Reduction Plan (June 2022) at 211-214.

  • Ministry for the Environment National Policy Statement for Highly Productive Land 2022 (September 2022).

  • See generally Piers Fuller "Solar farms are coming but is Wairarapa ready?" (8 September 2022) Stuff <> and Bernard Orsman "'We'll be solar city': Helensville residents oppose huge solar farm on their doorstep" (4 July 2022) NZ Herald <>.

  • Transpower New Zealand Limited RCP4 Consultation (September 2022).

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