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Hydroelectric Generation Installed at MG...

Hydroelectric Generation Installed at MGI

MGI has installed three 12kW hydroelectric turbines in the Bells Pond Mainrace and is generating electricity as an example of sustainable development and renewable energy on the back of the irrigation network. The turbines are supplied by Emrgy Australasia (www.emrgy.com) and comprise three twin turbines (two pairs) that operate due to the current of flowing […]

Lower Waitaki Water Quality

Lower Waitaki Water Quality

MGI has collaborated with Irrigation New Zealand and Waitaki Irrigators Collective to help produce the “Know your Catchment” visualisation tool. This website allows users to view the latest surface water and groundwater quality information from the Lower Waitaki catchment area. Interested parties are encouraged to bookmark the following page on their browser. https://catchment.waitakiirrigators.co.nz/dashboard/