Sustainability at Mercury

Did you know that the energy we generate is 100% renewable, and that Mercury has been climate positive since 2017? Being climate positive means we've offset more emissions than we produce.

 
100% renewable climate positive

Our sustainability statement

"Sustainability at Mercury is about energy freedom, built on our five pillars - customer, people, commercial, partnerships and kaitiakitanga. Our history goes back almost one hundred years and we intend to be here for at least a hundred more."

customer

customer

A focus on loyalty by inspiring, rewarding, and making it easier for our customers. Sound good? Join the Mercury family.
 
people

people

Our team is really important. We have a strong focus on safety and wellbeing, high performance and development.

 
commercial

commercial

Operation excellence, development of generation resources and sustainable business growth.

 
partnerships

partnerships

Our relationship with our partners, including iwi is based on shared values and a long-term focus.

 
Kaitiakitanga

Kaitiakitanga

Kaitiakitanga is about recognising and respecting natural resources and doing our bit to manage climate change.

 
Climate positive

Climate positive

Being climate positive since 2017 means we've offset more emissions through our forestry partnership than we produce! 
 
Climate positive
Iwi

Iwi

We work with iwi in a number of ways, which include commercial partnerships and community programmes.
 
Iwi partnership
water management

water management

Water is integral to New Zealand’s renewable energy advantage. Learn more about our commitment to this natural resource.
 
Water management

100% renewable generation


100% of our generation comes from renewable sources – hydro and geothermal. This is something we're pretty proud of. It is good for New Zealand and it’s great for our customers to know that we contribute towards a healthier environment.
 
GENERATION

We ♥ NZ

Partnerships and kaitiakitanga are at the heart of our business. We are proud to assist with the wellbeing of the New Zealand community by supporting a number of organisations. 
 
PARTNERSHIPS