Member Benefits

As a member of both the BusinessNZ Energy Council (BEC) and the World Energy Council (WEC) your company will have the following privileges and benefits:


ACCESS

Access to password-protected parts of the WEC website (www.worldenergy.org) containing programmes, projects, publications and other resources.


REDUCED OR COMPLIMENTARY FEES

Reduced or complimentary fees to BEC events (seminars, workshops, conferences etc.), World Energy Congress, Executive Assembly organised by BEC, WEC and other energy organisations.


NETWORKING

Participation in BEC and WEC activities provides a great opportunity for making contacts with key energy people in New Zealand, Asia and the Pacific and internationally.


INFORMATION

The WEC website (www.worldenergy.org) is a great information resource, is supplemented by WEC publications and Conference proceedings.


INDEPENDENT FORUM

Nationally and internationally, BEC and WEC provide forums at which industry can discuss issues amongst themselves, and with politicians and government officials.


INDUSTRY INITIATIVES

WEC and BEC provide a vehicle for industry to get together to provide collective benefit. The WEC Climate Change Database and the Asia Pacific Region Cross Border Consortium Projects are examples of international collaborative initiatives conducted recently.


RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES

BEC provides a good vehicle for setting up energy research consortia contributing to government and industry investments in energy research.


HIGH PROFILE

WEC and BEC enable the energy industry to enhance its public profile, and provide opportunities for Members to increase their profile within the industry.