Information on the energy source used for Tākina Wellington Convention and Exhibition Centre

Genevieve Davidson made this Official Information request to Wellington City Council

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From: Genevieve Davidson

Tēnā koe Wellington City Council,

I am seeking information in relation to the energy source used to power Tākina Wellington Convention and Exhibition Centre ('Tākina').

Information for the purpose of this request includes but is not limited to:
a) Data;
b) Internal memoranda;
c) Policy documents and practice notes;
d) Research;
e) Reports;
f) Email and letter correspondence;
g) File notes;
h) Aide memoires.

Could I please be sent information on the following:

1. Will Tākina use fossil fuels as part of its energy/heating system?
2. Will gas boilers be used as part of Tākina energy/heating system?
3. I understand Central Heating New Zealand Ltd are supplying NME Group Wellington with gas boilers to drive the Tākina energy/heating system, is this correct?
4. Was there any consideration of Wellington City Council policy or strategy for 'Energy Management and Strategy Plan-Gas Boiler Phase Out' in relation for the energy sources for Tākina, if so could information relating to this consideration be released?
5. Was there any consideration of 'Te Atakura' and Wellington City Council 'Sustainable Asset Policy' in relation to the energy sources for Tākina, if so could information relating to this consideration be released?
6. Was there any consideration of MBIE's 'Building for Climate Change policy' in relation to the energy sources for Tākina, if so could information relating to this consideration be released?
7. Was there any consideration of the recent Climate Change Commission (He Pou a Rangi) Report/Advice 'Ināia tonu nei' and the IPCC '6th Assessment Report' in relation to the energy sources for Tākina, if so could information relating to this consideration be released?
8. I understand the building concept design behind Tākina is to invoke/summon the wind as powerful force in and identity of Te Whanganui a Tara, were alternative sustainable/green energies such as wind power considered in relation to the energy sources for Tākina, if so could information relating to this consideration be released?

Ngā mihi,

Genevieve Davidson

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Tēnā koe Genevieve

 

Thank you for your email dated 27/08/2021 requesting information about the
Tākina Wellington Convention and Exhibition Centre.

 

Our team will manage your request under the Local Government Official
Information and Meetings Act 1987 which requires us to provide a decision
as soon as possible, but no later than 24/09/2021, being 20 working days
of receipt.

 

The reference number for your request is IRC-2309.

 

Please contact us if you have any further questions.

 

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