Jake Roos

AuthorJake Roos

Jake Roos has a Masters of Applied Science in Energy Management which he has been putting to good use in the local government sector for the last twelve years, in areas as varied as planning policy, electric vehicles, renewable energy, carbon accounting, eco-homes, community resilience and emissions mitigation strategies, winning multiple awards in the process. He now operates as a freelance consultant offering support to organisations with climate change and energy-related projects, policies and plans.

Leading the Leaders – Waking up local government to NetZeroNZ

Local government – are they just providers of basic public services, or are they guardians of their communities’ current and future well-being? Depends who you ask. The present government sent a strong signal back in 2012 when they amended the Local Government Act (LGA) to describe the purpose of the sector as ‘to meet the current and future needs of communities for good-quality local...

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