The restoration of indigenous vegetation
The management of wilding pines and other pest plants
Enhancing the habitat quality for bird species through the management of animal pests
Encouraging the regeneration of indigenous species
- Geothermal steam supply from 5 to 15 bar;
- Geothermal Brine supply from 100 to 150°C;
- Clean Steam supply from 5 to 15 bar;
- Condensate collection and re-injection;
- Brine reinjection
Putauaki Trust is an Ahu Whenua Trust which was established on 3 June 1981, and is currently owned by approximately 800 shareholders. The shareholders are predominately descendants of Te Pahipoto, hapu of Ngati Awa of Te Teko.
The principal activities of the trust comprise
- Dairy Farming;
- Property/land ownership;
- Geothermal development; and
Putauaki Trust has made 80 ha of land zoned industrial available for development within Kawerau’s industrial district which sits above the geothermal field. Sites on a long term leasehold tenure are on offer.