Water-power

Hydraulic power plants, Hydroelectric power, Hydropower, Water power, Waterpower
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Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :[Maori power]. 15 July 2012
Date: 2012 By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0022337 Description: Three electric power pylons, in the stance of Maori warriors about to perform a haka, stand around a river. The claim of water rights by the Maori Council at...
Date: 2004-2005 By: Foley, Jacqueline, 1951- Ref: OHColl-1114 Description: Oral history project in response to Project Aqua, a proposed $1.2 billion hydro-scheme by Meridian Energy Ltd on the Waitaki River, announced in 2001. Projec...
Date: 15 May 1998 By: Hill, Perry Martin, 1926-2005 Ref: OHInt-0413/5 Description: Perry Martin Hill who was born in England, outlines family background and discusses father's influence on career. Describes the Eric Gill Commune and Eric Gi...
Date: 1974 - 1975 By: National Water and Soil Conservation Organisation; Shearer, Archibald Reid, 1914-1997; New Zealand. Ministry of Works and Development; Art Direction Ltd Ref: Eph-G-ENVIRONMENT-1974-01 Description: Explains water use and shows three illustrations of three landscapes from river head to the sea. Four copies held. Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical prin...
From: Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP-Energy-Hydro Electricity Description: Photographs relating to hydro electric power, compiled for internal use by the Library of the Evening Post newspaper, ca 1950-2000.
"LOOK behind you - Genesis Energy has adjusted the control gate." "The oldest trick in the book." 7 June, 2006.
Date: 2006 Ref: DCDL-0001679 Description: An angler stands in the Tongariro River fishing. A large trout that he has just hooked warns him that Genesis Energy has just released the control gate. Behi...
Waihi Mining company's hydro-electric works at Horahora - Photograph taken by Edward John Wilkinson
Date: 21 June 1916 By: Wilkinson, Edward John, active 1916-1922 Ref: 1/2-000894-G Description: Waihi Mining Company's hydro-electric works at Horahora. Photograph taken by E J W, on the 21st of June, 1916. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negati...
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Date: 2002 By: Tremain, Garrick, 1941-; Otago daily times (Newspaper) Ref: H-675-001/015 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Comment on Labour's Finance Minister, Michael Cullen's proposed Superannuation Scheme....
NATURAL ENERGY... Meridian Energy. Waitaki. Sunday News, 2 April 2004
Date: 2004 From: Walker, Malcolm, 1950- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0009478 Description: Shows an man representing Meridian Energy standing in the Waitaki River and holding an electric cord. The man is being electrocuted. Refers to Meridian cance...
Date: Early 1900s From: AFCM :Six albums containing newspaper and magazine clippings, and some original photographs Ref: PA1-f-125 Description: Album of newspaper and magazine cuttings, black and white photographs, and prints of colour illustrations. Mostly connected with New Zealand native trees, an...
Date: 1974 By: National Water and Soil Conservation Organisation; Shearer, Archibald Reid, 1914-1997; New Zealand. Ministry of Works and Development; Art Direction Ltd Ref: Eph-E-ENVIRONMENT-1974-01 Description: Explains water use and shows three illustrations of three landscapes from river head to the sea. Two copies held. Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print...
Date: 2001 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-673-024/046 Description: Cartoons on political and social issues, includes: Shows scientists' adhock research into the potential uses of genetic modification at the expense of common...
"Amazing! All this rain yet it's still extreme!" "Fire risk?" "Price of power!" 23 February, 2004
Date: 2004 Ref: DCDL-0005144 Description: Shows a car with three passengers driving past a fire risk indicator in the rain. The passengers commented on the price of power still extreme with the amoun...
From: Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP-Energy-Hydro Electricity, Clyde Dam Description: Photographs relating to the hydro-electricity development at Clyde Dam, Otago, built 1977 to 1989, compiled for internal use by the Library of the Evening Po...
POWER SCHEMES. "They hold water but they can't contain all the red tape!" 3 April, 2004
Date: 2004 Ref: DCDL-0005326 Description: Shows a large 'Power Schemes' dam begining to crack under the pressure of too much red tape. People are running away from the dam. Refers to the amount of bu...
Date: 1873, 1904, 1912-1959 Ref: Series-2947 Description: Papers relate not only to NZ Sounds Hydro-Electric Concessions ltd which Hunt helped set up, but also on electric generation and its uses in general. Include...
Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989:I think I'll tell him about the Waikato floods and the £4 to £500,000 surplus in overseas exchange and the poor army recruiting and the Wanganui River diversion argument and all that stuff, first and save the Nelson cotton mill to last. 24 July 1964.
Date: 1964 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-133-281 Description: A hesitant Deputy Prime Minister, Jack Marshall, holding his report, hovers outside the door of the Prime Minister, Keith Holyoake, and decides to break the ...
Date: [1920-1940] From: Furkert, Frederick William, 1876-1949 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-5960-4 Description: Note pad with instruction by Furkert `Not to be torn or used' (14/10/35) with notes of trip to Australia and possibly Papua New Guinea and further; list of ...
Date: ca 1966-ca 1971 Ref: PAColl-6410-1 Description: Manapouri power project. The Wanganella in Deep Cove, views of the mountains, construction workers, pilot of Southern Scenic Airways, a mural of dancers, an...
Date: 2001 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-673-001/023 Description: Cartoons on political and social issues including: Rugby referee laying down the rules to the All Blacks and their competing team. Comment on the Christine R...