Who's who

This page sets out a ‘Who’s Who’ of the key players in the wood pellets sector in New Zealand under the following headings:

Wood Pellets - Sector Players

Key Players in the Wood Pellets Sector fall into the following categories:
  • Fuel Producers and Retailers
  • Equipment Suppliers (Commercial and Industrial Scale) - burners and boilers
  • Equipment Suppliers (Residential Scale)

Further details in the tables below

 

Note – for additional information about other wood focused organisations note the following on the UseWoodfuel.org.nz website.

BANZ Wood Energy Sector Profiles showcase Members that fall into one or more of the following categories:
  • Fuel Producers (hogger, wood processor)
  • Fuel Wholesalers
  • Fuel Retailer
  • Wood Fuel Equipment supplier (eg plant construction and design, burners, heaters, hoggers) fuel handling equipment, burner/boiler installer).
  • Wood Fuel consultant, researcher, training provider

 

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Fuel Producers and Retailers

If you are not on this list and would like to be please contact us .

Who?

Contact Details

Nature’s Flame
Christchurch, Rotorua and Taupo

Freephone: 0800 PELLET (0800 735 538)
Christchurch showroom at Hoskins Road, Rolleston
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Firelogs (NZ)
Hastings

Duncan Wattie
Physical Address:
Manchester Street, Flaxmere, Hastings
Postal Address:
PO Box 2401, Stortford Lodge, Hastings
Tel: +64 6 879 8151 / Fax: +64 6 879 8151
Mobile: (025) 628 7891
Email

‘Azwood’
Firetime Wood Pellets
Nelson

 

Freephone - 0800 299 663

Phone 03 547 4836 / Fax  - 03 547 3258
PO Box 2180 Stoke Nelson 7041
Email - sales@azwood.co.nz
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Southern Wood Pellets
Invercargill

Aven Erskine
Physical Address:
207 Branxholme-Makarewa Rd,
Branxholme, Invercargill
Tel: +64 3 235 8424

Starwood Limited
Timaru

Allan Booth
Physical Address:
54 - 58 Racecourse Road,
Washdyke, Timaru 7941
Tel: +64 3 688 6208
Mobile: 0292 393 487
Email
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Wood Pellet Fuels
Huntly

Bruce Clow
Physical Address:
364 Lumsden Rd, Ohinewai, Huntly
Freephone: 0800 4 PELLETS
Tel: +64 7 826 4033 or +64 7 826 4040
Fax: +64 9 236 0057
Email
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Eco Flame

Nick Cummin
Email
Postal Address:
PO Box 4457,
Christchurch
Tel: +64 0800 555 232
Fax: +64 3 365 9285
Go to website

 

Note – there are a number of retailers of wood pellets nationwide – check the Bioenergy Projects Directory for ‘fuel supplier’ to find one near you.

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equipment suppliers

 

Commercial & Industrial scale - burners/boilers

If you are not on this list and would like to be please contact us.

Who?

Contact Details

Interest
Switch Energy Solutions Freephone 0800 765 431
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Importer / wholesaler and distributor of domestic and industrial sized pellet fires and boilers.
Nature’s Flame
Christchurch, Rotorua and Taupo
Freephone: 0800 PELLET (0800 735538)
Christchurch showroom at Hoskins Road, Rolleston
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Pellet fuel and appliances – large scale

Eco Flame

Nick Cummin
Email
Postal Address:
PO Box 4457,
Christchurch
Tel: +64 0800 555232
Fax: +64 3 3659285
Go to website

Manufacturer/Retailer of pellet fires

ECO FLAME Limited manufactures Pellet Fires and Pellet Fuel for the New Zealand market, all product is designed, developed and manufactured in New Zealand.

Spark Energy, Queenstown Eduard Ebbinge
Email
Tel/Fax: +64 9 9252047
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Importers and distributors of ETA commercial / industrial wood gasification and pellet boilers.
Living Energy, Auckland

Rob Mallinson
Phone: +64 (0)9 3779007
Fax : +64 (0)9 3779003
Email Website

Importers and distributors of wood focused boilers and burners – commercial / industrial scale
Fogarty Industries , Invercargill

John Fogarty
Email
Invercargill, New Zealand
Tel: +64 3 214 4316
Fax: +64 3 214 4315
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Wood Pellet Boilers designed and manufactured in New Zealand.

McKenzie Heating Design

More info to come

Manufacturer of the 25kW Eco-Boiler™
Polytechnic Biomass Ltd, Havelock North

Christian Jirkowsky
Go to website
Email:
Further details

Importers and distributors of wood focused boilers and burners – commercial / industrial scale

Taymac
(Taylor Manufacturing)
Christchurch

Email
Postal Address:
PO Box 19 757, Woolston
Christchurch
Tel: +64 3 3897149
Fax: +64 3 3897078
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Manufacturer of pellet fires

Vortex Engineering
Auckland
Brett Borthwick
Email
Physical Address:
101a Diana Drive
Glenfield, Auckland 0627
Tel: +64 9 5253251 
Fax: +64 9 5252552
Suppliers of pellet boilers
Advanced Heating Technology Christchurch info@aht.co.nz or
sales@aht.co.nz
Physical Address:
Unit 29, 28 Lismore St,
Christchurch
Tel: +64 3 930 0510
Fax: +64 3 374 9969
Mobile: (027) 486 4169
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Retailer of domestic and industrial sized pellet fires and boilers.

 

Note – there are several retailers of wood focused equipment suppliers nationwide – check the Bioenergy Projects Directory for examples of their product.

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Equipment Suppliers - Residential scale

If you are not on this list and would like to be please contact us.

Who?

Contact Details

Interest

Switch Energy Solutions

Freephone 0800 765 431
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Importer / wholesaler and distributor of domestic and industrial sized pellet fires and boilers.

Advanced Heating Technology Christchurch

info@aht.co.nz or
sales@aht.co.nz
Physical Address:
Unit 29, 28 Lismore St,
Christchurch
Tel: +64 3 930 0510
Fax: +64 3 374 9969
Mobile: (027) 486 4169
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Retailer of domestic and industrial sized pellet fires and boilers.

Central Heating NZ
Christchurch

Email
Physical Address:
11 Parkhouse Road,
Christchurch
Tel: +64 3 357 1233 
Fax: +64 3 343 1236

Distributor / Importer / Retailer of pellet boilers

Eco Heating NZ
Auckland

Postal Address:
PO Box 56-392
Dominion Road, Mt Eden
Auckland 1446
Freephone: 0800 HEATNZ
(0800 432869)
Tel: +64 9 630 7734
Fax: +64 9 630 7704
Mobile: (021) 964 493
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Retailer / Installer of Pellet Fires and Boilers (McKenzie 25kW Eco-Boiler™)

Energy Alternatives Coromandel Coromandel

Email
Postal Address:
PO Box 58, Whitianga 3542
Tel: +64 7 866 0455
Fax: +64 7 866 0442
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Retailer of pellet fires and boilers

Energy Options Whakatane

Jo Hunt
Email
Physical Address:
21 McAlister Street
Whakatane
Tel: +64 7 308 9126
Fax: +64 7-308 9127

Retailer of pellet fires and boilers

Harris Flame Technology
Christchurch

Richard Harris
Email
Postal Address:
PO Box 4043, Christchurch
Tel: +64 3 366 1796
Fax: +64 3 366 1795

Importer /retailer of pellet fires

Otago Pellet Fires
Dunedin

Martin Wilkes
Email
Mobile: 0274 331 790
Tony Vandenbosch
Mobile: 0274 881 134
Physical Address:
555A Kaikorai Valley Road
Dunedin 9011, New Zealand
Tel: +64 3 488 1133
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Retailer of pellet fires

Parkwood Pellet Fires

Ferg Lister
Managing Director
Email
Tel: +64 0800 727 596
Fax: +64 03 328 7780
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Manufacturer /Distributor / Retailer of pellet fires

The Fireplace Limited
Auckland

Graeme Doughty
Email
Physical Address:
12 Tawari Street, Mt Eden
Auckland
Tel: +64 9 623 6996
Fax: +64 9 623 6997

Retailer of pellet fires

NZ Home Heating Association

 

 

Wood Pellet Fuels. Huntly

Bruce Clow
Email
Physical Address:
364 Lumsden Rd
Ohinewai, Huntly
Freephone: 0800 4 PELLETS
Tel: +64 7 826 4033 or
+64 7 826 4040
Fax: +64 9 236 0057
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Importer/Distributor/ Retailer of pellet fires

Metalfab Industries (2004) Ltd
Auckland
Lewis Stronge
Email
Postal Address:
PO Box 58473, Greenmount
Auckland
Tel: +64 9 920 9558 
Fax: +64 9 271 2409
Manufacturer of pellet stoves

Metro Fires
Taranaki

Contact: Peter Butler
Email
Postal Address:
PO Box 11, Inglewood
Taranaki
Tel: +64 6 756 6540
Fax: +64 6 756 6540
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Leading manufacturer/Retailer of pellet fires

P.L.Gas and Solar Ltd
Rotorua
Iain Charity
Email
Delivery Address:
66 White Street, Fenton Park
Rotorua 3010
Postal Address:
PO Box 1005, Rotorua 3040
Tel: +64 7 349 2339
Fax: +64 7 349 2333
Mobile: (027) 202 7727
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Retailer / Installer of pellet fires and pellet boiler central heating systems.

 

Note – there are a range of appliances available though leading DIY chains across the country. BANZ recommends a qualified installer is engaged for the installation.

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