Read the latest news and updates on science, technology and innovation in Lower Hutt. These articles are sourced from Hutt at Heart – Hutt City Council’s news centre.

  • Creating digital-savvy seniors

    Digital Inclusion Alliance Aotearoa and Hutt City Libraries are trialling Appy Seniors – a new project to help seniors engage in the digital world. The post Creating digital-savvy seniors appeared first on Hutt at Heart.

  • Vehicle fleet on the road to zero emissions

    Hutt City Council has voted to fast track the electrification of its vehicle fleet which will see it head one step closer to achieving its net zero carbon target. The post Vehicle fleet on the road to zero emissions appeared first on Hutt at Heart.

  • Electrifying talk on EVs coming up in Hutt City

    Hutt City Libraries is hosting a panel discussion on the positives and negatives of electric vehicles. The post Electrifying talk on EVs coming up in Hutt City appeared first on Hutt at Heart.

  • The Stacker Brewer

    The Settlement Startup Incubator, supported by Hutt City Council as part of its economic development strategy, provides wrap-around support to new businesses from premises on Jackson Street Petone. Doug and Jonny of Front Office, developing their Stacker Brewer, are one of five companies accepted […]

  • Insights from a day out in the world of waste

    When thirty-one Year 5 and 6 students from Normandale School spent a day out in Lower Hutt on a Enviroschools/Hutt City Council World Of Waste tour, they were amazed by the affect the waste in a landfill has on our environment, and inspired by how creativity can reduce that impact. The post […]

  • IYM young women visit WSP Opus

    During IYM 2019 (7 – 19 July) chosen, participating students wrote articles on their time with some of the awesome companies they visited. Here is the sixth in their series: On the 15th of June, 40 young women visited WSP Opus’ research centre in Petone as part of the second, 6-day […]

  • IYM young women visit Callaghan Innovation

    During IYM 2019 (7 – 19 July) chosen, participating students wrote articles on their time with some of the awesome companies they visited. Here is the fifth in their series: I was part of a group of young women from years 11 and 12 who attended the Innovative Young Minds (IYM) programme over […]

  • IYM young women visit Fraser Engineering

    During IYM 2019 (7 – 19 July) chosen, participating students wrote articles on their time with some of the awesome companies they visited. Here is the fourth in their series: Cutting edge technology, detailed designs, international scale, next level engineering and so much more – Fraser […]

  • IYM young women visit Resene

    During IYM 2019 (7 – 19 July) chosen, participating students wrote articles on their time with some of the awesome companies they visited. Here is the third in their series: As a girl, lucky enough to be a part of the 2019 IYM program, fortune favoured me twice over when we visited Resene on […]

  • IYM young women visit Victoria University Wellington

    During IYM 2019 chosen, participating students will be writing articles on their time with some of the awesome companies they are visiting. Here is the second in their series: On Wednesday 10 July our IYM group had the pleasure of being taken on a tour of the Science Department and Labs of Victory […]

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