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Electric Kiwi’s Luke Blincoe on backing The Project, getting New Zealanders to think about energy and running a feisty challenger brand

Electric Kiwi was this week confirmed as the broadcast partner of The Project, which will be hitting local TV screens for the first time on 20 February. A relative newcomer to the energy scene, Electric Kiwi is one of a number of independent energy providers offering New Zealand consumers an alternative to the big, traditional power companies. We caught up with recently appointed Electric Kiwi chief executive Luke Blincoe (previously at Genesis and before that at Globug) to find out how the business is doing and why he’s decided to back MediaWorks’ experimental current affairs show.

Talkin’ bout a revolution

The digital age is changing the way we live and work. And whatever your industry or interest, you’re part of the wave, like it or not. And digital media conference The Project, described as “a collision of thought on social media and digital communication”, is your chance to figure out how to ride it.