New Zealand Embassy Washington, United States of America

Commissioning of Antarctic wind farm

A new wind farm has been commissioned on Ross Island, Antarctica.  The wind farm has been constructed over the last two years through New Zealand and American cooperation and effort and represents a major commitment by New Zealand to the joint United States-New Zealand logistics pool. 

Read the speech by Hon Mr McCully on 16 January 2010 at the official website of the New Zealand government. 

Of interest

United Nations Handbook 2014-15

United Nations Handbook
2014-15

The UN Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the UN system and how it works.  Read more

Prime Minister's media release | www.beehive.govt.nz

New Zealand wins Security Council seat

New Zealand has secured a place on the UN Security Council for 2015-16. Read the Prime Minister's media release

Registering your overseas travel made easier

Registering your overseas travel made easier

New Zealanders travelling or living overseas, registering your travel online now made easier. Read more

The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

News about how the donations are contributing to the rebuild, ways to donate and more.