Electric Power Engineering Centre (EPECentre)

New Zealand's Centre of Excellence for Power Engineering. University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand


Solar panels for Tonga project

Hear about Vladimir's experience with his final year project for Electrical Engineering at the University of Canterbury, installing solar panels on schools in Tonga.

Research Project

View the video on how the EPECentre investigated the use of electricity to sterilize logs for export. This was funded by STIMBR And Primary Growth Partnership (PGP). More information will be available soon.

See what is happening in our High Voltage Laboratory, see what possibilities this could open up for you

EPECentre News and Events

EPECentre Summer Scholarships 2014 - Apply Now!

We have nine summer scholarships available in 2014. Familiarise yourself with what's available under the Students/EPECentre Scholarships tab. To apply, click on the Apply Now! button above to download an application form.

EPECentre Scholarships

The Electric Power Engineering Centre has eight (8) new scholarships available to prospective students enrolling in an Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree.

Apply for a UC Electric Power Engineering Centre Scholarship for 2015 now.

EPECentre scholarship

EPECentre Newsletter Power Talk
EPECentre Power Talk Newsletter


Keeping you up-to-date with exciting new developments, highlighted in the June 2014 edition of the EPECentre Power Talk newsletter.




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EPECentre Contact details
Phone +64 3 364 3057 OR info@epecentre.ac.nz