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Vector Network News: 15 December 2014

Monday, 15 December 2014, 10:20 am | Vector Limited

As homes and businesses across the country light up with the colours of the season this Christmas, Vector reminds customers to keep safety top of mind when powering decorations with electricity. More >>

Electric vehicles proving popular

Monday, 8 December 2014, 9:46 am | Vector Limited

Since Vector purchased the EV fleet vehicles in September, the cars have been fully booked out every day. More >>

Vector Network News

Monday, 24 November 2014, 11:01 am | Vector Limited

We are just under 100 days to the Cricket World Cup 2015. The successful delivery of a reliable, uninterrupted flow of electricity during the Cricket World Cup has been a focus for Vector for the past year. Vector owns over 17,737 kilometres of ... More >>

Be Prepared For Storm

Monday, 17 November 2014, 11:24 am | Vector Limited

A severe weather watch remains in place for Auckland today. Northwest gales may become severe in exposed places from this afternoon until midnight tonight. Heavy rain is also expected in the region. More >>

Vector Network News - EV's on show

Monday, 10 November 2014, 10:00 am | Vector Limited

Vector’s electric vehicles and charging units were on show at the EV (electric vehicle) Expo held at MOTAT on Saturday. More >>

Vector crews kept busy with lightning strikes and fires

Monday, 3 November 2014, 9:55 am | Vector Limited

A helium balloon flew into lines in Warkworth on Labour Day causing them to come down. This resulted in an outage, including a set of traffic lights. Police managed the traffic at the intersection, however there were delays for commuters coming back ... More >>

Vector Network News

Monday, 20 October 2014, 9:18 am | Vector Limited

A bus struck a transformer in Glen Eden during the week, causing a power outage to the area. Our control room stayed in close contact with emergency services, restoring power to the area as soon as it was safe to do so. More >>

Vector Network News

Monday, 13 October 2014, 10:47 am | Vector Limited

On Monday and into early Tuesday morning, Vector’s crews worked 24/7 to repair and reinstate the fire damaged cables at Transpower’s Penrose substation, thereby restoring power to the 20,000 customers affected. More >>

Penrose Substation update #11 – all customers restored

Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 2:50 pm | Vector Limited

However, there are two more cables to bring into service over this afternoon and evening. More >>

Penrose Substation update #10

Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 10:52 am | Vector Limited

Vector wishes to advise that all but 324 customers were restored overnight. These customers are spread throughout the affected area in small pockets. More >>

Power mostly restored overnight

Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 9:53 am | Vector Limited

Vector wishes to advise that all but 324 customers have been restored overnight. These customers are spread throughout the network in small pockets. More >>

Penrose Substation update

Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 9:02 am | Vector Limited

Vector wishes to advise that all but 324 customers have been restored overnight. Crews worked in very challenging weather conditions with hail, rain and wind hampering their efforts. More >>

Overnight Power Restoration in Auckland

Monday, 6 October 2014, 8:56 am | Vector Limited

They have restored all of St Heliers, all residential customers in Mt Wellington and half of Remuera. More >>

Progress on Auckland power chaos

Sunday, 5 October 2014, 5:50 pm | Vector Limited

Vector wishes to advise that crews have managed to restore all affected customers in Onehunga, Epsom, Penrose, Te Papa, Rockfield, Newmarket, Westfield and Glenn Innes. More >>

Penrose Vector Update 5.30pm

Sunday, 5 October 2014, 5:38 pm | Vector Limited

Vector wishes to advise that crews have made good progress with restoring affected customers this afternoon. More >>

Fire at Transpower's Penrose substation

Sunday, 5 October 2014, 4:06 pm | Vector Limited

There has been a fire at Transpower's Penrose substation in the early hours of this morning Vector advises that because of a fire early this morning at the Penrose substation Vector shares with Transpower, a number of Auckland suburbs are without power. More >>

Equinoctial gales usher in spring

Monday, 29 September 2014, 9:08 am | Vector Limited

Wednesday (Sept 24) morning at 9:18am marked a special point in our orbit around the sun - the overhead sun shifted from the northern hemisphere to the southern hemisphere, known as the September equinox. Over the next few weeks, as we notice the longer ... More >>

Vector’s Electric Vehicles Out and About

Thursday, 25 September 2014, 10:16 am | Vector Limited

Not long ago, it wasn't that easy to spot an electric vehicle. They seemed rare, like something only movie stars and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs drove. More >>

Be prepared for storm effects, says Vector

Monday, 22 September 2014, 8:54 am | Vector Limited

Be prepared for storm effects, says Vector Vector cautioned power users to be prepared following a severe weather warning for Auckland today. Met Service say severe south or south-west gales could affect Auckland from mid-morning through to mid-afternoon ... More >>

Start to Spring Brings Volatile Weather

Monday, 15 September 2014, 9:31 am | Vector Limited

The start of spring ushered in the usual volatile weather in the shape of blustery conditions over the weekend. On Sunday, wind gusts of up to 85 km/h were reported in Whangaparaoa, 70 km/h in West Auckland and 76 km/h in southern parts of the city. ... More >>



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