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Vector Network summary for week ending 5 July 2015

Monday, 6 July 2015, 3:07 pm | Vector Limited

Our crews were kept busy with several pole replacements during the week. A pole was damaged by a house fire in Howick, and three car v pole incidents, in Hillsborough, Remuera and Papatoetoe Central, meant poles had to be replaced there too. Power was ... More >>

Network summary for week ending 28 June 2015

Monday, 29 June 2015, 10:22 am | Vector Limited

A meter board caught fire in Manukau during the week and our contractors isolated power to it for safety. Power was isolated to seven house/building fires during the week, in Muriwai, Papatoetoe Central, Mt Albert, Tamaki, Favona, Glen Innes and Ranui. More >>

Vector Network News

Monday, 22 June 2015, 10:48 am | Vector Limited

Vector will release timings on the Tesla home battery and commercial storage solution in the next couple of months. In the meantime, customers can register their interest at Network summary for week ending 21 June 2015 Electricity More >>

Gusty weekend weather but solstice on the way!

Monday, 15 June 2015, 8:58 am | Vector Limited

Despite some very gusty winds over the weekend (gusts of 78 km/h), there were few outages on the network. Those were caused by car v pole incidents and one case of lines being brought down by an oversized vehicle. More >>

Vector Network News

Monday, 8 June 2015, 9:17 am | Vector Limited

In addition to the free public charger situated in Vector’s visitor car park at Carlton Gore Road in Newmarket, work is continuing on preparing the road for the public EV charger in front of Vector’s headquarters. The roadway is being reconfigured ... More >>

Vector - Network summary for week ending 31 May 2015

Monday, 1 June 2015, 1:39 pm | Vector Limited

Registrations of interest Vector is taking registrations of interest for the Tesla Powerwall. Just visit Vector’s website and register via the home page or go directly to . Network summary for week ending 31 May 2015 Electricity Emergency ... More >>

Vector and Auckland City BMW – an electrifying partnership

Tuesday, 26 May 2015, 10:08 am | Vector Limited

Vector is delighted to support Auckland City BMW’s sustainability vision with the latest in solar technology. Auckland City BMW’s brand new iBrand showroom features Vector Solar on the roof, along with Vector’s innovative HomeSense system, allowing ... More >>

Vector Network News

Monday, 25 May 2015, 11:31 am | Vector Limited

The free public EV charger at 101 Carlton Gore Road continues to be well received with some EV’s having to wait for a charge time. Vector offers a free coffee to those wanting to get a charge for their EV (just check in with reception) and also ... More >>

Vector Network News

Monday, 11 May 2015, 10:22 am | Vector Limited

Our crews were kept busy in Auckland’s CBD during the week, with power isolations carried out to three of four building fires there. An isolation of power was not needed at the fourth fire. More >>

Vector forges strong relationship with Tesla

Monday, 4 May 2015, 2:20 pm | Vector Limited

The much anticipated landmark global launch of Tesla's Energy Storage, the Tesla home battery and commercial storage solution, saw a special contingent from New Zealand amongst the invitees. More >>

Free electric vehicle charger proving popular

Monday, 20 April 2015, 11:46 am | Vector Limited

Since last week’s launch of a free public EV charger at Vector’s Carlton Gore Road offices, there has been a steady stream of electric vehicles plugging in. More >>

Vector Network News

Monday, 30 March 2015, 9:00 am | Vector Limited

We were in close contact with emergency services when vegetation fires threatened power lines in South Auckland during the week. Our crews attended both of these incidents, in Flat Bush and Papakura. No damage was caused to any Vector assets. More >>

Ready for the Semi Final

Monday, 23 March 2015, 11:03 am | Vector Limited

The successful delivery of a reliable, uninterrupted flow of electricity during the Cricket World Cup has been a focus for Vector. For Auckland, it all comes to a head on Tuesday with New Zealand up against South Africa in the first semi final ... More >>

Auckland region relatively unscathed by Cyclone Pam

Monday, 16 March 2015, 9:42 am | Vector Limited

Network summary for week ending 15 March 2015 Despite gusty winds and some heavy bursts of rain, the Auckland region has come through the night relatively unscathed by Cyclone Pam. The number of customers affected was relatively low, with five smaller ... More >>

How do you make an electric vehicle fly?

Monday, 9 March 2015, 9:30 am | Vector Limited

When the organisers of the Downstream Energy conference offered Vector a chance to showcase one of our electric vehicles, we leapt at the chance. More >>

Busy weekend for Auckland

Monday, 2 March 2015, 11:07 am | Vector Limited

It’s one down and three to go at Eden Park for Cricket World Cup 2015. It was a very busy weekend in Auckland with the Volvo yachts coming in late Saturday, the Lantern Festival running in Albert Park and of course that cricket game. Vector crews ... More >>

Be Careful with Cricket World Cup Flags

Monday, 16 February 2015, 10:58 am | Vector Limited

Vector is reminding cricket fans to be careful with hanging Cricket World Cup flags and bunting. More >>

Vector Network News: Happy 175th Auckland

Monday, 26 January 2015, 11:22 am | Vector Limited

As thousands throng the waterfront to celebrate Auckland’s anniversary, it’s timely to take a look back at the introduction of electricity supply to Auckland homes and businesses - beginning at the dawn of the 1900s. More >>

Vector Network News

Monday, 19 January 2015, 2:23 pm | Vector Limited

There were car v. pole incidents in Mt Roskill, Albany Heights, Warkworth and Brookby during the week, with no damage sustained by Vector assets. There was also a spectacular crane v. pole in Grafton on Saturday evening. Emergency services advised us of house ... More >>

Network Summary: 2014 was a year of extreme winds

Monday, 12 January 2015, 9:48 am | Vector Limited

On Friday, NIWA released their 2014 Annual Climate Summary. It confirmed what Auckland residents had already suspected, 2014 was the windiest year in quite some time. NIWA says for the year as a whole, 2014 was the fourth windiest year of the past 49 years, ... More >>



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