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$3m returned to Northpower consumers

Tuesday, 22 December 2015, 12:34 pm | North Power

$3 million is to be distributed to Northpower’s 56,500 electricity consumers courtesy of the Northpower Trust (NEPT). Every Northpower consumer connected to the Northpower electricity is eligible for a $50 distribution, meaning consumers will see a $50 ... More >>

Northpower voted 2014 Lines Company of the Year

Friday, 15 August 2014, 2:07 pm | North Power

Northpower has been judged New Zealand’s best electricity lines company for the second year running. The announcement was made at the Deloitte Energy Excellence Awards in Auckland on Wednesday. More >>

Northpower Storm update #13

Sunday, 13 July 2014, 9:39 am | North Power

Northpower will have less than ten customers without power by dusk. Lines crews have again worked tirelessly throughout the day to reconnect power to the Kaipara and Whangarei Districts. More >>

Northpower Storm update #11

Saturday, 12 July 2014, 10:14 am | North Power

However, Northpower is warning its Kaipara and Whangarei customers of potential for more outages over the weekend due to looming storm conditions. More >>

Far North power outages – Update #4: 1100 hrs

Wednesday, 9 July 2014, 11:42 am | North Power

About 11,000 Far North households remain without power following extensive damage to the region’s electricity network following the severe storm experienced across the region yesterday and last night. This is down from 12,800 at 0600hrs and Top ... More >>

Helicopter deployed to assess powerline damage

Wednesday, 9 July 2014, 9:01 am | North Power

Northpower has deployed a helicopter to assess damage to its 50kV line from Maungatapere to Dargaville. A decision on further aerial assessments will be made later in the morning. More than 40 lines staff are working in Kaipara and Whangarei Districts ... More >>

Line Mechanics to help in Tonga

Friday, 24 January 2014, 2:00 pm | North Power

Electricity lines companies Northpower and Vector have answered a call to help with power restoration in Tonga. More >>

Northpower scoops national awards

Friday, 16 November 2012, 1:07 pm | North Power

The awards celebrate the most outstanding trainees with Electricity Supply Industry Training Organisation (ESITO) training agreements who currently work in the electricity supply and telecommunications industries. More >>

Northpower is giving all consumers a line charge holiday

Wednesday, 23 February 2011, 11:39 am | North Power

Northpower is giving all consumers connected to its network a line charge holiday totalling $5 million – effective immediately. Whangarei’s local lines company will give its consumers across the Whangarei and Kaipara Districts credits of between ... More >>

Seven stormy days

Friday, 20 July 2007, 1:44 pm | North Power

On Tuesday Northpower resumed a more normal level of operation. The focus was put on worked that required follow up after most of the known storm faults had been cleared. More >>

Post Tongan Riot – Northpower’s Position

Friday, 1 December 2006, 11:09 am | North Power

Whangarei electricity company Northpower Limited today announced that the provisional sale and purchase agreement for the assets of the Tongan Electricity Business would not proceed as originally planned. More >>

Why we need to donate

Wednesday, 29 November 2006, 3:47 pm | North Power

When it comes to rescue missions Northlanders are in some of the ‘best helping hands’ in the country. More >>

$85 4U

Tuesday, 30 August 2005, 3:19 pm | North Power

Northpower Electric Power Trust (NEPT) is granting their customers an $85 credit on their September power accounts. More >>