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Hikurangi – Northland’s next UFB town

Thursday, 20 April 2017, 3:27 pm | Northpower

Exactly three years after Northpower Fibre completed New Zealand’s first ultra-fast broadband network, the company is embarking on another UFB network build. More >>

Questioning NZ's actual fastest broadband cities

Tuesday, 11 April 2017, 2:04 pm | Northpower

Claims by Chorus that it has the country’s top ten cities for ‘fast, fixed line broadband’ have been questioned by New Zealand’s three other Local Fibre Companies. More >>

Northpower Fibre and Calix showcase NG-PON2

Wednesday, 15 February 2017, 11:09 am | Northpower

Calix and Northpower Fibre Showcase World’s First Multi-wavelength NG-PON2 Service Delivery in a Live Service Provider Network More >>

Northpower’s UFB boost to Northland

Thursday, 26 January 2017, 10:13 am | Northpower

Extending Northpower Fibre’s ultra-fast broadband fibre network beyond Whangarei will be a significant boost for Northland, says company Chair Nikki Davies-Colley. More >>

Northland Rescue chopper fundraiser tops $200k

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 3:00 pm | Northpower

A generous donation by a Northland construction company has taken public donations past the $200k mark for the Northland Rescue Helicopter fundraising appeal. More >>

$80 shareholder reward to every Northpower consumer

Wednesday, 7 December 2016, 10:09 am | Northpower

Every Northpower electricity consumer in Kaipara and Whangarei districts is to receive $80 from the Northpower Electric Power Trust. More >>

Northpower stars at electricity awards

Wednesday, 5 October 2016, 11:12 am | Northpower

Northpower CE Mark Gatland says he is humbled by the success of the company at the 2016 Transpower STAR Awards which recognise safety excellence in New Zealand’s electricity transmission industry. More >>

Whangarei to launch International Drive Electric Week

Friday, 9 September 2016, 11:04 am | Northpower

The company will have an EV on display in Forum North and will be involved in a number of initiatives from September 10-18, beginning at the Whangarei Grower’s market at 7am this Saturday. More >>

Innovation and growth drive an Australasian first

Tuesday, 26 April 2016, 2:04 pm | Northpower

Whangarei /New Zealand – April 26, 2016 – Northpower has clocked up yet another first, this time an engineering and technology collaboration with Schneider Electric to design and construct the first pre-fabricated portable data centre of its kind ... More >>

Law change needed for UFB fibre to the farm

Friday, 8 April 2016, 12:00 pm | Northpower

Northpower is hopeful a telecommunications land access law change will help break the digital divide for rural Northlanders by allowing it to cost-effectively take fibre deep into its community. More >>

Northpower Limited Media Statement

Wednesday, 10 February 2016, 3:08 pm | Northpower

Northpower’s 56,500 electricity consumers in Kaipara and Whangarei have today received a $5.48m (GST inclusive) line holiday. More >>

Northland EV loop nearing completion

Tuesday, 1 December 2015, 11:50 am | Northpower

Northland is a step closer to making most of the region easily accessible to electric vehicle owners. Just weeks after launching ChargeNet’s fast charge station at Kaiwaka, the company has again teamed up with Northpower and the Kaipara District Council ... More >>

Northland continues to lead electric vehicle sector

Thursday, 29 October 2015, 12:22 pm | Northpower

Northland is pushing on as New Zealand’s ‘electric vehicle’ capital with the launch of a fast charge station at Kaiwaka on Friday, October 30. More >>

More electricity industry awards for Northpower

Friday, 9 October 2015, 11:55 am | Northpower

Northpower employees have again been recognised for excellence in the electricity sector at the annual Connexis Excellence awards in Hamilton last night. More >>

Northland's Electricity Rescue Helicopter documentary

Friday, 11 September 2015, 8:39 am | Northpower

A documentary capturing the history and criticality of Northland’s Electricity Rescue Helicopter Service has been launched to coincide with the annual fundraising appeal now underway. More >>

Northpower warns against rogue tree cutters

Monday, 24 August 2015, 1:57 pm | Northpower

Northpower Network General Manager Graham Dawson is concerned at reports of people posing as Northpower arborists and seeking payment immediately. More >>

Northpower has secured a Prime Ministerial Scholarship

Tuesday, 21 July 2015, 3:39 pm | Northpower

Josie Boyd, Northpower’s General Counsel, will be among 12 senior executives and business owners to attend one of the world’s most prestigious business schools after receiving a Prime Minister’s Business Scholarship. More >>

UFB land access proposal great for Northland

Tuesday, 9 June 2015, 2:24 pm | Northpower

Northpower has welcomed Government progress on possible legislative changes to land access for UFB - labelling the move a game changer for New Zealand’s telecommunications landscape. Northpower Network General Manager Graham Dawson says the proposal by ... More >>

Power outage for Pouto

Monday, 16 March 2015, 10:20 am | Northpower

Additional Northpower lines crews are working to locate a fault at Pouto Peninsula. Around 100 customers will be affected by the pending outage which is expected to begin at 10.30am and could last for two or three hours. Lines crews from Dargaville, ... More >>

Northpower wants more UFB in Northland

Thursday, 12 March 2015, 12:29 pm | Northpower

Northpower is keen to be part of any further expansion of the Government’s ultra-fast broadband initiative. In May last year the Northland electricity lines company completed New Zealand’s first UFB network build in Whangarei. At the time, Communications ... More >>