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Transpower To Close Trading Platform EmsTradepoint

Monday, 27 May 2024, 9:26 am | Transpower

Transpower has decided to close its gas and carbon trading platform emsTradepoint later this year, after consulting with staff, and a process to identify a prospective purchaser was unsuccessful. More >>

Transpower To Close Trading Platform EmsTradepoint

Monday, 27 May 2024, 9:20 am | Transpower

Transpower has decided to close its gas and carbon trading platform emsTradepoint later this year, after consulting with staff, and a process to identify a prospective purchaser was unsuccessful. More >>

Transpower Plans Waikato Electricity Network Investment As Demand Grows

Tuesday, 14 May 2024, 2:05 pm | Transpower

The growing use of electricity in the Waikato reflects its growing population, new industrial developments and the electrification of transport and industrial processes. More >>

Transpower Restores Electricity Transmission Circuits After Solar Storm Subsides

Monday, 13 May 2024, 7:52 am | Transpower

The G5 geomagnetic storm affecting Earth has now subsided to the extent Transpower has been able to restore all electricity transmission circuits to service. More >>

Transpower Managing Risks To Power System From Solar Storm

Saturday, 11 May 2024, 12:59 pm | Transpower

Transpower is aware of a G4 geomagnetic storm that is likely to affect Earth this weekend as a result of significant solar activity producing a coronal mass injection. More >>

Transpower Thanks New Zealanders For Reduced Power Use This Morning

Friday, 10 May 2024, 10:22 am | Transpower

With lines companies actively managing or on standby to switch off hot water systems to further reduce demand if necessary, a grid emergency that could have impacted consumers’ electricity supply was avoided through the collective response. More >>

New Zealanders Asked To Reduce Power Use Tomorrow Morning

Thursday, 9 May 2024, 4:35 pm | Transpower

New Zealand is facing a potential shortfall of electricity supply between 7am and 9am tomorrow morning because of an unseasonal cold snap and low wind generation. More >>

New Zealanders Asked To Reduce Power Use Tomorrow Morning

Thursday, 9 May 2024, 2:03 pm | Transpower

Transpower is asking New Zealanders to help by being mindful of their electricity use between 7am and 9am tomorrow morning. This will reduce overall demand and help towards ensuring there is power available for all. More >>

Transpower To Consult On Rebuilding Redclyffe Substation On Existing Site

Thursday, 9 May 2024, 10:54 am | Transpower

Transpower, the owner and operator of the national electricity grid, has announced today its preferred plan to improve the resilience of Hawke’s Bay’s electricity supply by strengthening its Redclyffe substation against future weather events. More >>

Transpower Announces Resignation Of Chief Executive

Tuesday, 2 April 2024, 5:22 pm | Transpower

Transpower today announced the resignation of Alison Andrew, Chief Executive. Board Chair Dr Keith Turner said “After 10 years leading Transpower, Alison has decided that the time is right for her to step down as Chief Executive. She will be taking ... More >>

Transpower Exploring Future Role Of New Zealand’s Inter-island HVDC Electricity Link

Thursday, 7 March 2024, 10:38 am | Transpower

The demand for electricity in New Zealand will grow as it takes the place of fossil fuels. Transpower is asking today what role the cable linking the North and South Islands should fulfil in the future electricity grid. Transpower Executive General ... More >>

Transpower Announces Half-year Results

Tuesday, 27 February 2024, 8:07 pm | Transpower

Transpower today released its financial results for the six months ending December 31, 2023. • Operating revenue increased by 4% to $465 million (2022: $448 million). • Operating expenses were $186 million, a 12% increase from the previous period ... More >>

Transpower Seeks Proposals For Electricity Flexibility Services In The Upper South Island

Monday, 19 February 2024, 12:49 pm | Transpower

Transpower is seeking proposals from potential providers of non-transmission solutions in the upper South Island, to help manage growing electricity use at peak times. Transpower Executive General Manager Grid Development John Clarke said growing electricity ... More >>

Transpower Releases Winter 2024 Outlook For Power System

Friday, 2 February 2024, 10:34 am | Transpower

Transpower has called for a step-change in investment in flexible power system resources like fast starting generators, grid scale batteries and demand that can reduce quickly when the power system is tight. In its Winter 2024 Outlook paper published this week ... More >>

Careful Of The Cables!

Wednesday, 17 January 2024, 9:55 am | Transpower

Transpower is reminding boaties and users of Cook Strait of the undersea electricity and data cables which connect the South and North Islands. These cables move electricity and data between the North and South Islands. “The cables are an essential piece ... More >>

Record Number Of New Electricity Generators Connect To Market

Thursday, 21 December 2023, 12:41 pm | Transpower

It was a record year for the electricity industry with five new renewable electricity generators offering power to the national wholesale electricity market - the highest number of new generators commissioned in a single year since the current market was ... More >>

PowerNet And Transpower Publish Plan To Enable Murihiku Southland’s Electrification

Thursday, 21 December 2023, 11:12 am | Transpower

PowerNet and Transpower today released a plan for Murihiku Southland’s electricity networks that will enable local communities and businesses to electrify and grow. PowerNet Chief Executive Jason Franklin said the Murihiku Southland Electrification ... More >>

Transpower Spending Proposal Focused On Retaining A Reliable National Grid

Tuesday, 21 November 2023, 12:45 pm | Transpower

Transpower today submitted its proposed expenditure and service performance levels to the Commerce Commission for the five years beginning 1 April 2025. The proposal sets out up to $4.7 billion of spending, in constant 2022/23 dollars, in order to ... More >>

Investment In Flexible Resources Set To Ease Renewables Transition

Thursday, 19 October 2023, 11:00 am | Transpower

A significant pipeline of new customer load connections is likely to boost electricity demand following flat demand growth in recent years, Transpower’s latest Whakamana i te Mauri Hiko (WiTMH) six-monthly monitoring report shows. The report also highlights ... More >>

Development Of Power Purchase Agreements Needed To Enable Decarbonisation At Pace

Tuesday, 17 October 2023, 12:10 pm | Transpower

Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) between corporate energy users and renewable energy developers can enable investment in new, lower cost renewable electricity generation and drive electrification at pace, Transpower says. However, in an insight paper ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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