Vector - Latest News [Page 2]

Community Energy Sharing Wins Award

Friday, 1 December 2017, 10:28 am | Vector

A community where neighbours share clean energy generated on their rooftops has won the Revolutionising Energy award at the Sustainable Business Network Awards, held last night in Auckland. More >>

Vector to Boost Its Smart Energy Solutions

Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 2:02 pm | Vector

Vector will be expanding its energy storage options for residential, industrial, and commercial customers, starting with LG Chem’s battery storage products. More >>

Vector Financial Results for Twelve Months to 30 June 2017

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 9:38 am | Vector

• Group net profit from continuing operations rose 186.8% to $168.9 million from $58.9 million. The uplift was due to the $64 million impairment of the Gas Trading division in the prior year; growth in capital contributions; lower interest costs; ... More >>

Vector's Australasian first in salt plant energy solution

Monday, 7 August 2017, 1:49 pm | Vector

Vector creates Australasian first in salt plant energy solution An Australasian first to integrate a Tesla Powerpack with wind generation will soon be switched on at a salt manufacturing factory at Lake Grassmere, at the top of New Zealand’s ... More >>

Commission's approach supports new energy future

Friday, 23 December 2016, 11:53 am | Vector

Auckland energy company, Vector, welcomes the Commerce Commission’s future-focused approach to its final network regulation decision. More >>

EV charging App goes nationwide

Tuesday, 20 December 2016, 10:38 am | Vector

Just in time for the Christmas holidays – EV (Electric Vehicle) drivers can now find public charging stations across New Zealand on Vector’s updated EV charging App . More >>

Asia Pacific’s first grid scale Tesla Powerpack

Thursday, 20 October 2016, 1:31 pm | Vector

Today, Hon Simon Bridges, Minister of Energy and Resources, officially opened Vector’s renovated Glen Innes substation, home to Asia Pacific’s first grid scale Tesla Powerpack battery storage system to be integrated into a public electricity network. More >>

Winter solstice

Monday, 20 June 2016, 10:57 am | Vector

Tomorrow, Tuesday June 21, marks the winter solstice. This means it is our shortest day of the year, along with the longest night – it occurs at 11.28pm. More >>

Vector Network News - the Future of Energy

Monday, 9 May 2016, 11:22 am | Vector

Vector’s Future of Energy will officially arrive on Friday morning at Otara’s Rongomai School, where the kids will help Energy Minister, Hon Simon Bridges flick the switch on New Zealand’s first Tesla Energy Powerwall battery. More >>

Vector - leading the charge

Thursday, 5 May 2016, 3:33 pm | Vector

Vector welcomes the Minister of Energy’s “Electric Vehicles Partnership Programme”, a package of measures to promote the uptake of electric vehicles in New Zealand released today. More >>

Charging Ahead

Tuesday, 26 April 2016, 11:32 am | Vector

Vector, in conjunction with Kings Plant Barn Silverdale, is proud to announce the installation of two rapid chargers for electric vehicles at the popular site. More >>

Vector charging ahead

Monday, 18 April 2016, 9:31 am | Vector

Vector’s electric vehicle chargers are being kept busy. The statistics for last week are enlightening. More >>

As winter nears

Monday, 21 March 2016, 9:30 am | Vector

As the winter season quickly approaches, it's important to take extra precautions and be vigilant with safety. More >>

Vector’s Electric Vehicle Chargers Kept Busy

Monday, 22 February 2016, 10:26 am | Vector

Vector’s Electric Vehicle Chargers Kept Busy Hobson Street Rapid Chargers : On average this week, our Hobson Street charging stations have been used seven times a day, and the average charge time has been 21 minutes. During the past week, 154 ... More >>

Cooler weather on the way - next week

Monday, 15 February 2016, 10:31 am | Vector

Auckland can expect a respite to the hot and humid weather, but not this week. Temperatures are expected to remain in the mid to high 20’s over the next five days, with rain or showers featuring from midweek. By the weekend, the sun returns, and with it, ... More >>

Vector Network News

Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 9:49 am | Vector

Very hot and humid weather during the week meant heat pumps were turned to cooling mode all over the region driving up electricity demand. More >>

Vector Gas and Refining NZ invest in future

Friday, 18 December 2015, 10:55 am | Vector

Vector Gas and Refining NZ invest in future Vector Gas Limited and Refining NZ have reached an agreement to double the quantity of gas available for the Marsden Point refinery. The agreement will see Vector Gas invest approximately $25 million in upgrading ... More >>

House fires keep Vector crews busy

Monday, 9 November 2015, 9:26 am | Vector

Six car v pole incidents kept Vector crews busy this week. They occurred in Takanini, Mt Albert, Mangere, Glenfield, Takanini, Otara and Onehunga. Cars also struck pillars in Clover Park and Whenuapai. Crews also attended ten house fires to isolate the ... More >>

Vector Charges Ahead

Monday, 5 October 2015, 10:38 am | Vector

An additional EV (electric vehicle) charging station has gone in at Vector’s Carlton Gore Road office. This brings the number of chargers at the premises to five, with three installed to charge Vector’s EV fleet vehicles and now two available to any ... More >>

Cold snap drives demand

Monday, 27 July 2015, 9:20 am | Vector

If you thought this winter has been a little on the chilly side, you’d be right. During the cold snap in the first week in July, Vector’s peak load was up 74 MW on the same week the year before. 74 MW is equivalent to the maximum demand for 24,666 ... More >>