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Vector Collaborates With X, The Moonshot Factory, To Virtualise Auckland Electricity Network And Support Decarbonisation

Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 9:19 am | Vector Limited

 Vector Group today announced a strategic collaboration with X, the moonshot factory (formerly Google [x]), which will include virtualising New Zealand’s largest electricity network, run by Vector in Auckland. Vector and X are working together ... More >>

New Zealand’s Three Largest Gas Distributors Unite To Offer Businesses Payment Deferrals

Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 10:41 am | Vector Limited

Firstgas, Powerco and Vector provide the gas distribution networks that connect 96% of New Zealand’s natural gas customers. The group has come together to provide network payment deferral programmes to retailers serving business customers on the ... More >>

Vector to Sell Kapuni Assets

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 2:59 pm | Vector Limited

Vector has today announced it will transfer ownership of the Kapuni Gas Treatment Plant and related assets, along with Vector’s 50% interest in the Kapuni Energy Joint Venture, to Todd Petroleum Mining Company. More >>

Vector and Watercare to Build NZ First Floating Solar Array

Tuesday, 3 September 2019, 4:09 pm | Vector Limited

Auckland’s electricity and water utility companies today announced a project to build New Zealand’s largest solar array in the heart of Auckland’s North Shore, by floating it on top of the Rosedale wastewater treatment pond near the Northern ... More >>

Trial of vehicle-to-home technology kicks off in Piha

Monday, 2 September 2019, 2:41 pm | Vector Limited

The first participant in the Piha vehicle-to-home (V2H) trial is now plugged in and ready to go. More >>

FY19 Adjusted Ebitda Result in Line with Guidance

Friday, 23 August 2019, 8:49 am | Vector Limited

Vector’s financial results for the 12 months to 30 June 2019 were steady, with adjusted earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (Adjusted EBITDA)[1] of $485.8 million[2] - ahead of FY18 and in the mid-point of the guidance range provided ... More >>

Government Policy Statement needed to solve pricing drama

Tuesday, 23 July 2019, 10:55 am | Vector Limited

The release today of the Electricity Authority’s report on transmission pricing methodology (TPM) confirms Vector’s firm view that a Government Policy Statement is needed to shape a transmission pricing regime that is fair for all New Zealanders. More >>

Vector welcomes clean vehicle action plan

Tuesday, 9 July 2019, 12:22 pm | Vector Limited

Vector, New Zealand’s largest electricity distributor, has today welcomed the Government’s proposed plan to encourage more New Zealanders into electric vehicles (EVs) using price incentives. More >>

End-of-life electric vehicle batteries could power homes

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 9:58 am | Vector Limited

AUCKLAND, 4 July 2019: Vector, New Zealand’s leading distributor of electricity and gas, is exploring the possibility of turning end-of-life Electric Vehicle (EV) batteries into affordable power storage for homes and businesses. In collaboration ... More >>

Home-charging electric vehicle technology makes its debut

Thursday, 27 June 2019, 2:41 pm | Vector Limited

New technology that sees electric vehicles supplying electricity to homes and businesses is being introduced in the Bay of Plenty and Tairāwhiti Gisborne, thanks to a partnership between Vector, Eastland Network and Horizon Networks. More >>

Vector Lights goes pink

Friday, 17 May 2019, 12:25 pm | Vector Limited

Vector Lights on the iconic Auckland Harbour Bridge will shine pink tonight, Friday 17 May, in celebration of Pink Shirt Day and the New Zealand Rainbow Excellence Awards . More >>

Vector Board Announces Three New Appointments

Tuesday, 16 April 2019, 10:28 am | Vector Limited

The Vector Board is pleased to announce the appointments of Tony Carter, Dame Paula Rebstock and Bruce Turner as Directors of Vector Limited. More >>

Vector staves off court proceedings

Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 11:26 am | Vector Limited

Today Vector announced it has successfully staved off Auckland High Court proceedings brought against it by a company controlled by Bernard Whimp – who withdrew his case one day before a scheduled hearing of Vector’s application to strike out the ... More >>

Vector Achieves Strong Result in Environmental Stewardship

Friday, 1 March 2019, 8:51 am | Vector Limited

Emissions reductions initiatives, governance and value chain engagement were among the company’s highest scoring categories. More >>

Vector Announces Price Decrease for Electricity Distribution

Thursday, 28 February 2019, 9:31 am | Vector Limited

Auckland-based Vector, the country’s largest electricity distributor, today announced a decrease of 1.4% on average in its network line charges to take effect from 1 April 2019. More >>

Vector's financial results for the six months to 31 Dec 2018

Tuesday, 26 February 2019, 9:29 am | Vector Limited

Vector’s financial results for the six-months to 31 December 2018 demonstrated growth across all business segments within the Group, with much of this growth fuelled by the continued expansion of Auckland’s city and population. The six-month period ... More >>

Electricity lines companies keeping close watch on weather

Friday, 22 February 2019, 11:22 am | Vector Limited

Electricity network companies around the upper North Island are preparing for a wet and windy weekend, with many committing to send back up crews to areas that may need additional restoration support. More >>

Vector to participate in data driven transformer project

Tuesday, 12 February 2019, 10:39 am | Vector Limited

Vector to participate in data driven transformer project to improve network performance More >>

Vector and Chargetrip partner to ease anxiety among EV users

Thursday, 7 February 2019, 11:54 am | Vector Limited

Auckland energy company Vector and Dutch start-up Chargetrip have teamed up to ease ‘range and charge anxiety’ among New Zealand’s rapidly growing number of electric vehicle (EV) users. More >>

Vector releases EV charging guide

Wednesday, 19 December 2018, 10:39 am | Vector Limited

Vector has today released a how-to guide to make it easier for tenants and residents of business, commercial and apartment buildings to switch to electric vehicles (EVs). Vector’s Connecting Electric Vehicle Chargers guide offers best-practice advice ... More >>