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Top Energy Power Bill Credit

Your power bill this month has a nice big credit on it. It's your lines charge discount and it comes to you from Top Energy, your Far North electricity network company and supported by the Top Energy Consumer Trust.

For more information about the credit please click the 'Find out more' link below. For answers to commonly asked questions please click here.

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Top Energy has advised that a series of planned outages in Russell Township and Peninsula will be required on Friday 2 December to repair damaged electrical equipment following a car accident last Friday.


The damaged electrical equipment on Aucks Road has been replaced and we are moving back to normal supply. The outage planned for Okiato to Taupiri Bay and all side roads and bays including Te Wahapu, Rawhiti, Orokawa Bay, Parekura Bay, Taupiri Bay Te Unga Bay, Paroa Bay, Frenchmen’s Swamp scheduled for 6.00pm to 7.30pm will take place at 5.00pm to 6.30pm. Once this outage is completed, the second outage that was scheduled for 7.30 to 8pm to remove the generator will occur shortly after 6.30pm.

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Distributed generation (DG) is any electricity generating technology, such as Solar Panels, installed by a customer that is connected at the distribution system level of the electric grid. For full DG Specifications and application forms click on the learn more link.

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Community Projects

Electricity Rescue Helicopter

Since 1998, Joint Sponsors Top Energy and Northpower have underwritten and funded the annual public appeals for the Northl...

Water Safe

WaterSafe is a practical programme which teaches primary school children how to swim and learn water survival skills.

Business Development Fund

A $30,000 grant awarded twice yearly in support of business ideas or initiatives for growing and diversifying the Far Nort...