BOOSTING THE LOCAL POWER SUPPLY

By Belinda Peddie / September 20, 2017 / News / No Comments

A new substation in Kaeo will boost the reliability of the power supply to customers in the coastal belt north of Waipapa. Construction will begin shortly with the first sod to be turned at the rural Omaunu Road site before the end of the month. People living in the area may notice an increase in […]

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KAWAKAWA SUBSTATION – TRACKING ALONG

By Belinda Peddie / September 20, 2017 / News / No Comments

The refurbishment and upgrade of the Kawakawa substation is well underway and on target for completion in October. Once the upgrade is complete, the reliability of the power supply for customers in the area will be improved through the addition of fans to increase the capacity of the transformers and help manage future loads. Extra […]

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ANOTHER STEP CLOSER TO NGAWHA EXPANSION

By Belinda Peddie / August 7, 2017 / News / No Comments

Another step towards the expansion of the Ngawha power station has been achieved with recent approval of final resource consents. Top Energy applied for a variation on existing consents which were granted by the Environment Court in February 2016 after it purchased 184 hectares of land adjacent to its Ngawha operations. The final consents were […]

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