From Rory Blundell, Acting Chief Executive, Electricity Authority…

We welcome this report from the expert panel.

Electricity is extremely important to New Zealand, and we appreciate the careful process that the panel has outlined for deeply considering the electricity sector and its dynamics.

We will spend the next few weeks working through this first report and look to make a submission in due course.

For more information:
Jackie Bedford 
Senior Communications Advisor
DDI: 04 460 8844
MB: 0210 737 777
Jackie.Bedford@ea.govt.nz

The Electricity Authority is an independent Crown Entity with a statutory objective to promote competition in, reliable supply by, and the efficient operation of, the electricity industry for the long-term benefit of consumers.