Evolving technologies and business models

This programme covers initiatives to reduce inefficient barriers to development and use of evolving technologies and business models across the supply chain.

Current projects

  • Multiple Trading Relationships

    Evolving technologies and new business models will lead to more participation in the electricity industry, which will promote competition and choice, and deliver significant reliability benefits to consumers.

    Latest Activity: 4 Dec 2018 Project update

  • Participation of new generating technologies in the wholesale market

    We intend to investigate and address any barriers in the Code

    Latest Activity: 21 Sep 2018 Participation of new generating technologies

  • Demand response

    The Authority has updated its demand response principles for the New Zealand electricity sector

    Latest Activity: 29 Jun 2018 Demand response principles - 2018 update

  • Data and data exchanges for market transactions

    Latest Activity: 26 Sep – 7 Nov 2017 Data and data exchanges for market transactions

  • Enabling Mass Participation

    Latest Activity: 30 May – 11 Jul 2017 Enabling mass participation in the electricity market: How can we promote innovation and participation?

  • Equal Access

    This project seeks to determine if there are any barriers to equal access to the electricity networks. If barriers are identified this project will also consider options to reduce these barriers.

    Latest Activity: 21 Dec 2018