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Update on review of risk management options

The Electricity Authority Te Mana Hiko is progressing our review of risk management options for electricity retailers while continuing to receive responses to …

Submissions published for Code amendment omnibus #2

The Electricity Authority Te Mana Hiko would like to thank all submitters for taking the time to send us your feedback on our Code amendment omnibus #2 consult…

Save the date: industry exercise 1 & 8 May 2024

The Electricity Authority and Transpower are planning an industry exercise of a major power system event on 1 and 8 May 2024. We invite all lines companies and…

Feedback sought on the future operation of New Zealand’s power system

The Electricity Authority Te Mana Hiko has opened a consultation looking into the future operation of New Zealand’s power system, and we want your feedback. Ne…

Annual review of the system operator’s performance

In our role as the industry regulator, the Electricity Authority Te Mana Hiko is responsible for defining the role of the system operator and assessing the sys…

Updates to distribution pricing reform

In April 2024 the Electricity Authority Te Mana Hiko will provide an update on its work planned to address the five issues set out in our issues paper on the t…

Join our team

We’re recruiting for a Strategy, Planning and Performance Manager to lead a small team to drive our organisational planning and performance. The role requires …

Consultation open on system operator rolling outage plan

The system operator is calling for feedback on proposed changes to the System Operator Rolling Outage Plan. This one of the system operator’s key security of s…

Disconnection, debt and consumer care data

Today the Electricity Authority Te Mana Hiko released a range of retail data on disconnection, debt and consumer care practices. This data is collected via the…

Survey for grid connected distributors

We want to collect more information from participants on how they are meeting their Code obligations regarding the distributed generation application process a…

Updates to distributor scorecards

The Electricity Authority Te Mana Hiko has decided to pause the distribution pricing scorecard process for 2024. Our assessment of distributors in 2023 found t…

Retailers required to update the Participant Register

The Electricity Industry Act 2010 requires every industry participant to register and maintain their details in the Participant Register. The Electricity Autho…