Wholesale Advisory Group (WAG)
In accordance with the Electricity Industry Act 2010, the Authority has established the Wholesale Advisory Group to provide independent advice to the Authority on the development of the Code and on market facilitation.
The members of WAG as of 1 June 2013 are:
- John Hancock (Chair)
- Neal Barclay
- John Carnegie
- Graeme Everett
- Alan Eyes
- Chris Jewell
- Stephen Peterson
- Bruce Rogers
- Richard Spearman
Appointment of Wholesale Advisory Group chairperson
The Authority has appointed John Hancock as chairperson of the Wholesale Advisory Group for a two-year term, commencing 1 April 2013.
Appointment of Wholesale Advisory Group members
The Authority has reappointed John Carnegie, Bruce Rogers and Richard Spearman, and appointed Chris Jewell and Alan Eyes, as members of the Wholesale Advisory Group. Each of these members has been appointed for a two-year term commencing on 1 June 2013.
Review of the advisory group administrative arrangements
The Authority is undertaking a review of the charter about advisory groups and the advisory group terms of reference (together comprising the ‘advisory group administrative arrangements’). In March 2013, the Authority sought feedback on a small number of minor amendments to the advisory group administrative arrangements.
The consultation paper can be found at the link below:
Submissions on the consultation paper can be found at the link below
On 18 June 2013, the Authority published its final decision on the review of advisory group administrative arrangements. The Authority made some relatively minor amendments to the charter about advisory groups and the advisory groups’ terms of reference to improve the effectiveness of the advisory groups.
- Decisions and reasons on the review of advisory group administrative arrangements
- Charter about advisory groups - marked-up
- Terms of reference for the Wholesale Advisory Group - marked-up
Charter-about-advisory-groups.PDF | pdf | 224 KB | Last Changed: 18/06/2013 8:00am
WAG-TOR.PDF | pdf | 257 KB | Last Changed: 18/06/2013 8:05am
Updated June 2013
WAG-bios.pdf | pdf | 64 KB | Last Changed: 14/10/2013 10:02am
WAG-Halfyearly-report-2013.pdf | pdf | 287 KB | Last Changed: 08/08/2013 1:57pm
WAG-Chair-Half-Yearly-Report-July-to-December-2012.pdf | pdf | 170 KB | Last Changed: 26/02/2013 7:50am
WAG-recs-on-improving-forecast-and-settlement-prices.PDF | pdf | 423 KB | Last Changed: 18/12/2013 10:20am
WAG-recommendations-pivotal-pricing.pdf | pdf | 366 KB | Last Changed: 24/10/2013 5:51pm
national-instantaneous-reserves-recommendations-paper.pdf | pdf | 258 KB | Last Changed: 19/08/2013 2:48pm
VSPD-Code-for-NIRM-analysis.pdf | pdf | 277 KB | Last Changed: 16/09/2013 3:36pm
SPSR-recommendations.pdf | pdf | 543 KB | Last Changed: 10/09/2012 4:37pm
WMIP-Recommendations.pdf | pdf | 439 KB | Last Changed: 10/09/2012 4:37pm
WAG-Chair-Half-Yearly-Report-12Jul12.PDF | pdf | 153 KB | Last Changed: 08/08/2012 4:22pm