Our projects

We're working with the sector on projects to ensure Aotearoa's low-emissions transition happens efficiently, while providing a reliable, secure and resilient electricity supply.

Settlement residual allocation methodology

How the settlement residue is allocated amongst transmission customers, as prescribed in the Code.

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Submissions open until 30 June 2023

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Code review programme

Code review programmes address various themes or issues that arise in the Code.

Commercial market making

Making the electricity futures market more efficient.

Consumer care guidelines

Developing new consumer care guidelines for retailers to better serve consumers.

Distribution pricing

How to speed up distribution pricing reform to realise consumer benefits and facilitate an efficient low-emissions transition.

Financial transmission rights

Helping industry participants manage locational price risk to enable greater competition in the wholesale and retail markets.

Future security and resilience

Ensuring our electricity system remains secure and resilient for New Zealand's low-emissions energy transition.

Levy-funded appropriations 2022/23 and 2023/24

Consultation on our levy-funded appropriations for the upcoming financial year.

Managing peak winter electricity demand

How to better manage risks to electricity supply during peak demand periods.

Over-the-counter market

Improving the operation and efficiency of the over-the-counter market.

Pricing in a renewables-based electricity system

How price discovery would work for the wholesale electricity market under a renewables-based electricity system.

Review of our consultation and feedback processes

Improving our consultation and engagement to better represent the interests of consumers.