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ENA members support EnergyMate pilot tackling energy hardship
News | 20 May 2019

Lines companies, electricity retailers, community organisations and the government have partnered to launch EnergyMate, a free in-home coaching service helping families at highest risk of energy hardship reduce electricity costs and live in a warmer home.

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Network Transformation Roadmap launched
News | 03 Apr 2019

A roadmap helping lines companies prepare for disruptive shifts in electricity production, use, and consumer behaviour was launched today by the Minister of Energy and Resources, the Hon Dr Megan Woods.

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ENA responds to the Electricity Price Review options paper
News | 25 Mar 2019

The ENA submitted its response to the Electricity Price Review options paper - welcoming the proposed phasing out of the low fixed-charge regulations for residential electricity.

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Subscribe to the new ENA newsletter for stakeholders
News | 30 Jan 2019

“A falsehood can travel halfway round the world before the truth can get its boots on” is an oft-repeated quote. The maxim clearly has as much merit today as when first uttered two centuries ago.

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Review of tree regulations finally starting
News | 24 Jan 2019

A long-awaited government review of the tree regulations has started.

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Unfair low-user subsidy must go
News | 30 Nov 2018

Electricity price controls which penalise consumption may finally be headed for the regulatory dust bin, writes ENA chief executive Graeme Peters.

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Pricing reform workshop agrees to work together on proposed timing of changes
News | 19 Nov 2018

Around seventy representatives from retailers, distributors, regulators and consumers attended ENA’s pricing reform update workshop in Wellington in November.

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ENA recommends changes to distribution sector regulation
News | 30 Oct 2018

All electricity-related regulation of the distribution sector should be under the ambit of the Commerce Commission, and an energy ‘ambassador’ should be considered to amplify the voice of ordinary consumers, the ENA says.

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Wellington Electricity makes progress on seismic strengthening
News | 18 Oct 2018

A milestone was marked by Wellington Electricity last week with the completion of seismic remedial work at its Miramar substation as part of its three-year, $31.2 million earthquake preparedness programme.

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