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Smooth Payments: How to spread the cost of power bills

Posted by October 22nd 2018

Unexpectedly high power bills can be a cause of consternation and anxiety for many households. Smooth payments can be an option for Kiwi customers who think: “How can I stop my power bill from going …


Power Price Protection: Is it worth it?

Posted by October 8th 2018

If you feel like the price of electricity has been going up and up, it’s not just your imagination. Over the last 28 years, the price of power has increased 79% for Kiwi households, according …


The best way to power a large family home

Posted by October 8th 2018

No matter what age they are, children can be expensive. Kiwi families with multiple children can use a lot of power in a month, and these households often face large power bills. But the family …


What is the best way to power a holiday home?

Posted by September 7th 2018

You may call it a bach, a crib or a beach house, but owning a holiday home is a dream for many Kiwi families. Unfortunately, powering the bach is no walk in the park: it …


Smart Meters Guide: How you can benefit

Posted by August 30th 2018

The number of New Zealand households with electricity smart meters has risen steadily over the past few years, paving the way for an evolving suite of retailer digital services and new types of tariffs, and …


Prepaid Power Explained

Posted by August 30th 2018

There is nothing worse than the shock of an unexpectedly large power bill. In fact, more than a third of Canstar Blue survey respondents (36%) said they worry about their power bills. Prepaid power is …


How solar owners can make smart electricity decisions

Posted by November 12th 2018

Solar system installations have been on the rise in recent years as more and more New Zealanders seek to tap into the power of the sun. Beyond installation, however, it is important to proactively manage …



How to limit heating electricity costs this winter

Posted by August 23rd 2018

Winter not only brings with it the cold weather, but also the potential for heating electricity costs to skyrocket. There are, however, ways to limit electricity spend as the cold sets in, from ensuring your …