Our Business

Our business is in lines and pipes, the vital infrastructure that connects homes and businesses with the electricity and gas they need.

Powerco at a glance

  • We are New Zealand’s largest electricity and second largest gas distributor in terms of network length – electricity 30,000km and gas 6,170km
  • We are the second largest natural gas distribution company by customer connections (102,000) and the second-largest electricity distribution company (320,000)
  • One of only two of the country's dual-energy distributors.
  • We have around 330 (full-time equivalent) employees across branches in New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Wellington and Tauranga

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Last Updated:   06 November 2014 - 14:12:04