About outage planning

Outage planning is managed by the Operations Planning Team. 

Approach to 2020 outage planning

  • Our Operations Planning Team have completed development of the 2020-21 Annual Outage Plan, which is available below.

What we do

We focus on the following areas:

  • managing operational risk
    • providing information in a timely manner
    • identifying, analysing, mitigating and managing risk
    • maintaining outage impact information
  • producing a Long Range Outage Plan
    • collaborating with Works Planning and other stakeholders to ensure a Long Range Outage Plan is developed that includes complex and significant outages
  • co-ordinating outages effectively
    • maximising asset availability while minimising impacts on customers
    • gaining agreement to plan variations
  • assuring outages are optimised by collaborating with Grid Works Delivery and other stakeholders
  • optimising outages
    • assessing, scheduling and agreement of outage requirements
    • taking ownership of the end-to-end outage process
  • planning grid access
    • liaising with stakeholders (Maintenance, Projects, service providers, System Operator and customers)
    • distributing operational switching and access requirements in a timely manner.

Contact us

If you have any questions or feedback on Outage Publication, or would like to register as an Interested Participant, please contact our Outage Planning Team.

Email: outageplanners@transpower.co.nz

Downloads

Annual Plan 2020-2021 [ xlsx 396.06 KB ]
Annual Plan 2019-2020 [ xlsx 398.53 KB ]
All region outages 2018-19.xlsx [ xlsx 436.4 KB ]
Annual Plan 2017-2018.xlsx [ xlsx 355.7 KB ]
Annual Plan 2016-2017 [ xlsx 106.37 KB ]
Annual Plan 2015-2016 [ xlsx 91.41 KB ]
Annual Plan 2014-2015 [ xlsx 102.86 KB ]
Annual Plan 2013-2014 [ xls 135.5 KB ]
Annual Plan 2012-2013 [ xls 166.29 KB ]
Annual Plan 2011-2012 [ xls 505.5 KB ]
Annual Plan 2010-2011 [ xls 430.5 KB ]
Annual Plan 2009-2010 [ xls 574 KB ]