Transpower advises that Garth Dibley, General Manager Grid Performance is leaving the company to take up a Chief Executive role within the energy sector.
Transpower and ASX announced today that they are working together to develop a New Zealand Gas Futures contract based on the emsTradepoint gas spot market.
A fault at our Wilton substation caused an outage for 15-20 minutes. Power was restored at 10.30am.
Transpower advises that all power is now restored to around 80,000 homes and businesses following a power outage this afternoon.
Transpower advises that it is currently experiencing a power outage in the Hawkes Bay area affecting around 80,000 customers.
Transpower New Zealand is making sure its lines continue to provide power to New Plymouth and surrounding areas, notwithstanding the demolition of the old power station right next door.
Transpower advises that this morning it had a piece of equipment at its Islington Substation fail.
Transpower has said that the importance of the HVDC Cook Strait Cable was highlighted recently when the master of a ship was prosecuted for anchoring in the Cook Strait Cable Protection Zone.
Transpower's report to the industry on the 12 November Auto Under Frequency Load Shedding Activation (AUFLS) has been published.