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Latest NZ power and energy news

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Electricity bills expected to reduce for over 1 million North Island customers

Over 1 million customers in the North Island can expect some good news in their power bill. The Commerce Commission has announced that Electricity bills for consumers of two electricity...

Friday, March 20, 2020

Coronavirus - Winter Energy Payment increased for 2020

Low-income families and pensioners will receive a major boost in weekly payments under the government’s $12.1b spending package to support those impacted by COVID-19

Friday, March 6, 2020

Comcom proposes to lower revenue caps for Powerco and Wellington Electricity

The Commerce Commission has released a proposal to lower the revenue caps for Powerco and Wellington Electricity to ‘align’ their price-quality pathways (CPPs) with other regulated lines companies. What could this mean for power customers?

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Compare Average Power Bills in New Zealand 2020

Are you paying more than the average for power? We're comparing real power bills from New Zealanders. Do you have the best value power provider for your needs?

Friday, February 28, 2020

Who are the top 10 Power Providers in NZ?

Are you looking for a new power provider? Committing to a new power provider can feel a bit like jumping into the unknown. Although a competitively priced power plan may be on the top of your list...

Monday, February 17, 2020

Proposed Energy Reforms Turn Off Trust In New Zealand Government

The latest research undertaken by leading online research agency, Opinion Compare, has found that while only 38% of the Kiwi population are aware of the proposed Government power reforms, 3 in 5....

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

How to choose a new power plan for your university flat 2020

If you’re heading to university in 2020, then chances are you will need to sort out power for your new flat. Check out our guide to choosing the best power deal for your student flat.

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Bundled plans go from strength to strength

Trustpower reported that 84% of all new customers are signing up for two or more products. With competitive offers, there’s a good reason bundled plans are so popular. Have you considered bundling your power and broadband?

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

When is the best time to switch power providers in 2020?

Kiwi households are likely to see some big changes in 2020 to the electricity market. This is definitely a year to be proactive about comparing power plans to make sure you take advantage of the changes.

Friday, December 20, 2019

Power Compare Christmas Opening Hours 2019

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. Here are our opening hours over the festive season