MainPower NZ Network has been delivering electricity to the North Canterbury region for nearly 100 years to over 39,000 homes and businesses via 5,017 kilometres of overhead lines and underground cables, across a geographic area of 11,180 square kilometres.
MainPower is a community-owned company. The MainPower Trust holds the ownership of the company on behalf of the communities of North Canterbury and for qualifying customers.
Consumer ownership of MainPower entitles qualifying customers to a customer rebate which appears on your monthly electricity bill. MainPower also provides sponsorship of community initiatives.