Nelson Electricity Ltd (NEL) is managing and operating the electricity distribution network in the central Nelson city area. NEL is governed by a Board of Directors, which is made up of two representatives from Network Tasman, two from Marlborough Lines and an independent Chairman.
- NEL network comprises approximately 9,000 connections in a concentrated area of 24 square kilometres.
- Approximately 7,500 of the connections are residential and the remainder are commercial or industrial.
- NEL is the company that delivers electricity to you on behalf of your energy retailer (eg; Trustpower, Contact, Meridian).
- NEL operate the electricity network in central Nelson city being encircled by the Network Tasman distribution network.
Power Providers on the Nelson Electricity Network include:
- Contact Energy
- Electric Kiwi
- Energy Club NZ
- Energy Online
- Genesis Energy
- Mercury Energy
- Meridian Energy
- NextGen Energy
- Nova Energy
- Power Direct
- Pulse Energy
- Tiny Mighty Power
** NOTE: The above information has been provided by Nelson Electricity Ltd and What's My Number or reproduced from their website **