Who are we?
- Powerco is New Zealand’s largest electricity distributor in terms of network length (36,000km) and has the second-largest number of electricity connections (336,000).
- The company also has the second-largest gas distribution network (5,815km) and the second-largest number of gas connections (107,000).
- Powerco is one of only two of the country's dual-energy distributors. We keep the lights on and gas flowing to around 1.1m customers across the North Island.
- We have over 400 (full-time equivalent) employees across branches in New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Wellington, and Tauranga.
Looking into the future
Our business connects the present with the future. Every day we make decisions that will influence the quality of infrastructure New Zealander's enjoy in 40 to 50 years' time.