Powerco is the second-largest gas and largest electricity distributor in New Zealand. They distribute both electricity and natural gas on their network.

Electricity network

These are the following regions on Powerco's electricity network:

  • Thames-Coromandel
  • Western Bay of Plenty
  • South Waikato
  • Taranaki
  • Whanganui
  • The Manawatu
  • The Wairarapa

Natural gas network

The regions that Powerco distribute natural gas to consumers are:

  • Wellington (including Kapiti-Horowhenua)
  • Manawatu
  • Taranaki
  • Hawke's Bay

Joint Venture

Powerco is the joint venture of Queensland Investment Corporation holding a fifty-eight percent stake (58%) and AMP Limited holding a fifty-eight percent stake (42%).

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