Major electricity network upgrades relieve capacity constraints in Cromwell supply area
11 Dec 2015

Major capacity upgrades to the Aurora Energy network have enabled normal contracting arrangements for design and construction of irrigation connections in the Cromwell supply area to resume. read more...

Capital Contributions Policy
10 Dec 2015

Aurora, today, published an update to its Capital Capital Contributions Policy. read more...

Addendum to network connection requirements withdrawn
10 Dec 2015

Aurora has today withdrawn an Addendum to its Network Connection Requirements, which dealt with a temporary supply constraint in the Maungawera zone, affecting new connections in the Maungawera, Hawea Flat and Makarora areas. read more...

Wind-related service interruptions overnight in parts of Central Otago and Dunedin
27 Nov 2015

Severe weather and high winds have caused service interruptions on the Aurora Energy network in parts of Central Otago and Dunedin overnight. read more...

Aurora Energy 2015 annual results – substantial progress on network investment
24 Sep 2015

Aurora Energy has made substantial progress during the financial year ended 30 June 2015 (FY15) on its asset investment programme with substantial increases in capital and maintenance spends. read more...

2015 Information Disclosure Performance Statements
28 Aug 2015

Aurora today published its Information Disclosure Performance Statement for the year ended 31 March 2015. read more...

All power restored to Halfway Bush, Central and North Dunedin
29 Jun 2015

A fault at the Transpower Halfway Bush substation resulted in loss of supply to 11,500 customers in Central and North Dunedin at 14:30 hours this afternoon. All power was restored to Aurora Energy customers at 15:09 hours. read more...

Power outage affecting Halfway Bush, Central and North Dunedin
29 Jun 2015

Aurora Energy customers experienced an interruption to electricity supply at 14:30 hours this afternoon. read more...

Be prepared for stormy weather in Otago
18 Jun 2015

A severe weather warning is in place for Otago through to Friday. Heavy snow is now expected in the north and west of the region. read more...

2015 Compliance Statement Published
12 Jun 2015

Aurora today published its Annual Compliance Statement, for the assessment date 31 March 2014, in accordance with the Commerce Commission's Electricity Distribution Services Default Price-Quality Path Determination 2012. read more...

Be prepared for storm in Otago
08 Jun 2015

A severe weather warning is in place for Otago today. North-westerly gales are expected to become severe in exposed places late Tuesday morning, especially about inland areas. Heavy rain is also expected for the Otago headwaters during Monday and early Tuesday. read more...

Update 4 - Dunedin Flooding: 4 June 2015, 1:00pm
04 Jun 2015

Power restored to Dunedin consumers. read more...

Update 3 - Dunedin Flooding: 4 June 2015, 8:00am
04 Jun 2015

Power remains out to 160 Dunedin consumers due to flooding. read more...

Update 2 - Dunedin Flooding: 3 June 2015, 6:00pm
03 Jun 2015

Confirmed urgent disconnection of power supply to East Taieri consumers due to flooding read more...

Update 1 - Dunedin Flooding: 3 June 2015, 4:00pm
03 Jun 2015

Urgent disconnection of power supply to East Taieri consumers due to flooding. read more...

Power Restored: 26 May 2015, 11:00am
26 May 2015

Aurora Energy advises that following repairs to storm damage yesterday, all power was restored to the remaining 160 consumers in Central Otago and Dunedin by 9:30pm last night. read more...

Update 3 - Power Outage: 25 May 2015, 2:00pm
25 May 2015

Updates on power outages on the Aurora Energy network in Dunedin and Central Otago. read more...

Update 2 - Power Outage: 25 May 2015, 11:30am
25 May 2015

The current status of power outages on the Aurora Energy network in Dunedin following a lightning storm and wind overnight. read more...

Update 1 - Power Outage: 25 May 2015, 9:30am
25 May 2015

The current status of power outages on the Aurora Energy network in Dunedin following a lightning storm and wind overnight. read more...

Addendum to Network Connection Requirements Withdrawn
24 Apr 2015

Aurora has today withdrawn an Addendum to its Network Connection Requirements, which dealt with a temporary supply constraint in the Queensberry zone, affecting new connections in the Queensberry, Tarras, Lindis and Bendigo areas. read more...

2015 - 2025 Asset Management Plan Update
31 Mar 2015

Aurora today published it 22nd Asset Management Plan (Update) covering the planning period 2015 to 2025. read more...

Ōtākou, Otago Peninsula to get electricity supply upgrade
10 Mar 2015

Homes, farms and businesses in Ōtākou on the Otago Peninsula will have a more reliable power supply later this month once Aurora Energy has completed a major upgrade to the supply voltage. read more...

2015 Use-of-System Pricing Methodology Published
04 Mar 2015

Aurora has today published its 2015 Use-of-System Pricing Methodology. read more...

Upgrade to Lindis Crossing electricity supply
04 Mar 2015

Improvements to rural electricity supply in the Lindis Crossing area are taking another step towards completion this week with the planned upgrade of the high voltage network. read more...

Upcoming outage - Bendigo, south of Maori Point Road, Thursday 5 March 2015
27 Feb 2015

We’re improving the power supply to the Lindis Crossing, Lindis Valley, Tarras, Ardgour Valley and Bendigo areas to provide reliable electricity supplies to homes, farms and businesses. read more...

Aurora Energy brings exciting festival line-up throughout the region
23 Feb 2015

Aurora brings exciting festival line-up throughout the region. Aurora Energy is aiming to bring some extra energy to Central Otago through its support of the 2015 Southern Lakes Festival of Colour touring programme, being held 21-27 April. read more...

New location secured for Camp Hill substation, Hawea
20 Feb 2015

Aurora Energy has been granted a land use resource consent to build and operate an electricity substation in Hawea at a new location, 500 metres west of the Hawea River on Camp Hill Road. read more...

Two brief power outages for Green Island consumers required on Wednesday 21 January
21 Jan 2015

Power supply to around 4,000 electricity consumers in Green Island, Dunedin and surrounding suburbs will be briefly interrupted twice today (Wednesday 21 January) to enable the safe removal of a tree that has fallen across high voltage power lines supplying the Green Island substation. read more...