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    New submarine power cable installed across Dunedin Harbour

    Aurora Energy and contractors Seaworks, Unison and Patiki Barge operator Nautilus Pacific have been busy this week laying two new 11kV submarine power cables from Port Chalmers to Portobello and one new low voltage cable from Port Chalmers to Quarantine Island.

    Find out more about the project
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    Improved customer service a focus for
    Aurora Energy

    We've launched the latest in a series of customer-focussed improvements with the introduction of a new contact centre provider to help customers find information after hours and at weekends.

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    Your Network, Your News

    Our latest community update is available now. Find out more about the major projects, essential maintenance and upgrades underway in your community to keep the network safe, resilient and able to meet expected electricity demand. 

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    Aurora Energy has completed its first extensive drone survey

    Watch this video to find out why we're using drones to survey our network and to see the drone as it flies the line!

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    Waipori B Line Outram to Berwick

    Check out this behind the scenes look at the work done to replace a 10.8km stretch of 33 and 6.6 kV line and older wooden and concrete poles on what is known and as the B Line between Berwick and Outram. This video includes the view from the helicopter as it strings the new power lines!

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    We deliver electricity to Dunedin, Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes

    Our job is to deliver electricity through our network of poles, power lines, and underground cables to over 91,000 homes, farms, businesses and schools on our network.

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