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2022

Electricity network upgrade for Clyde and Earnscleugh
12 May 2022

Central Otago locals can expect to see some activity happening along Letts Gully and Springvale roads between now and September. Aurora Energy are replacing a section of the electricity network as part of the Clyde – Earnscleugh power supply reinforcement, which will also provide the Clyde and Earnscleugh areas with an additional backup supply to cater for future demand growth. read more...

Aurora Energy to share plans at public meetings
12 May 2022

Aurora Energy is holding community drop-in events later this month to update customers about future work on the electricity distribution network across Dunedin, Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes between now and 2026. read more...

Alternative power solutions to help reach NZ’s decarbonisation goals
5 Apr 2022

Aurora Energy is seeking new partners and innovative solutions for future management of its electricity network, to help drive New Zealand’s efforts towards a decarbonised energy future. read more...

Temporary road closures on Queenstown-Glenorchy Road
31 Mar 2022

Work to upgrade the electricity network in Glenorchy and surrounding areas means temporary road closes are needed on Tuesday and Wednesday next week, 5 and 6 April. read more...

Improved electricity supply on the way for Omakau
18 Feb 2022

Residents in Omakau may have noticed some work being done near the stock yards recently. read more...

Aurora Energy to inspect electricity network by helicopter
17 Feb 2022

As part of their regular asset inspections of the electricity network, Aurora Energy has engaged Aethon Aerial Solutions to inspect sections of the Queenstown Lakes network by helicopter next week. read more...

Electricity network upgrade between Deborah Bay and Aramoana
14 Feb 2022

Combining multiple projects into one bundle means three months’ worth of work will be completed in three weeks, when over 7.5km of power lines are upgraded between Deborah Bay and Aramoana. read more...

Recent power outages in Upper Clutha
10 Feb 2022

Aurora Energy apologises to customers in Central Otago who were without power a number of times over the last week. read more...

Power pole repairs complete following fire at Emerald Bay
10 Jan 2022

Customers impacted by scrub fire at Emerald Bay read more...