Articles tagged Brent Layton

The Electricity Authority (EA) has signalled that as many as nine new electricity retailers could enter the market, which it said was a sign the market was competitive and barriers to entry were not too high.

The Electricity Authority (EA) was so unhappy last year with the refusal of some retailers to pass on regulated reductions in lines charges that it referred its concerns about "signalling" between apparent competitors to the Commerce Commission.

The Electricity Authority (EA) is reviewing the widespread practice of electricity retailers using information about their customers to offer targeted discounting activity known as 'saves' and 'win-backs'.