Articles tagged EA

This chart (prepared by PwC for the Electricity Networks Association in May 2013) attempts to unravel the proportions of electricity charges related to lines distribution charges, electricity generation costs, network transmission costs and GST.

A report by the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research (NZIER) on the Labour/Green proposal for a single state-owned electricity buyer has found it would increase private consumption spending by 0.1%, but leave real national disposable income unchanged. It would also encourage extra consumption and increase carbon emissions by as much as 0.5%.

Mighty River Power Chief Executive Doug Heffernan is hoping he doesn't get to see more detail before the election from the Opposition Green and Labour parties on their NZ Power proposal for a single state-run buyer of power.