Articles tagged Mighty River Power

For the convenience of email subscribers, here's my weekend column on whether Flick Electric could use new technology and raw market signals to 'do a Trade Me' to the electricity industry.

For the convenience of email subscribers and browsers, here's my weekend opinion piece arguing the electricity and local government sectors are the inflation culprits underneath our painfully high interest rates and currency.

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.

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.