Our Business

Our business is in lines and pipes, the vital infrastructure that connects homes and businesses with the electricity and gas they need.

Powerco at a glance

Powerco is New Zealand’s largest electricity distributor in terms of network length (28,000km) and has the second largest number of electricity connections (336,000).

The company also has the second largest gas distribution network (5815km) and the second highest number of gas connections (107,000). It is one of only two dual-energy distributors in the country.

We have around 450 (full-time equivalent) employees across branches in New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Wellington and Tauranga.

Watch this video to find out more.