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Introducing Broadband Internet for Grey Power Electricity customers


We’re delighted to announce the launch of a brand new product for all Grey Power Electricity customers! Read more

House moving tips: Customer edition

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Moving into a new house is an exciting milestone in anyone’s life. Read more

8 life hacks for saving money on your power bill this winter

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The days are shorter, the nights are colder, and if you’re anything like us, you're probably curled up on the couch with a hot water bottle, reminiscing about those beautiful... Read more

First time gas user? Here’s what you need to know

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Looking for a more efficient way to heat your home? Running out of hot water in the shower? Dodgy electrical stovetop ruining your ribeye? Read more

Does turning everything off actually save power?

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As your TV show wraps up, you lean over to grab the remote and turn the tele off. Read more

Everything you need to know about the Winter Energy Payment

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Winter is almost here. For many households across New Zealand, this means higher energy bills as we switch on the heaters and electric blankets in an effort to stay warm... Read more

Grey Power Electricity Picks: 5 of our favourite electricity related Guiness World Records

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The Guinness World Records is the only place where you’ll find the likes of Usain Bolt and Da Vinci rubbing shoulders with Manoj Kumar Maharana, who holds the world record... Read more

Ho-ho-how to Keep Your Power Bill Low This Christmas

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Christmas is upon us! For some, the silly season means spending time with friends and family and taking the time to reflect back on the year that was. Read more

A message from Grey Power Electricity CEO, Gary Holden

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Gary Holden, Grey Power Electricity’s CEO and the team at Grey Power Electricity would like to take this time to thank our customers and mention some of the memorable moments... Read more

Understanding Your Power Bill

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Imagine going to a supermarket where there are no prices on anything. You have a vague understanding that the more items you put in your trolley, the more you’ll have... Read more

8 tips for a successful spring clean (and reducing your power bill too!)

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The days are getting longer, allergies are kicking into overdrive, and the four-seasons-in-a-day weather is making it impossible to pick the right outfit in the morning. Read more

What’s the deal with prompt payment discounts?

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Love ‘em or hate ‘em, prompt payment discounts (PPDs) are everywhere in the New Zealand electricity industry. Read more

A recipe for energy efficiency - keeping costs down in your kitchen

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Winter is the time for hearty stews, delicious roasts and decadent desserts - but there’s no denying that whipping up a storm in the kitchen can use a lot of electricity. Read more

What can you do with $1 worth of electricity?

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You found a gold coin lodged down the back of the couch. Score! The question is: what can you do with it? Read more

What's the difference between a standard user and a low user?

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Who remembers what happened in 2004? Maori TV made its debut broadcast, and we finally got closure on the whole Ross/Rachel thing in the emotional finale of ‘Friends’. Read more

How to prepare your home for a power outage

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Power outages in New Zealand tend to range in severity from “this is annoying, but at least we get to have a romantic candlelit dinner”, all the way through to... Read more

Moving house checklist - Take the stress out of moving

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Every year thousands of Grey Power Electricity customers move to a new house. And they all say the same thing: it's stressful! Read more

Ten out-of-the-ordinary ways to save power

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Days are shorter and temperatures are colder. Yep, winter must almost be here. Read more

A letter from the Power Police Re: Excessive Electricity Usage

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To whom it may concern. You are receiving this letter from the Power Police, passionate protectors of palatable power prices, because we have reason to believe Read more

5 steps to childproofing your home’s electricals

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Are you going to be a grandparent? Congratulations! There are a million things to think about when you have a new addition to the family on the way, but amidst... Read more

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