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2019 Annual Results: Weather a mixed blessing for Orion

1 July 2019

Central Canterbury’s electricity distribution company, Orion New Zealand Limited, delivered another year of solid performance and sustained growth in customer numbers in its Annual Results for 2019.

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Orion launches free EV test-drives

9 May 2019

Orion today launched a free offer for businesses to test-drive an electric vehicle for a week.

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Power restoration after today’s storm

29 April 2019

Power is being progressively restored to 4,000 households following high winds and heavy rain which caused power outages across the Central Canterbury region this evening.

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Orion invites the public to EV event

11 April 2019

The Great EV Road Trip will be visiting Orion on Monday 15 April, giving locals the opportunity to get independent advice about every aspect of electric vehicle (EV) usage and ownership.

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Power restoration in Diamond Harbour almost complete

31 March 2019

Orion has been able to restore power to 243 customers in Diamond Harbour and surrounding areas.

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