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What Orion is doing to support our community during the coronavirus pandemic

1 March 2021

At Alert Level 2, Orion continues to operate efficiently and support our community during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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Orion prices drop third year in a row

17 February 2021

Local electricity lines company, Orion, will be reducing its prices by an average of 1.1 per cent, effective from 1 April 2021. 

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Orion powers up northern Christchurch

11 February 2021

Orion has commenced a major project to increase the capacity and resilience of its power network to support future growth in the Northwood and Belfast area.

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Orion commits to carbon neutrality by 2022

14 December 2020

Central Canterbury electricity distributor, Orion, today announced its commitment to achieving carbon neutrality for corporate emissions by June 2022, the first electricity company in New Zealand to commit to this ambitious target.

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Orion prepared for bad weather this weekend

25 September 2020

Orion is well prepared for the prospect of bad weather forecast for this weekend.

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