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Power out in Diamond Harbour

28 March 2019

Update 5pm

Checks of each of the 313 possibly impacted premises will need to be satisfactorily completed before power can be safely turned back on progressively to individual customers.

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Orion boosts power supply to Lyttelton

25 March 2019

Lyttelton is set to welcome the long awaited boost to its power supply when Orion puts a new 11kV electricity cable through the Lyttelton Road Tunnel in April.

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Common Ground all powered up

12 February 2019

Community gatherings at Common Ground on the corner of Bridge Street and Estuary Road are about to get a lot quieter and sweeter smelling, thanks to a new power connection put in by Orion.

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Orion boosts power supply to Lyttelton

5 February 2019

Lyttelton is set to welcome the long awaited boost to its power supply when Orion puts through a new 11kV electricity cable through the Lyttelton Road Tunnel in March.

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Restoring power after strong winds last night

24 January 2019

Update: 4:30pm

Orion would like to thank customers for their patience while crews are working hard to restore power after last night’s storm.

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