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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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Orion and IAG reach settlement over Port Hills fires

15 September 2020

Orion New Zealand can confirm a confidential commercial settlement has been reached that brings to an end the High Court proceeding against it in relation to the Port Hills fires.

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Resignation of Orion CEO

14 September 2020

Orion New Zealand Limited today announced the resignation of its Chief Executive Officer, Rob Jamieson, after 26 years with the company, including the last nine as CEO.

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