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Orion powers up the Akaroa Health Centre

17 December 2021 at 10:00 am

Volunteers and staff gathered last Thursday to celebrate the commissioning of a new generator donated by Orion to keep Akaroa Health Centre residents warm and services operating in the event of a power cut.

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Irrigation interruption test

16 December 2021 at 10:37 am

Orion has postponed running the irrigation interruptability test to the new year, before the end of this irrigation season - weather permitting.

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Orion upgrades PowerOn

9 December 2021 at 1:29 pm

Orion has upgraded its PowerOn Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS) to take automation of its network to the forefront of New Zealand’s Electricity Distribution Businesses (EDB).

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Solar startups win big at shark-tank style event

29 October 2021 at 8:28 am

Two energy companies focused on very different parts of the solar industry won at the inaugural Orion Energy Accelerator pitch event hosted virtually from Christchurch last night.

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Two new board members at Orion

30 August 2021 at 10:27 am

Christchurch City Council Holdings Limited and Selwyn District Council have appointed two new board members to local electricity distribution company, Orion New Zealand Limited.

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