Consumers in the lower half of the North Island can expect high winds and possible lightning strikes to cause momentary voltage dips on the National Grid.
Transpower’s network is standing up well to the wild weather presently being felt in the centre of New Zealand.
Transpower advises that power has been restored to the Bombay area following a substantial explosion at its Bombay substation earlier this afternoon.
Transpower advises that there is currently a power outage in the Bombay area following an issue at its Bombay Substation.
Crews are currently on site and are working to restore power as soon as possible.
Transpower advises that it has now put its transformer back in service at the Brunswick substation.
There is currently a power outage affecting some areas around Whanganui following a tripping of a transformer at about 8:20am this morning at Brunswick substation.
Transpower announced today that it would pay a special dividend to its shareholder of $65.7 million on 28 June 2013.
Transpower’s Energy Market Services today announced that its new energy exchange, emTrade, will be launched on 1 August 2013 and be available for live trading 1 September 2013.
Transpower Chairman Mark Verbiest today announced that Patrick Strange, will be leaving Transpower in early 2014 to pursue other interests.