Notice for Low Residual Situations

Please see attached excerpt from the System Operator process for managing insufficient generation offers and reserve deficits. The process steps contain changes to the process for determining Low Residual Situations in the WDS and NRSL schedules, and subsequent advice to the industry. In summary the process changes are:


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STAR Awards 2018 Winners

In 2018, our STAR Awards Gala Dinner took place on the evening of 15 November 2018, at The Playhouse Theatre in Hamilton.

Our panel of independent judges had a pool of 56 nominations from which to choose finalists across six categories.

Congratulations to the 2018 STAR Awards winners!


1.Safety Innovation/Design Award

Best safety innovation or design

STAR Awards past winners

The STAR Awards – which stands for Safety Thanks and Recognition – are hosted by Transpower every two years to acknowledge companies and workers in the transmission industry who build, operate and maintain the National Grid. 

2016 STAR Award winners

The 2016 STAR Awards were held at Rydges Auckland on 29 September to recognise safety excellence in New Zealand’s electricity transmission industry.

Congratulations to these award winners:

Safety by Design Award – Shaun McGowan, Altitude Resurfacing Ltd