Smarter Power

Your helpful guide to the Wellington Electricity network.

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Climate change means more extreme weather like heavy rainfall, severe storms, and flooding. One of the many ways this can affect us all is through its impacts on our electricity network.


The New Zealand Government has pledged, through the Zero Carbon Act, to reach net-zero emissions by 2050. That’s why we’re taking steps to make sure we’re ready for decarbonisation.


Help keep our network safe and reliable by making sure your trees don't grow too close to power lines.

Power line safety

Knowledge is power when it comes to safety. Find out everything you need to know about working safely around our electricity network.

Safe digging

Protect yourself from a serious electric shock while digging. Learn about plans, locates, and safe digging practices here.

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