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Coal use increased as hydro lakes fell and gas supply stuttered
Ian Llewellyn | Thu, 11 Mar 2021

The latest energy data underlines recent trends to increasing coal use to offset the lack of gas and low hydro levels.

Contact retail share offer oversubscribed
Staff reporters | Thu, 11 Mar 2021

Contact's retail shareholders clamoured to take part in the $75m offer, which was oversubscribed by three times. 

Z Energy rejigs exec team
Staff reporters | Wed, 03 Mar 2021

New Transition GM role created to guide biofuel strategy, shift to imports through Marsden Point.  

Meridian to roll out $4m EV charger network
Staff reporters | Tue, 23 Feb 2021

The programme will target South Island centres initially, with a focus on retail areas, council facilities, universities and polytechs.

Mercury trims forecast, warns of further Turitea delays
Staff reporters | Tue, 23 Feb 2021

Electricity company slices $15 million from full-year earnings guidance.

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