Electricity

28 Oct 15, 3:49pm
The World Bank says NZ is the easiest place in the world to start a business & is ranked 1st for getting credit, but high electricity costs highlighted
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28 Sep 15, 2:29pm
Siah Hwee Ang outlines some of the challenges arising from plans to revamp Chinese state owned enterprises
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24 Aug 15, 9:04am
The NZ Initiative's Jason Krupp says the Huntly power station decision endorses the current market-based electricity structure by showing that prices are the best means to determine the allocation of resources
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20 Aug 15, 10:20am
Finance Minister Bill English says 30yr infrastructure plan will include national data standards for roads, water & buildings; Sees more use of tolls
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30 Jun 15, 3:07pm
Key says Government won't add to NZ$30 million of support given to Rio Tinto to keep Tiwai Pt open
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29 May 15, 10:17am
Nirmal Nair on Tesla, smart cities & rates, a city's size & livability, ranking councils, NZ universities & penguins, cyber security, blackouts, Dilbert & more
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25 Feb 15, 3:40pm
Almost a year after the last (official) state asset sale, David Hargreaves has a look at how the investors - and the taxpayers - have fared
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22 Feb 15, 5:00am
Bernard Hickey challenges the near universal belief (in New Zealand at least) that a 10 year mortgage at 5.89% is as good as it gets, and is a "good thing"
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15 Feb 15, 5:00am
Bernard Hickey test drives a plug-in hybrid electric SUV and finds even a new one almost makes economic sense. A 2nd hand one definitely would
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13 Feb 15, 12:07pm
Nirmal Nair on a university challenge, free tertiary education in Germany, the story of 3D printing, global energy snapshot, electricity blackouts, Dilbert & more
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6 Sep 14, 8:00am
Will the NZ Power proposal actually reduce electricity charges? Geoff Simmons looks it over the longer term, and the alternatives
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20 Jun 14, 11:47am
Government discloses that SOE floats cost NZ$120.6 mln or 2.5% of NZ$4.67 bln raised; NZ$12.6 mln for ads and PR
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27 May 14, 1:10pm
Mighty River says considering raising quarter of a billion dollars to repay debt and extend funding profile
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23 May 14, 11:27am
Friday's Top 10: Nirmal Nair with a global energy & emissions stocktake, Japan's rethink, Aussie axing, the 'out in the ocean' solution, US solar push, Dilbert & more
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17 Apr 14, 1:18pm
Shares in the last of the SOE partial privatisations, Genesis Energy have the best debut of the lot
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31 Mar 14, 4:39pm
Green Party co-leader says five independent reports all show the Genesis Energy shares are being sold for less than they are worth
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26 Mar 14, 1:01pm
'Positive feedback' encourages Government to sell 49% of Genesis rather than 30% as had been stated as a possibility
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20 Mar 14, 12:46pm
Energy Minister says future electricity price monitoring will reflect what consumers have actually paid for their electricity
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13 Mar 14, 3:20pm
Genesis Energy share float launched; may raise anywhere between $400 mln and $800 mln; Govt may fall short of targets
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11 Mar 14, 3:25pm
Big increase in number of Genesis Energy shares suggests move to make price palatable to general public
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