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Beyond bulbs: 8 creative lighting options to illuminate your life

Your choice of lighting can make or break the vibe of your home. Get it right and you’ll be rewarded with...

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How much do Christmas lights cost to run?

‘Tis the season to be jolly - and what better way to express your holiday jolliness than by wrapping your...

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4 things we love about summer (power edition)

There’s a lot to love about summer in New Zealand. Whether you’re catching a tan, road tripping or chowing down...

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What’s the deal with bundle plans?

Looking for a cheaper broadband provider? Tired of dealing with a stack of individual household bills?  A bundle plan could be...

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Electricity spot the difference: NZ vs Australia

They wear thongs, we wear jandals. We say kia ora, they say gidday. They’re home to a worrying assortment of...

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Introducing Broadband Internet for Grey Power Electricity customers

We’re delighted to announce the launch of a brand new product for all Grey Power Electricity customers!  Starting from 16 September,...

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House moving tips: Customer edition

Moving into a new house is an exciting milestone in anyone’s life. The actual moving process? Not so much.  No matter how...

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8 life hacks for saving money on your power bill this winter

The days are shorter, the nights are colder, and if you’re anything like us, you're probably curled up on the...

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First time gas user? Here’s what you need to know

Looking for a more efficient way to heat your home? Running out of hot water in the shower? Dodgy electrical...

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Does turning everything off actually save power?

As your TV show wraps up, you lean over to grab the remote and turn the tele off. The screen...

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Grey Power Electricity Picks: 5 of our favourite electricity related Guiness World Records

The Guinness World Records is the only place where you’ll find the likes of Usain Bolt and Da Vinci rubbing...

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6 Things You Need To Know About Electric Vehicles

Petrol prices got you peeved? An electric vehicle might be the answer. Silent, futuristic and wonderfully economical, electric vehicles have exploded in...

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Ho-ho-how to Keep Your Power Bill Low This Christmas

Christmas is upon us! For some, the silly season means spending time with friends and family and taking the time...

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A message from Grey Power Electricity CEO, Gary Holden

Reflecting on 2018 Gary Holden, Grey Power Electricity’s CEO and the team at Grey Power Electricity would like to take this...

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Understanding Your Power Bill

Imagine going to a supermarket where there are no prices on anything. You have a vague understanding that the more...

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8 tips for a successful spring clean (and reducing your power bill too!)

The days are getting longer, allergies are kicking into overdrive, and the four-seasons-in-a-day weather is making it impossible to pick...

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What’s the deal with prompt payment discounts?

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, prompt payment discounts (PPDs) are everywhere in the New Zealand electricity industry. Well, just about everywhere. Here...

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A recipe for energy efficiency - keeping costs down in your kitchen

Winter is the time for hearty stews, delicious roasts and decadent desserts - but there’s no denying that whipping up...

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What can you do with $1 worth of electricity?

You found a gold coin lodged down the back of the couch. Score! The question is: what can you do...

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What's the difference between a standard user and a low user?

Who remembers what happened in 2004? Maori TV made its debut broadcast, and we finally got closure on the whole...

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How to prepare your home for a power outage

Power outages in New Zealand tend to range in severity from “this is annoying, but at least we get to...

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