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Plugging in to the future with electric vehicles

Unison is driving change by installing public fast charging stations across its network regions to support the growth of electric vehicles (EV’s) in New Zealand.

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Latest news, updates and announcements from around the Unison network.

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Join our diverse, inclusive and rapidly growing team

At Unison we are passionate about enabling our communities to prosper and to achieve this, we know that great performance comes from great people.

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Our Electricity Network

We're about more than just poles and wires; we deliver the energy solutions that power the regions of Napier, Hastings, Taupo and Rotorua.


Our Fibre Network

Our fibre optic network connects our regions of Napier, Hastings, Taupo and Rotorua to the world.

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We offer a range of safety and supply services designed to cover all your electricity needs.



It's simple, electricity is dangerous. That's why we actively promote safety to ensure our customers always know how to be safe around electricity.


Unison in the Community

With over 110,000 customers we're committed to supporting the growth and well-being of our communities.


Careers with Unison

Unison is looking for people who value safety & well being, excellence, customer service, integrity and team work.


Hawke's Bay Power Consumers' Trust

Unison is wholly owned by Hawke's Bay Power Consumers's Trust (HBPCT).


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Unison declares a $15.8 million dividend for 2020/21

Unison Networks has delivered a strong performance for its customers declaring a $15.8 million final dividend for its shareholders, the Hawke’s Bay Power Consumers’ Trust.

Backing the transition to a thriving low carbon economy

Unison is proud to stand together with industry peers and affirm our commitment to working collaboratively with stakeholders and Government in the development of a shared national energy strategy for Aotearoa New Zealand.

Unison Commencing 3D Aerial Network Surveying Next Month

Unison Networks is launching a comprehensive aerial helicopter survey of its full electricity network next month, using state-of-the-art technology - LiDAR.

Unison kit bags kick off a sustainable journey

Unison Networks has introduced a more sustainable approach to its Greatest Supporter kit to minimise impact on the environment, as part of its refreshed vision to lead a sustainable energy future.

Windsor substation upgrade leads Unison’s journey to a sustainable future

In a move towards its vision of leading a sustainable energy future, Unison Networks has commenced a sustainable zone substation design with the replacement of the 11kV switchboard at Windsor Zone substation.

Power restored to majority of Napier residents

Unison crews have restored power to most Napier customers impacted by the weather event on Monday.

Some Napier residents to prepare for second night without power

Unison crews have worked hard throughout the day to reconnect customers following the flooding in Napier yesterday, however some areas need to be prepared to face a further night without power.

Concerted effort by crews sees most Napier customers restored but challenging conditions for final few hundred

Unison crews have worked hard this morning to reconnect customers who lost power following the flooding in Napier yesterday.

Storm causes widespread power outages in Napier

Unison networks is currently experiencing widespread outages across Napier as wild weather wreaks havoc on the network.