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Major power pole renewal programme for Akaroa

27 January 2022 at 3:30 PM

More than one hundred power poles from Duvauchelle to Akaroa are about to be refurbished or replaced, in a major upgrade of the 6.6km line delivering power to the township.

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What Orion is doing to support our community during the coronavirus pandemic

24 January 2022 at 9:00 AM

Orion continues to operate efficiently and support our community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Hickory Bay to prepare to be without power for some time

21 December 2021 at 4:47 PM

UPDATE: All 19 households in the Long Bay Road area have now had their power restored.

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Orion powers up the Akaroa Health Centre

17 December 2021 at 10:00 AM

Volunteers and staff gathered last Thursday to celebrate the commissioning of a new generator donated by Orion to keep Akaroa Health Centre residents warm and services operating in the event of a power cut.

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Irrigation interruption test

16 December 2021 at 10:37 AM

Orion has postponed running the irrigation interruptability test to the new year, before the end of this irrigation season - weather permitting.

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