Meridian is a large state-owned electricity generator, supplying electricity to residential, business and rural customers throughout New Zealand.
Christchurch, New Zealand
Meridian generates more than 30% of New Zealand’s electricity from its integrated chain of dams and power stations on the Waitaki River and from Manapōuri power station in Southland, the largest hydro power station in New Zealand, and from five wind farms around the country.
This electricity generated comes from 100% renewable sources – water and wind. Meridian are New Zealand’s largest electricity generator; and, through the Meridian and Powershop brands, they supply electricity to more than 270,000 customers – homes, businesses and farms all over the country. The Retail business is responsible for providing marketing, sales, customer service and operational support to Meridian’s Retail customers.