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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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Moving house checklist - Take the stress out of moving

Every year thousands of Pulse Energy customers move to a new house. And they all say the same thing: it’s...

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Ten out-of-the-ordinary ways to save power

Days are shorter, temperatures are colder and your fellow public transport commuters are starting to smell decidedly more damp than...

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How Pulse Energy is getting involved in our community

“Yay, a power bill!” said no one, ever. Yes, nobody loves paying their power bill, but forking over your hard-earned cash...

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A letter from the Power Police Re: Excessive Electricity Usage

 To whom it may concern, RE: EXCESSIVE ELECTRICITY USAGEYou are receiving this letter from the Power Police, passionate protectors of palatable...

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5 steps to childproofing your home’s electricals

Is your family growing? Congratulations! There are a million things to think about when you have a baby on the...

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Where's my electricity from and how does it get to my home?

Where does my electricity come from and how does it get to my home?You flick a switch and your living...

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5 essential tips for planning your home’s security illumination

Afraid of the dark? Want to stop pesky neighbours pinching feijoas off the tree? Thinking about adding another layer of...

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What's actually happening during a power cut?

There’s no other way to put it: power cuts stink. One snip of the electrical umbilical cord and just about...

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The do’s and dont’s of being a good flattie

Ah, flatmates. They never do their dishes, they drink your expensive organic OJ and their freeloading, six-nights-a-week slumber buddy is...

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Our heart belongs to the Highlanders

  In 2016, we were delighted to be able to take our passion for Super Rugby to the next level by...

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