At a Glance
38 in New Zealand
% of all NZ electricity:
9% of New Zealand's hydro
capacity, which provides approximately
4.4% of New Zealand's electricity.
In New Zealand, we operate 38 hydro power stations across 19 hydroelectric power schemes.
Since 1993, when Trustpower was founded, we have continued to focus on sustainable forms of generation. Today, this focus supports the New Zealand Government’s long-term Energy Strategy, which commits to a target of 90% of New Zealand’s electricity supply coming from renewable sources by 2025. At present it’s around 70%.
Most simply, sustainability is a responsible approach, which we consider for the future of New Zealand. You’ll find more about our Generation Philosophy and Environmental Policy here.