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Companies We Compare

Meridian Meridian Energy

Meridian Energy are a nationwide retailer of electricity across multiple channels to businesses, farms and residential customers through Meridian and their online electricity retailer Powershop.

Meridian Energy are the largest electricity generator in New Zealand and the most significant contributor to the Government's target of 90% renewable generation by...

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Nova Nova Energy

Nova keep things straightforward and easy to understand, and their team is based right here in New Zealand. So you can talk to a local person when you need to talk to Nova. These are some of the reasons they've won awards for their service - like the Roy Morgan...

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Trustpower Trustpower

Trustpower is an electricity generation and electricity retailing company, listed on the New Zealand stock exchange.

Trustpower is New Zealand's fifth largest electricity generator (in terms of MW capacity, GWh output and revenue) and the fourth largest electricity retailer (in customer numbers), serving 260,000 customers throughout New Zealand. The company owns and operates 34...

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Electric kiwi Electric Kiwi

Electric Kiwi is an independent digital electricity company. As an independent, they are here to give the status quo a shake. Electric Kiwi believe Kiwis should be getting more from their electricity provider, while doing and paying less. When starting out, they saw that electricity options were, in many...

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Contact Contact Energy

Contact Energy is one of New Zealand’s leading energy generators and retailers, providing electricity, natural gas and LPG to about 562,000 customers nationwide.
Contact Energy are one of the country's largest listed companies and the only electricity and natural gas supplier that rewards our residential customers with Fly Buys.


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From start to finish, we’ll have you covered. All you need to do to start comparing power deals is to tell us your power needs, and we’ll deliver a tailored collection of power deals that best suit your needs. Whether you’re after the cheapest power companies or the best power companies in NZ, we’ll have a deal that you’ll love. You can research and compare providers in one place. Right here.

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We know that it can be a hassle to filter through every single power deal in New Zealand, especially if they don’t meet your requirements. Answer a few questions about your power needs, we’ll deliver tailored power based solutions so that you can get the stuff you need at affordable prices.

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Switching to a different power company with CompareBear is easy. All you need to do is find the power plan you’re wanting to switch to, and click the ‘sign up now’ button which will take you to the power company’s page. From there you just need to follow the sign up process and you’ll be good to go.

Unfortunately not every power company offers a free hour of power - and it’s usually only offered with specific power deals in NZ. Electric Kiwi is the most notable power company that offers this perk along with other power companies like Genesis Energy offering ‘power shouts’ every now and then.

With the climate change crisis going on, more and more customers are turning to renewable power to help care for the environment. There are many power companies now that offer renewable power including Trustpower, Meridian Energy, Mercury and more.

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