Network Initiative of the Year

This award celebrates excellence in a network business where an initiative delivers outstanding results. This could be a success story about anything whether it is innovative asset management, engineering, IT system development, project management, new energy initiative or customer focus.  

This category is open to network companies operating in the New Zealand energy sector such as electricity distributors, transmission businesses, fuel pipeline owners and is being assessed for initiatives undertaken over the last two years (started, completed or ongoing).

You are an electricity distributor, transmission business or fuel pipeline owner who has introduced an initiative that has produced outstanding results. 


  • A new technology idea which materially improves network performance or reliability
  • A staff initiative that improves network operation or customer satisfaction 
  • A maintenance technique that dramtically extends asset life or reduces lifestyle cost