Changes ahead in electricity market
Electricity retailing is about to be changed by artificial intelligence and the move away from fossil fuels. Watch a video interview with Simply Energy’s Murray Dyer.
Retail power prices likely to rise
Despite its best efforts to lower power prices, the Government might see a retail rate hike just six months before next year’s election.
Auckland’s booming industrial property benefits Goodman
Auckland’s booming industrial market is paying off for Goodman Property Trust (GMT), with a more than 10-fold increase in gains on the value its portfolio.
Is the PGF making a difference?
The Provincial Growth Fund is more than half way through - has it made any impact?
Avocado prices lowest in almost three years as fruit, vegetable prices fall
The price of avocados has been smashed to their lowest in almost three years, and the price of other fruit and veges are also falling.
Mainfreight reports $59m half year profit
The country’s biggest listed transport company, Mainfreight, has had a 6 percent lift in profit as better trading in overseas markets has offset the slower growth in local markets.
Running the numbers on Tiwai Point
The Government has a lot to weigh up as it tries to decide whether to ‘do a John Key’ and save Rio Tinto’s struggling aluminium plant.
An infrastructure honeymoon with not enough action
A new “pipeline” arrives as the consensus around the need for more infrastructure has never been stronger,