Plains Power is
about the people.

Here’s our people.

Locals, Pete and Emma, own and operate Plains Power within the Ashburton community.

Pete was born and bred in Ashburton, while Emma was raised on a sheep and beef farm in North Canterbury. We know what it’s like to live and work on the Canterbury Plains.

They saw a gap in the market for people who wanted to deal locally. To be able to pick up the phone and talk directly with the person handling your account.

Plains power ensure you:
  • are getting a fair deal
  • aren’t just a number
  • have a personalised, easy-to-understand power package.
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Your local
power providers.

As a family-owned power company, we get a kick out of helping you get a good deal and a great service. Our long-term plan as your power provider is to stay local and agile – not getting too big for our boots.

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Refer a Friend.

When you look after your customers, they tend to refer their family and friends to your business. Most of our new business comes from referrals and we say thank you with an account credit.

Clubs and Community.

We love the Mid Canterbury community and getting behind local organisations. As locals, we’re a community-minded company, supporting sports clubs and community groups.

Plains Power has a strong affiliation with the community, and are the only power company to operate exclusively in the area. Contribute to your club with our Nomination Program, and get behind your team to show your support.