Mark Binns

Meridian Energy chief executive Mark Binns

Genesis extends life of coal-fuelled power station

Thu 28 Apr 2

Power company has signed a “swaption” contract with Meridian Energy.

Meridian chief executive Mark Binns

Meridian, NZAS push out notice period for reducing power supply

Tue 22 Mar

Extension allows NZAS more time to evaluate its future capital requirements.

MARK BINNS: ‘We have to consider fairness for all shareholders’

Meridian delivers extra capital returns to the government

Fri 18 Mar

Meridian’s largest shareholder, the government, is getting a double-whammy benefit from its five-year programme to return up to $625 million to shareholders.

MightyRiverPower chief executive Fraser Whineray

Electricity retailers raise prices despite talk of fierce competition

Tue 1 Mar 3

All the major electricity retailers and generators talk about how fierce the competition is, yet two of them have already put up retail energy prices and other is considering following suit. With special audio feature.

Meridian CEO Mark Binns

A tale of two capital returns, Meridian’s and Contact’s

Fri 26 Feb

Contact Energy chose to return capital to shareholders through a share buyback while Meridian Energy chose to pay special dividends. With special audio feature.

Meridian Energy chief financial officer Paul Chambers

Australian politics hit Meridian's bottom line and future plans

Thu 25 Feb

Meridian Energy has taken a hit to its bottom line, largely as a result of Australian political uncertainty, and this is also affecting its future plans. With special audio feature.


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