Electricity Industry Act 2010

8 Transpower is system operator


The system operator is Transpower.


As well as acting as system operator for the electricity industry, the system operator must—


provide information, and short- to medium-term forecasting on all aspects of security of supply; and


manage supply emergencies.


The Code must—


specify the functions of the system operator; and


specify how the system operator’s functions are to be performed; and


set requirements relating to transparency and performance.


A failure to comply with subsection (2) is to be treated, for the purposes of enforcement under this Part, as a breach of the Code.

Compare: SR 2003/374 r 30