Carbon emissions from electricity generation are generally higher during peak periods. By moving power off-peak you're more likely to be using cleaner generation.
We reckon that reducing your carbon usage up front is better than off-setting it later, so get moving and reduce those peaks!
Fill ’er up for half price at night with MoveMaster (11pm-7am).
Plus we have a range of exciting partnerships to help you get the most from your EV.
Our energy future
The energy transition promises exciting innovations to help us reduce environmental impact and power bills.
Hot water automation, battery optimisation trials, and our
award winning Green Meter are just the beginning.
- Peak time slots are between 7am-9am and 5pm-9pm on weekdays.
- Off-peak shoulder time slots are between 9am-5pm and 9pm-11pm on weekdays, and between 7am-11pm on weekends.
- Off-peak night time slot is between 11pm-7am every day.
- Power used during off-peak night is half the price of peak.
Become a Master Mover
With a little practice you can be a master. Starts by moving anything that doesn't need to be done during peaks - washing, drying clothes or the electric blanket. Check out our blog for ideas to help you get started.
Hour of Power
All Electric Kiwi customers get an hour of free-off peak power every day. It’s another great way to get rewarded for moving your power to off-peak!
Pick any hour between 9am to 5pm or 9pm to 7am every day.
Make a splash
Heat up the spa, or use your swimming pool pump during off-peak hours for even more savings.
It’s also a great way to take advantage of your free Hour of Power each day.