Welcome to Pioneer Energy

An electricity and gas plan for Central Otago residents just like you

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Benefits of Switching your Electricity to Pioneer Energy Retail


Pioneer Price Promise*

We can beat the electricity rates you are on with your current retailer, assuming you always pay on time.*


Price Protection

We will protect your Energy Rate from any increases for 2 years from the date you switch to us. Price Protection does not include Delivery charges.*


No Long Term Contracts

If for some reason you need to leave us, you can terminate free of charge provided you give us 30 days notice.*


Supporting Local

Pioneer Energy Retail is part owned by Pioneer Energy and the Central Lakes Trust. Your support enables us to give back to the communities we live and work in.

*Price Promise applies to the combination of fixed and variable electricity rates and delivery charges you are on with your current retailer at the time of our offer. Residential customers only and excludes spot priced plans, gas, holiday homes and any other special prices offered by your current retailer such as credits and bundled offers.
*Delivery charges include Network Services, Retailer Services, Metering and the Electricity Authority Levy.
*No Early Termination Fee applies with 30 days’ notice. The normal fee is $150 +GST.

About Pioneer Energy

Pioneer is a company on the move. Our business is energy but our point of difference is the way we do business, the diversity of our products and energy options, partnerships and investment.

Central Lakes Trust LogoPioneer Energy is owned by Central Lakes Trust.

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  • Pricing and service.

    Dianne Logan
    3 weeks ago
  • Because it is a pleasure dealing with you . You are helpful and do what you say .

    Craig Peter Gordon Watson
    1 month ago
  • Locally owned and cost competitive.

    Peter Henderson
    1 month ago
  • Good service and cheaper power.

    Pamela Hughes
    1 month ago