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Stand Alone Power Systems.

At Base PowerTM, we provide the power you need – when you need it.

Our specialised, all-in-one energy system uses the sun to generate electricity. Excess energy is stored in batteries. A backup generator is included for times of low light or high load. Give us a call on free phone 0800 227 948 or email and we’ll be in touch, to begin the journey of giving you the power.


Stand alone power systems

Customised for your energy needs

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Power for remote areas

Urban quality power

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Renewable energy source

Photovoltaic (PV) solar panels

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Off-grid living

Generate your own electricity

Off grid living


Network power cuts won’t affect you

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Case study

Find out why power cuts are a thing of the past for central North Island farmers Cameron and Elisabeth Bunn.

Case study

Base Power is providing reliable power to Rural Connectivity Group’s (RCG) cell tower at TECT Park in the Western Bay of Plenty.

Video credit: Western Bay of Plenty District Council, Chris Parker at Photographics, and RCG.

Case study

Find out why remote Pitt Island School no longer has any concerns about its power supply – enhancing the children’s education.



  • Urban quality power, even in the most remote locations
    You can get a constant supply of electricity, from a system that requires little effort.
  • The electricity you need, when you need it
    There are a range of models to cater for different customer needs – homes, remote baches and huts, workplaces and small shearing sheds. It can also supplement cowshed supply.
  • Powered by renewable ‘green’ resources
    Featuring photovoltaic (PV) solar panels, Base Power uses sunlight to generate electricity, storing it in batteries, ready to power your home and workplace. A backup generator is included for times of low light or high load.
  • Simple to use
    The only thing customers need to do is refill the diesel tank for the generator when fuel levels are low.
  • Reducing your electricity costs
    You can reduce your electricity costs by using the sun’s energy first for the power you need. You pay for the diesel only when you need it.
  • Modern technology requiring minimal maintenance
    Base Power has been developed and tested by skilled research and development engineers and proven to offer a reliable and safe power supply. Technical support is on-hand.
  • Versatile
    Base Power units are customised to suit individual customers’ situations and energy needs, and can be delivered by truck or helicopter.
  • An alternative to being supplied electricity from the national grid
    Base Power is recommended for remote customers where it may be a more viable supply alternative to traditional overhead lines.
  • Developed by Powerco
    Powerco, New Zealand’s second largest electricity distributor by customer connections, is a reputable energy distribution company with a long, proud history of providing the energy you need now and into the future,

“It’s been really good since we’ve had Base Power. They’re an asset to my farm. I can say I’ve got sustainable power.”

Cameron Bunn

"We don’t even have to think about power anymore. If people get offered one of these units they should go for it. It’s excellent. We’re 100% happy."

Hans and Michelle Brink