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Quality power solutions backed up by real-world electrical engineering experience

At Helios we do more than simply provide you with the superior power quality systems you need. We offer design, installation, maintenance, training and project management services. Our knowledge of power solutions runs deep, because we’re all electrical engineers with specific specialties and real-world experience. Your challenge is our challenge; together we’ll come up with the best way forward.

Based in Auckland, New Zealand, Helios represents Riello UPS, Ablerex and ERICO systems. We also distribute Ampcontrol, Captech, Kepco and Arbiter. 


Lightning & Surge Protection 



Lightning Protection  
Design & Consultation






UPS Products 
& Services



Power Factor Correction   
Products & Services



Battery Testing 
& Monitoring



Active Harmonic Filters



Customised & Turnkey Solutions


Shed Fire from Lightning Strike

Garage catches fire after lightning strike in Christchurch

3rd November 2016

Contact the team at Helios for building lightning protection solutions

Lyndal Clark

A view of lightning striking the central city from Huntsbury Hill.



Bands of heavy rain sweep across Christchurch in this view from Victoria Park on the Port Hills.




A cyclist battles hail and heavy rain on Colombo St on Thursday afternoon.






A thunderstorm has struck Canterbury, with a garage ablaze after lightning hit a nearby tree.

A Fire Service spokesman said a garage was on fire at a property on Florida St, Hornby. It was only one weather-related call so far.

The spokesman said a witness reported lightning striking a nearby tree which then dropped onto the garage.

The fire was not threatening any neighbouring properties.

MetService had forecast a high of 20 degrees Celsius for Christchurch with fine spells and showers, and possible heavy thunder in the afternoon.

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Enertec Joins Forces With Helios Power Solutions

Enertec Joins Forces With Helios Power Solutions

1st November 2016

We are delighted to announce that as of 1 November 2016, Enertec Power Solutions Ltd will become part of Helios Power Solutions Ltd (formerly Innovative Energies Ltd) in Auckland.

With the addition of the Enertec product range and their highly qualified staff, Helios will be able to provide an unmatched range of industrial power solutions to the NZ market.

All of the current Enertec staff will be joining the new entity, and customers and suppliers can expect the same high same high level of service, and to deal with the same people they do at present. Both companies have been in existence for around 30 years, and focus on technical strength, high service and quality levels, and innovative solutions to industrial power requirements.

New products include the Riello range of AC UPS from Italy, Ablerex AC UPS and battery monitoring systems, Erico lightning and surge protection equipment, and a range of other industrial power products.

All of these are backed up by qualified service personnel, and the ability to commit to long term service agreements.

These products and services are complementary to the current Helios offer, and the combined technical depth of the business is unmatched in NZ.

In addition, we will now be able to provide improved service levels to the whole country, with increased technical sales resources in Auckland, and people on the ground in Wellington and Christchurch.

Helios Power Solutions is 100% NZ owned, and includes the NZ business, and operations in Sydney and Singapore. Taspac Energy is an associated company based in Henderson that focusses on distribution of leading products for the solar industry.

Lightning damages South Island buildings

Cromwell lightning strikes

18th February 2016

Lightning damages South Island buildings – YES it does happen here, so we have lightning protection solutions for you

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ECANZ Canterbury & Westland Electrical Industry Trade Show 2015

July 2015

This years’ ECANZ Canterbury & Westland Electrical Industry Trade Show is starting on 23rd July and will take place, as usually, at the Addington Raceway in Christchurch from 9am to 7.30pm.

This year we will be highlighting our range of UPSs, lightning and surge protection, power factor correction and active harmonic filters products.

We welcome all Enertec clients, suppliers and friends to come and meet us at our stand. Our Director, Richard Walker will be available to help you with all your enquiries. It will also be a great opportunity for you to meet our new Enertec Christchurch Branch Manager, Martin Lammers.

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