North Canterbury Radio Trust
MainPower’s ongoing support of North Canterbury Radio Trust ensures that community radio station Compass FM can continue to broadcast to its listeners in the region.

Enterprise North Canterbury
MainPower has taken a leadership role in supporting the economic growth and development of the region through its sponsorship of Enterprise North Canterbury, the economic and business development agency for the region. One of the core objectives of Enterprise North Canterbury is to sustain and grow existing business and promote new business in the region.

North Canterbury Business Awards
MainPower is the principal sponsor of the biennial North Canterbury Business Awards, supporting the growth and diversity of the local economy by celebrating the success of local businesses.

2016 North Canterbury Business Award Winners
Supreme Winner - Patoa Farms
People's Choice Award - Oasis Beauty
Agribusiness Award - Patoa Farms
Excellence in Retail Award - Cocoon Beauty & Day Spa
Innovative Business Award - Rangiora Vet Centre
Manufacturing Award - Oasis Beauty
New Emerging Business Award - Beauty & You
Community and Technical Services Award - Community Wellbeing North Canterbury Trust
Tourism and Hospitality Award - Hanmer Springs Forest Camp Trust