Media releases

Ausgrid has revealed the preferred design and layout of a new $30 million substation to be constructed in Greenacre in Sydney’s south west following feedback from the local community.
Date
18/07/2017
Electricity network prices for about 98% of Ausgrid’s residential customers in Sydney, the Central Coast and Hunter Valley will drop on 1 July.
Date
28/06/2017
Ausgrid has paid $100,000 in fines issued by the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) for alleged breaches of life support obligations.
Date
07/06/2017
Ausgrid welcomes today’s Federal Court decision to support the Australian Competition Tribunal’s findings on the Australian Energy Regulator’s (AER) 2014-2019 Determination.
Date
24/05/2017
Ausgrid is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Helen Nugent AO as its Independent Chairman.
Date
03/03/2017
Ausgrid has begun work today on the Old Meadowbank Railway Bridge as part of a project to replace underground power cables between Wentworth Point and Top Ryde.
Date
06/02/2017
Ausgrid trims trees growing too close to powerlines to help keep the public safe around the electricity network and reduce the risk of bushfires. Trees contacting powerlines also cause up to one in four blackouts.
Date
01/02/2017
Keeping our homes cool in the summer sun can be a challenge for many households, but managing the impact on your electricity bills doesn’t have to be a daunting task.
Date
09/01/2017
Ausgrid is encouraging New South Wales households to start the New Year right, with a resolution to be more energy efficient.
Date
19/12/2016
School holidays are just around the corner and Ausgrid is asking parents, carers and school teachers to remind their children of some simple electricity rules so they enjoy a safe summer.
Date
06/12/2016