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Updates and news from around our network

03 Mar 2015

Political parties urged to keep election posters off power poles

Candidates for the upcoming NSW election are again being reminded that attaching posters to power poles is unsafe for untrained campaign workers and against the law.


02 Mar 2015

Bushfire safety helicopter patrols

Ausgrid crews are beginning annual helicopter patrols this week to inspect the electricity network for any bushfire hazards.


04 Feb 2015

Final stage of works for Kurnell South substation

The 1961 Kurnell zone substation is set to be replaced with the final stage of work set to begin on the new Kurnell South zone substation.


21 Jan 2015

Revised plans to secure safe, reliable & affordable electricity networks for NSW

NSW electricity distributors Ausgrid, Endeavour Energy and Essential Energy have submitted their revised five year plans for safe, reliable and affordable network services to the Australian Energy Regulator.


08 Jan 2015

Networks NSW opposes industrial action by ETU and USU

NSW electricity network businesses do not support the industrial action being proposed by the Electrical Trades Union (ETU) and the United Services Union (USU).


27 Nov 2014

Priority for safe, reliable and affordable NSW electricity network

The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) today released a draft revenue determination for the NSW electricity distributors, Ausgrid, Endeavour Energy and Essential Energy for a five year period through to June 2019.


24 Nov 2014

Celebrate Christmas with LEDs

Brightening your home with lights and decorations this Christmas won’t hit your hip pocket, if you make informed energy efficient choices.


10 Nov 2014

Bushfire safety checks across Hunter

Ausgrid crews will patrol bushfire zones across the Hunter in coming weeks to check for any hazards on private poles and powerlines.


27 Oct 2014

Keep cool in the summer sun

It’s expected to be a very hot summer, but making a few small changes in your home now will help keep you cool without breaking the bank.


19 Aug 2014

Response to asbestos claims

Claims that Ausgrid failed to immediately inform staff about an asbestos exposure risk assessment at its Noraville depot on the Central Coast are completely untrue.