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Updates and news from around our network

27 Jul 2015

Bushfire safety inspections of private poles and overhead powerlines

Ausgrid inspectors are visiting homes and businesses in bushfire-prone areas across the network to check for bushfire hazards on private poles and overhead powerlines.

03 Jun 2015

ICAC report

Ausgrid has strongly supported a report from the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) which recommends further improvements to its contract management and fraud prevention systems.

21 May 2015

Ausgrid, Endeavour Energy and Essential Energy to appeal AER decisions

Ausgrid, Essential Energy and Endeavour Energy will appeal some elements of the Australian Energy Regulator’s (AER) 30 April determinations, Networks NSW CEO Vince Graham said today.

21 May 2015

Get ready for a warm winter

With winter not far away Ausgrid is encouraging households to look at how our homes manage cool air.

30 Apr 2015

Networks NSW considers implications for safe, reliable and affordable electricity

Networks NSW CEO Vince Graham said Ausgrid, Endeavour Energy and Essential Energy will consider the implications of the Australian Energy Regulator’s final determinations against the National Electricity Law designed to protect the long-term interests of consumers.

31 Mar 2015

Bronte tree replacement helps secure power supply

Ausgrid and Waverley Council will replace three trees along Busby Road Bronte next month, to help improve the streetscape, protect the safety of the electricity network and secure the power supply.

27 Mar 2015

Do not die from DIY

The Easter long weekend is a great time to do jobs around the home, but electricity networks Ausgrid and Endeavour Energy are urging DIYers to stay clear of attempting any dangerous electrical work.

09 Mar 2015

Metford substation on track

Ausgrid crews have installed two transformers and the electrical switchgear at the new Metford zone substation, which will help safely supply electricity to about 8,000 local homes and businesses.

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.