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26 Mar 2018

Ausgrid transformation key to network affordability

Ausgrid says energy customers will benefit from its ongoing network investment and operating strategies, including those contained in its upcoming submission to the Australian Energy Regulator (AER).


21 Mar 2018

Ausgrid supports future focused NEG

Ausgrid has offered its support to the Energy Security Board (ESB) for a future-focused National Energy Guarantee (NEG), which aims to both reduce emissions and ensure the reliability of the electricity system at the lowest possible cost.


01 Mar 2018

Ausgrid plugs in new electric vehicles

Ausgrid has taken delivery of two brand new Renault Zoe electric vehicles as part of a trial to reduce operational and maintenance costs and explore carbon emission reductions.


20 Feb 2018

New Cessnock South substation powered up

Ausgrid has commissioned the new Cessnock South zone substation which is now supplying homes and businesses in Cessnock, Bellbird, Kitchener and Aberdare as well as vineyards to the west of Cessnock.


06 Feb 2018

Incentives to increase renewables in the city

The City of Sydney will put $750,000 towards an innovative $2.25 million Ausgrid grant program to reduce demand for electricity and carbon emissions in Australia’s largest city.


01 Feb 2018

Ausgrid consults stakeholders on 2019 to 2024 Regulatory Proposal

Ausgrid has commenced an extended stakeholder consultation program, to allow an increased level of community and stakeholder engagement on the key aspects of its 2019-24 Regulatory Proposal.


30 Jan 2018

Lightning partnership delivers sustainable savings

A partnership between Ausgrid and Waverley Council to upgrade hundreds of streetlights to more efficient LED lamps is now delivering sustainable savings to residents in Sydney’s eastern suburbs.


21 Dec 2017

Festive tips from Ausgrid

Ausgrid is reminding customers to follow some simple steps to ensure they can celebrate safely and save this Christmas.


15 Dec 2017

Ausgrid trials new tree trimming guidelines

Ausgrid has developed new tree trimming guidelines which will improve the aesthetic impact of its vegetation management program in Sydney, the Central Coast and the Hunter region.


14 Dec 2017

Ausgrid works to keep customers cool in the heat

Ausgrid has cancelled planned maintenance works at locations across the Hunter region due to very high temperatures forecast for some areas today.