Media releases

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.
Date
15/12/2017
Ausgrid has cancelled planned maintenance works at locations across the Hunter region due to very high temperatures forecast for some areas today.
Date
14/12/2017
Ausgrid is reviewing all jobs on the network that require power to be interrupted to customers, due to the high temperatures forecast by the Bureau of Meteorology for today and tomorrow.
Date
13/12/2017
With the festive season underway Ausgrid is reminding people to take some simple precautions to ensure they celebrate safely around electricity.
Date
05/12/2017
With Christmas rapidly approaching many families are celebrating with colourful lights displays which bring joy to communities across our network but lighting up for the festive season shouldn’t cost a fortune.
Date
05/12/2017
From 1 December there will be increased competition in the electricity metering market as the Australian Energy Market Commission’s ‘Power of Choice’ regulations come into effect.
Date
01/12/2017
With summer here it’s the perfect time to take some simple steps to ensure you can stay cool and manage the impact on your electricity bills at the same time.
Date
01/12/2017
Ausgrid customers will soon notice a change to the electrical services the company provides as the Australian Energy Regulator’s (AERs) Ring-Fencing Guideline comes into effect.
Date
27/11/2017
In an Australian first, Ausgrid is creating a $1.5million incentive fund to encourage customers to invest in solar and energy efficient equipment to help reduce the need to replace aging network infrastructure by lowering demand on the electricity grid.
Date
09/11/2017
Ausgrid has continued its investment in the growing digital metering market after securing the purchase of the nation’s largest digital metering provider Active Stream Pty Ltd from AGL Energy Limited.
Date
06/11/2017