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Merewether cable replacement project

Ausgrid’s Merewether Sub transmission substation (STS), located at Coady Street, Hamilton South, is a major electricity supply point for a number of zone substations in the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie council areas. These substations are supplied at 33,000 volts by a series of underground cables from Merewether STS. Several of these cables are to be the subject of a replacement program that will be implemented over the next five years. Image above shows a similar cable project.

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