Peak demand is forecast at 7,711 MW with reserve supply of around 5,700 MW.
All lines are in service except:
- U3 line – 330kv feeder line from Upper Tumut substation to the Snowy Hydro power station's switch yard.
- 2 line from the Upper Tumut substation to Yass. Crews are being mobilised to conduct repairs today.
- 993 line (wood pole) 132kv from Gadara to Wagga Wagga is non-operational. Line inspected by helicopter yesterday. We are liaising with RFS to gain safe access to continue repairs.
Current status of transmission other assets in the Snowy region
- The Upper Tumut substation is fully operational, operating on battery supported by diesel generation with fuel being replenished as required.