Jan 17
Network Update

Peak demand is forecast at around 8790 MW with reserve supply of around 4216 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. Crews have completed line damage assessment and are finalising work scope for repairs.  Project team established.
  • 2 line from the Upper Tumut substation to Yass. Insulator repairs on three of six structures have been completed. Work has been delayed by storm activity (lightning and heavy rains) with further storms forecast over the weekend.  Crews are planning to re-mobilise after Monday's storm activity has passed.
  • 993 line (wood pole) 132kv from Gadara to Wagga Wagga is non-operational. The make safe work has been completed and five new steel structures have been delivered to sites. Work will continue tomorrow.