Ausgrid - electricity distribution network

Sector: 
Segment: 
Owner: 
New South Wales Government
Operator: 
Ausgrid
Covered by regulation: 
Yes
Source: 
State of the Energy Market 2014

Notes

Current regulatory period: 1 July 2014 - 30 June 2015*

On 1 March 2011, Energy Australia (Networks) was rebranded to Ausgrid as part of the NSW Government reform.

Customer numbers Line length (km) Maximum demand 2012-13 (MW) Asset base June 2013 ($million)
1 635 053 40 964 5 570 13 613

AusGrid's distribution network includes 962 kilometres of transmission assets that are treated as distribution assets for economic regulation and performance assessment.

*One year transitional arrangements are in place in NSW and ACT.