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20 September 2023

Transgrid to use drones to make transmission line inspections safer

Transgrid has announced it will begin using drone technology to make inspections of transmission towers safer and more efficient.


20 September 2023

Applications now open for $20,000 engineering scholarships

Prospective students at Charles Sturt University can now apply for scholarships as part of a $2 million program to invest in the next generation of engineers and address Australia’s infrastructure skills shortage.

Energy Transition

19 September 2023

Transgrid welcomes NSW Budget to accelerate clean energy transition

Transgrid has welcomed today’s NSW Government commitment of $3.9 billion to fast track the state’s renewable energy future as part of the 2023-24 Budget.


12 September 2023

Transgrid partners with First Nations group to deliver Central West biodiversity project

Transgrid is partnering with First Nations group Muru Mittigar to help protect endangered vegetation for a key biodiversity project in the Central West region.


04 September 2023

Transgrid policy shift sees surge of men taking parental leave

A change in parental leave policy by Transgrid has prompted a surge in the number of men taking parental leave to be primary carers.


04 September 2023

Transgrid completes annual bushfire prevention in the lead up to summer

Transgrid has carried out hundreds of hours of helicopter inspections, aerial imagery, 3D laser scanning, thermographic surveying, vegetation management and network maintenance across thousands of kilometres of transmission lines to help protect local communities from bushfires.

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