Jan 13
Network Update

Peak demand is forecast at around 8,660 MW with reserve supply of around 5,300 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 have commenced repairs.
  • 993 line (wood pole) 132kv from Gadara to Wagga Wagga is non-operational. The line was inspected by helicopter yesterday and crews have commenced repairs.

Current status of transmission other assets in the Snowy region

  • The Upper Tumut substation is fully operational. It is operating on battery supported by diesel generation, with fuel being replenished as required.