A new arrangement hopes to expedite development of superconducting cable technology for DC power transmission over long distances.
To satisfy the safety requirements of more stringent Australian wiring standards, ABB has introduced new residual current protection technology.
AEMC is changing assessment methods for risks that could lead to cascading outages or major supply disruptions.
The long-awaited AS/NZS 61439 standard was mandated on 24 May 2021, meaning all switchboard builders and electrical contractors across ANZ must now comply.
Three serious incidents in less than a month call for more care working near overhead powerlines.
Switching operations are by far the most common cause of overvoltages.
MEA is urging homeowners to check their electrical safety, after a summer in which Australia has suffered multiple electrical fires and fatalities.