The Qld Electrical Safety Office advises that DC isolators in new solar PV installations must have their own dedicated enclosure for outdoor use and be IP56NW rated.
Energy Networks Australia has been mapping the impact of COVID-19 restrictions on energy consumption.
The Queensland Electrical Safety Office has conducted an investigation into several incidents where switchboard wiring had been damaged.
Properly installed safety switches could have prevented almost all recent electric shock incidents in South Australia, new research has found.
When a supplier offers a lifetime warranty for industrial electrical equipment, this can often sound like a dream come true.
A conviction and a $35,000 fine have been handed down to a Victorian quarry, after a safety incident involving powerlines.
The Queensland Government has announced that it plans to crack down on unlicensed electrical operators, given the serious risk posed by illegal electrical work.
A self-employed electrician is believed to have been electrocuted while working on a house last week.
NZ start-up Emrod has developed a long-range wireless powerless transmission that acts as an alternative to existing copper line technology.
A series of electrical safety awareness sessions have been scheduled around regional Queensland, ahead of Electrical Safety Week (7–11 September).
Jemena and Deloitte have collaborated to create a cloud-based application that will help power consumers make better energy decisions.