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Electricity distribution code clarification

The Commission has varied the Electricity Distribution Code (Code) to clarify the operation of the Guaranteed Service Level (GSL) scheme that applies to SA Power Networks.

16 Jan 2018

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Submission received to the Lincoln Gap Wind Farm and Peterborough Solar Farm licence applications

The Commission has received a submission following public consultation for Lincoln Gap Wind Farm and Peterborough Solar Farm electricity generation licence applications.

4 Jan 2018

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SA Power Networks’ performance - September quarter 2017

The Commission has published statistical information on SA Power Networks’ operational performance for the September 2017 quarter, in relation to service standards set out in the Electricity Distribution Code.

3 Jan 2018

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Approval of electricity generation licence application - Scentre Shopping Centre Management

The Commission has issued an electricity generation licence to Scentre Shopping Centre Management (SA) Pty Ltd, authorising the operation of a solar generation plant with a maximum capacity of 540kW.

2 Jan 2018

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Electricity distribution licence application – Enerven Energy Infrastructure Pty Ltd

The Commission has received an application from Enerven Energy Infrastructure Pty Ltd for an electricity distribution licence. The applicant is seeking to operate an existing electricity distribution network located near the towns of Woomera and Pimb ...

20 Dec 2017

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Electricity generation licence application – Greentricity Pty Ltd

The Commission has received an application from Greentricity Pty Ltd for an electricity generation licence. The applicant is seeking to operate a 30 megawatt lithium ion battery. Submissions close on 2 February 2018.

20 Dec 2017

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Changes to safety, reliability, maintenance and technical management plan and switching manual requirements

Following amendments to the Electricity Act 1996 and Electricity (General) Regulations, the Technical Regulator is now responsible for approving safety, reliability, maintenance and technical management plans and administering the switching manual. T ...

14 Dec 2017

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SA Power Networks 2020 reliability standards review - Objectives and Process paper

The Commission is consulting on the objectives and process for establishing the reliability standards to apply to SA Power Networks for the 2020-2025 regulatory period. Stakeholders are invited to provide feedback on the objectives and process for th ...

4 Dec 2017

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Variation to electricity generation licence – EDL Group Operations Pty Ltd

The Commission has received a request from EDL Group Operations Pty Ltd to vary its existing electricity generation licence. EDL Group Operations Pty Ltd has ceased operation of three electricity generation plants, located at Tea Tree Gully, Highbury ...

30 Nov 2017

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Electricity generation licence application - Lincoln Gap Wind Farm Pty Ltd

The Commission has received an application from Lincoln Gap Wind Farm Pty Ltd for an electricity generation licence. The applicant is seeking to operate 59 wind turbines with a total capacity of 212.4 megawatts (MW).

21 Nov 2017

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