Inclement weather has caused an unplanned interruption to transmission supply after the 132 kV Mobilong to Mount Barker transmission line was tripped at approximately 7.20am this morning.
The incident is being investigated and responded to as a matter of immediate priority and crews have been sent so power can be restored as soon as it is safely practicable, and a cause has been identified.
A full statement will be issued once further information is available.
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ElectraNet provides energy and infrastructure solutions across Australia. We own and operate over $2.5 billion of electricity transmission assets that transport electricity over long distances and to remote areas. A critical part of the electricity supply chain, ElectraNet’s transmission network delivers safe and reliable electricity supply. Our transmission costs make-up less than 10% of end-user electricity prices.