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Trees trimmed for safe and reliable power service    24 October 2018

In the Northern Territory we must maintain a three metre clearance between trees and powerlines. This allows for regrowth while maintaining a suitable clearance.

Innovation and engagement focus for remote water    17 October 2018

An emphasis on innovation and community engagement has helped deliver improved quality of drinking water for one of the most remote northern Australian townships.

Australian Energy Regulator – Draft Determination Public Forum    10 October 2018

The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) has handed down its first draft determination on Power and Water’s regulatory proposal for the period 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2024.

Water use moves into the 'red'    11 September 2018

As temperatures rise across the region, Katherine’s water use has moved into Power and Water’s ‘red zone’.

Power and Water takes out Engineering Excellence Award    24 August 2018

Power and Water Corporation’s Solar Energy Transformation Program (SETuP) took out the Energy, Water and Resources category at the Northern Territory Engineering Excellence Awards held on Friday 17 August 2018.

Northern Territory’s largest solar program nearing completion    17 August 2018

Two new videos celebrating progress to date on the Solar Energy Transformation Program have been released. The four year program will provide 10 megawatts (MW) of solar photovoltaic power into the energy mix of 25 communities across the Northern Territory.

Science helping to improve sewage odour    15 August 2018

It’s National Science Week, celebrating the role of science, technology and innovation in our everyday life and the future. At Power and Water we’re using science every day – including at the Leanyer Sanderson Waste Stabilisation Ponds (WSPs), where two research trials are being conducted.

Supporting the support act - Darwin Festival’s volunteers!    10 August 2018

Power and Water is proud to support Darwin Festival again this year as part of our community partnerships program.

National Science Week kicks off    10 August 2018

As part of National Science Week, Power and Water is proudly supporting the DesertSMART EcoFair through our community partnerships program.

Katherine’s water use on the rise    02 August 2018

With school holidays and lots of visitors in town, water use in Katherine has started to rise. Historically when temperatures go up towards the end of the dry season, water use also increases.

Garden Tune Up delivers customer savings    26 July 2018

The Garden Tune Up program, delivered in collaboration with the local irrigation industry, is helping Power and Water’s customers make significant water savings.

Conservation measures and fixing leaks is keeping Katherine’s water use down and safe    17 July 2018

Katherine’s daily water use is being kept well under previous years’ average thanks to the great efforts of local residents and businesses.

Fruit bats causing power disruptions    04 July 2018

Power and Water crews have attended recent power interruptions affecting parts of the Top End due to fruit bats caught in powerlines and high voltage power distribution equipment.

Streetlights - ownership and maintenance awareness    02 July 2018

For most streetlight faults you no longer contact Power and Water.

Students unveil creative solutions for Darwin water consumption    21 June 2018

Year 7 students have presented their creative solutions to help influence and improve community water consumption in the Darwin region at the Darwin Water Expo at MacKillop Catholic College today.

 

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