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20 Jul 201720.07.17
Some innovative thinking around the decommissioning of a powerline is helping to support community organisations in the Mallee region. When our crews in Mildura, Ouyen and Horsham were asked to remove a large section of industrial line near Ouyen, they d…
11 Feb 201811.02.18
As a special measure, electricity network businesses have today announced a one-off heat relief package for almost 50,000 Victorians who were most affected by the outages during the extreme heat on Sunday 28 January when the networks recorded their highes…
16 Oct 201716.10.17
The Warrnambool community converged on Lake Pertobe for the return of the Powercor Tour de Depot on Sunday, raising $65,000 for local charity the Leila Rose Foundation. Up to 500 cyclists jumped on their bikes for the community ride, with hundreds more t…
15 May 201815.05.18
Five inspirational individuals from regional Victorian have been announced as the finalists in this year’s Power of the Country awards. The Power of the Country awards, organised by Powercor in partnership with the Geelong and Essendon football clubs, ack…
9 Mar 201809.03.18
If a power outage occurs on an extremely hot day it can sometimes take longer to restore compared to what it would on any other day. There are a number of reasons why this happens and it all comes down to safety. Network protection devices The electricity…
4 Mar 201804.03.18
Low-flying helicopter inspections are underway across the network as part of Powercor's bushfire safety program. The inspections will continue until April with thousands of powerlines inspected across the region with flights taking place between day light…