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Renovations causing power problems for homeowners

21 September 2016

Energex is concerned that many builders and DIYers undertaking home renovations are inadvertently causing serious electrical hazards that may not only cost them financially, but also severely injure or kill someone. Read more...

Energex warns of scammers

27 June 2016

Sunshine Coast residents are being warned of potential scammers who have been door knocking in the region and posing as Energex workers offering tree clearing services for a fee. Read more...

Energex funding a boon for rural fire volunteers

8 June 2016

Rural Fire Service volunteers operating in Ipswich, Somerset and Lockyer Valley will put new emergency-response gear into action from today thanks to financial backing from Energex. Read more...

Energex warning: Be aware of hidden dangers of flood waters

3 June 2016

The Bureau of Meteorology is warning of possible flooding across South East Queensland in the coming days, so Energex is issuing a warning about electrical safety if this occurs. Read more...

Treasurer unveils merged Energy Queensland business

2 June 2016

Australia’s largest electricity distributor will be named ‘Energy Queensland’ following the merger of Ergon and Energex in coming weeks, announced Treasurer Curtis Pitt at the new company’s headquarters in Townsville today. Read more...

Stay safe and think ‘energy smart’ this winter: Energex

2 June 2016

With cold weather finally arriving in South East Queensland, Energex is urging home owners to put electrical and fire safety top of mind this winter. Read more...

Survey shows battery storage interest surge

31 May 2016

Queenslanders are becoming increasingly aware of home battery storage technology according to the most comprehensive survey of customers’ energy use and behaviour undertaken in Australia. Read more...

South East SES groups benefit from Energex funding

31 May 2016

State Emergency Services (SES) groups throughout the South East have added more essential disaster response equipment to their stocks thanks to funding from Energex. Read more...

Energy Minister awards bright sparkies

28 May 2016

Energy Minister Mark Bailey last night congratulated Energex’s brightest up and coming electricians at the Energex 2016 Apprentice of the Year awards. Read more...

Energex opens $4.6 million Cleveland depot

27 May 2016

Redland City-based Energex crews will be able to work more efficiently and safer thanks to their new $4.6 million depot officially opened today. Read more...