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C’mon Queensland, help us break a Safety Heroes record

22 June 2021

Energex and Ergon Energy are calling on primary schools across Queensland to register now for the Safety Heroes program and help them break a participation record. Read more...

What does a $1 worth of power buy you this winter?

2 June 2021

The cooler weather we’re experiencing keeps many of us indoors a lot more and we generally use our powered appliances to keep warm and entertain us, but what do they cost to run? Read more...

Summary of impacts on Queensland power system on 25 May

26 May 2021

At approximately 1.45pm on Tuesday 25 May, a fire occurred in one of the turbine halls at CS Energy’s Callide power station. As a result, the three units that were generating at the time went offline. Read more...

Joint statement on widespread power outage

25 May 2021

Powerlink, Energex and Ergon Network have been managing an unexpected power outage impacting various locations across the state this afternoon. Read more...

VR simulators provide safe practice for Ergon Energy trainees

13 April 2021

Energex and Ergon Energy Networktrainees are being introduced to Virtual Reality simulations that complement the real-world experiences being provided by Energy Queensland’s Technical Training & Apprentices team. Read more...

Critical Fortitude Valley power maintenance to affect traffic flow

8 April 2021

Critical maintenance work on one of the CBD’s major underground electricity cables is likely to have inbound traffic impacts in the coming week. Read more...

High voltage vandals put lives at risk

8 April 2021

Energex is warning vandals and thieves who interfere with the electricity network are risking their own lives and the community’s safety. Read more...

Would you know what to do if powerlines were across your car?

1 April 2021

If powerlines fall on your vehicle after an accident – would you know what to do? Read more...

Don’t risk dying to DIY – leave electrical work to the professionals

1 April 2021

While the Easter holidays and lockdown can present great opportunities for home DIY jobs, they can also offer up some serious risks. Read more...

Energex postpones non-critical work during COVID lockdown

29 March 2021

In response to the COVID lockdown in Greater Brisbane, Energex will postpone all non-critical work until Thursday 1 April. Read more...