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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...

Energex warns of electricity vs torrential rain dangers

22 March 2021

With the Bureau of Meteorology warning of continued heavy rain and potential isolated flooding, Energex is reminding the community that water and power can be a dangerous combination. Read more...

Our newest apprentices a win for Queensland

16 March 2021

The next generation of electricity industry tradespersons has hit the ground running at Energex and Ergon Energy training centres across Queensland, starting to learn the skills which will build and maintain the state’s energy networks for decades to come. Read more...

Security cameras catch “flying” SUV

10 March 2021

Significantly beefed up real-time security camera systems at Energex and Ergon depots were designed to catch thieves – but they caught something completely unexpected on film recently. Read more...

$32 million upgrade for Kilcoy’s electricity network

1 March 2021

Energex crews are ready to kick off one of Queensland’s largest power distribution projects with more than $32 million worth of upgrades to Kilcoy’s electricity network in the coming weeks. Read more...

Scarred for life: dog attacks take their toll on meter readers

19 February 2021

Two Queensland electricity meter readers are recovering from serious injuries after being attacked by dogs on the loose. Read more...

Energex postpones non-critical work during COVID lockdown

8 January 2021

In response to the COVID lockdown in Greater Brisbane, Energex will postpone all non-critical work until Tuesday 12 January. Read more...