• 250 (ongoing)
    Jobs created
  • This project involves the construction of a new 330 kilovolt (kV) above ground transmission line.
  • Project Energy Connect is a proposed electricity transmission line connecting the South Australia and New South Wales districts of the National Electricity Market in Australia.
  • ElectraNet and TransGrid are partnering to deliver an energy interconnector between the power grids of South Australia and New South Wales, with an added connection to Victoria.
  • This project is estimated to create 200 jobs during construction and 250 jobs ongoing.
Project start:
2018
Expected completion:
2022/23
Current status:
Early works

More information


Route under evaluation - possible connection from Robertstown, SA through to Wagga, NSW with an additional connection to Red Cliffs, Vic.
https://www.projectenergyconnect.com.au/ Visit website