Supporting the Growth of Renewable Energy

Essential to ensuring security and reliability of the grid to support increasing renewable energy connections, the new EnergyConnect transmission line will link New South Wales, South Australia and Victoria and would assist in transporting energy from the South-West Renewable Energy Zone to major demand centres.

Capacity combination (in kV)
330 & 500 330 & 500
Capacity increase
800MW 800MW
Construction start
2021 2021
New construction jobs
1500 1500
Project span
900 km 900 km