As the operator and manager of the main high voltage transmission network in NSW and the ACT, Transgrid connects generators, distributors and major end users to meet their electricity needs. Interconnected to QLD and VIC, the TransGrid network provides a strong electricity system enabling energy trading between Australia’s three largest states along the east coast and supporting a competitive wholesale electricity market.
TransGrid has a solid Environmental Policy covering all activities and services undertaken by their business, including the planning, building and operation of infrastructure, ongoing management of these assets and their decommissioning. GreenGrid is a partnership between TransGrid and Greening Australia that has made tangible improvements to land, biodiversity, river health and sustainable production since 1997. The GreenGrid partnership has engaged more than 500 landholders and more than 3,500 community volunteers in fencing, conservation and revegetation and other major projects.