Rookwood Road – Beaconsfield Line is a 330kV underground line from Rookwood Road, New South Wales, Australia, to Beaconsfield, New South Wales, Australia.

The project, which is currently in the planning stage, is expected to be commissioned in 2022.


Rookwood Road – Beaconsfield Line is an underground line that will be operated by Ausgrid. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Rookwood Road – Beaconsfield Line project development status

The construction works on the Rookwood Road – Beaconsfield Line project will be commenced in 2021 and commissioning is expected in 2022.

About Ausgrid

Ausgrid, formerly EnergyAustralia, transmits, distributes, and retails electricity through transmission, and distribution networks. The company also offers street lighting, tree trimming, combating graffiti, energy efficiency, installation and connection of small scale embedded generators, and power testing. The company supplies power to residential, business operations, and industrial customers including mining, tourism, shipping, manufacturing, and agriculture customers in Sydney, Central Coast and Hunter regions in New South Wales. The company is a joint partnership of Government of New South Wales, AustralianSuper and IFM Investors.


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