2017 Technical Updates

Highlights from Energy Bulletin 80 – 30 November 2017

Cooking appliance isolation – 30 November 2017

Load centres in garages – 30 November 2017

Three Wire Connection of Residual Current Devices (RCDs) – 16 November 2017

Transition from ETIC to eNotice for electrical contractors – 2 November 2017

Entering private land – 2 November 2017

Share a Solution - 3 Phase plug – 19 October 2017

Electrical work in damaged properties – 5 October 2017

No earth in light circuit – 5 October 2017

Share a solution (SAS) with NECA Technical: Fault finding with a digital multimeter (DMM) - 18 September 2017

Harmonic distortion in the distribution system caused by connected loads - 18 September 2017

Imbalanced loads - 3 August 2017

Share a Solution (SAS) with NECA Technical - 19 July 2017

New mini pillar - 4 July 2017

'Pole to Pillar' price change - 15 June 2017

Open for comment - Consultation on proposed amendments to Part IV of the Electricity Regulations 1947 - 1 June 2017

Invitation to comment - Western Australian Distribution Connections Manual (WADCM) - 17 May 2017

Updated standard AS/NZS 3010:2017 on TKB - 17 May 2017

Building Commission Industry Bulletin 86 - Smoke alarms installed in additions or alterations to existing dwellings - 17 May 2017

Degrees of protection - Enclosed equipment - 28 April 2017

Building Code smoke alarm requirements for residential buildings - 28 April 2017

Building Commission's warning about a builder's financial status - 28 April 2017

Technical Knowledge Base (TKB) addition of NEW standards - 28 April 2017

Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC) clearances - 13 April 2017

Local councils and switchboard locations - 28 March 2017

Release of the new Wiring Rules (AS/NZS 3000) - 28 March 2017

Solar PV systems and voltage issues on the Western Power network - 15 March 2017

Revisions to Inverter Energy Systems Standard - 15 March 2017

Western Power's SACS and CCS online test - 15 March 2017

Networks voltages - 3 March 2017

Energy bulletin 77 is now available on the TKB - 2 March 2017

Succession lighting - placing buildings at risk - 16 February 2017

NECA Technical - Standard update - 16 February 2017 

NECA WA tackles issues with new voltage requirements for Renewable Energy Inverters - 16 February 2017

Renewable Energy concerns - 20 January 2017

Earth fault loop impedance - 20 January 2017