Corporate entry Northern Territory Electricity Commission (1978 - ?)
Northern Territory, Australia
- Advisory or regulatory body and Energy
The Northern Territory Electricity Commission was established in 1978 when the Territory achieved self-governance. It took over the responsibility for all power generation and distribution throughout the region. This included the running of the Yulara Power Station in Central Australia. In 1987 the Power and Water Authority (PAWA) was created when the Northern Territory Electricity Commission merged with the Northern Territory Water Authority.
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_n.html. Details
Created: 20 August 2001, Last modified: 20 March 2006
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