Jemena publish 2016 Distribution Annual Planning Report

Jemena’s 2016 Distribution Annual Planning Report (DAPR) details the past years performance of Jemena’s electricity network, summarises the asset management, demand forecasting and network development methodologies adopted by Jemena, and presents forecast electricity demand for the forward planning period (five year planning period from 2017 to 2021).

The report states that as a whole, the growth in demand across Jemena’s network has been slowing, with the network-wide 50% probability of exceedance (POE) summer maximum demand forecast to grow at an average rate of just 0.99% per annum between 2017 and 2021, compared to a historical average growth rate of 1.15% per annum over the past nine years.

The full report is available on the Jemena website here.