SA Power Networks Community Grants

Closes Sunday 14th April

The SA Power Networks Community Grants Program has been created to assist communities to empower themselves and make a tangible difference in their local area.

Applications are welcome from organisations, registered charities, schools, or community groups for a grant amount of up to $5,000.

 

The 2024 grants program will focus on two key areas: sustainability and innovation. Example of projects are:

  • Electrifying community facilities (eg replacing gas appliances/hot water with electric etc)
  • Supporting energy self-sufficiency and the adoption of renewable energy technologies (eg installing solar, battery, EV chargers on community facilities)
  • Energy education for vulnerable customers (eg developing and delivering energy education/awareness/efficiency courses, materials & resources for diverse and vulnerable customers)
  • Driving operational efficiencies and security through technology (eg using AI & data, improving cyber security etc)
  • Supporting STEM & future STEM uptake
  • Supporting vulnerable customers and communities (eg designing and delivering energy ‘self-help’ or other energy innovations)
  • Challenging processes with lean or innovative thinking, showing innovation and commitment to safety
  • Using robotics for industrial automation, digitalisation and sustainability

 

Link for information here