6 March 2015
Building power and water infrastructure capability in South Africa
Specialist power and water consulting firm Entura has identified opportunities for the South African city of Durban to increase its use of renewable energy, while at the same time driving down water infrastructure operating costs.
5 March 2015
Milestone for South African hydropower project: Neusberg
Southern Africa’s newest hydropower plant met its final project milestone in January, achieving full commercial operation.
The Neusberg hydropower project was officially launched in South Africa on 3 March 2015.
4 March 2015
World-leading technology to power Flinders Island
Tasmanian innovation will see the majority of Flinders Island’s energy needs supplied by renewable energy within two years.
Hydro Tasmania will soon start work on developing a "Hybrid Energy Hub" on Flinders Island that will significantly increase renewable energy use on the island and reduce the use and importation of diesel.
20 February 2015
Hydro Tasmania's submission to the Tasmanian Energy Strategy
Hydro Tasmania welcomes the publication of the Government’s Draft Energy Strategy and for the opportunity to comment. As a key participant in Tasmania’s energy supply industry, and a Government Business Enterprise operating in the National Electricity Market (NEM), Hydro Tasmania has a keen interest in the development of the Government’s energy strategy.
12 January 2015
Momentum Energy welcomes new Managing Director
Momentum Energy today announced the appointment of Paul Geason as its new Managing Director.
17 December 2014
"People of the Hydro" documentary available to purchase on DVD
As part of its centenary celebrations, Hydro Tasmania commissioned a short documentary film to tell the story of the business over the past 100 years. DVDs of the documentary are available for purchase.
18 November 2014
Entura signs MOU with HYDROCHINA
Hydro Tasmania’s professional services business Entura has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with leading Chinese power and design consultants HYDROCHINA.
17 November 2014
Agreement announced with Shenhua Group
An investigation into the construction of a small wind farm in Tasmania using Chinese wind turbine generator technology was announced at a ceremony attended by Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Chines
9 November 2014
Rewarding leadership in Tasmanian football
Hydro Tasmania congratulates the winner of this year’s Hydro Tasmania Leadership Award, announced on Saturday night at the second annual Hydro Tasmania AFL Conference.
4 November 2014
Imagining our future energy landscape
Wearable solar panels, harnessing the power of natural disasters and capturing energy from space could all be part of the world’s future energy mix if Tasmanian school children are right.
Hydro Tasmania invited Tasmania’s young people to imagine the future of energy, as part of the centenary celebrations of the business. The Schools Future Thinking competition asked students in years 5-10 to consider how we might source and use energy 100 years from now.