News

29 April 2015

Start of Hydro Tasmania cloud seeding program

Hydro Tasmania will begin its 2015 cloud seeding season on 1 May 2015. The season will run through to the end of October.
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.