News - January, 2012

20 December 2012

Provider selected for IT upgrade

Hydro Tasmania has selected one of Australia's leading IT service providers to upgrade its extensive business processes and systems.
19 December 2012

Hydro Tasmania welcomes RET report

Hydro Tasmania today welcomed the release of the Climate Change Authority’s final report on the review of the national Renewable Energy Target (RET).
17 December 2012

Putting our best foot forward for charity

Dozens of people pounded the pavement in Hobart today to mark the end of an innovative fundraising activity that will provide funds to care for Tasmanians living with disabilities.
11 December 2012

Entura: Teaching the world about renewable energy

A Tasmanian-based teaching facility officially opened today is expected to be a drawcard for international energy and water businesses looking to upskill their workforces.
6 December 2012

Musselroe Wind Farm: Wind turbine ‘blade parade’

Communities in north-east Tasmania had an opportunity today to inspect at close range one of the blades that will eventually sit atop a wind tower at the Musselroe Wind Farm.
3 December 2012

Facts set aside by environmental campaigners

Hydro Tasmania has expressed disappointment and frustration that misrepresentations about its limited involvement in the Malaysian state of Sarawak continue to be spread by environmental campaigner
30 November 2012

Nigel Clark – Energy and Resources Executive of the Year

Momentum Energy Managing Director Nigel Clark was last night presented with CEO Magazine’s award for Energy and Resources Executive of the Year at a ceremony in Sydney. The Award is recognition of Mr Clark’s strong and ethical leadership in a multibillion dollar industry and his drive, which has resulted in rapid and strong growth for what was only a few years ago a start-up retail company.
28 November 2012

King Island – community views sought on innovative wind farm proposal

Hydro Tasmania is investigating the potential of building a large wind farm on King Island.
27 November 2012

Hydro Tasmania rejects national campaign

Hydro Tasmania has described a campaign attacking its role in the Malaysian state of Sarawak as being materially inaccurate and a significant misrepresentation of the facts.
15 November 2012

Momentum Energy creates jobs and opportunities in Tasmania

Hydro Tasmania's retail business Momentum Energy is set to open a new call centre near Hobart creating 30 new jobs. The Minister for Energy and Resources Bryan Green said the centre at Cambridge would promote Tasmania's strong renewable energy brand across Australia and help drive Momentum Energy's sales growth interstate.