News - January, 2013

20 December 2013

Warning to anglers of danger posed by overhead power lines

Hydro Tasmania and Marine and Safety Tasmania have urged anglers to exercise caution at Arthurs Lake due to a risk posed by overhead power lines.
13 December 2013

Hydro Tasmania offers funds to assess abbatoir feasibility

Hydro Tasmania has opened a funding program to support assessment of the feasibility of re-establishing an abattoir on King Island.
8 November 2013

Community collaboration brings changes for Hydro Tasmania

Input from community stakeholders has helped shape changes to the way Hydro Tasmania manages some of its statewide activities.
1 November 2013

Legal action regarding Hydro Tasmania’s “TasWind” concept

Hydro Tasmania has denied allegations made by the No TasWind Farm Group regarding its proposal to develop a wind farm on King Island.
28 October 2013

Job losses unavoidable as Entura works to maintain a sustainable business

Hydro Tasmania’s consulting business Entura will reduce the size of its workforce to ensure the long-term sustainability of the business.
18 October 2013

Hydro Tasmania stands by reporting of annual results

Hydro Tasmania has rejected suggestions that the business was misleading or deceptive in presentation of its annual results. Board Chair Dr David Crean said a media conference on 10 October presented an accurate picture of Hydro Tasmania’s operating result.
17 October 2013

Hydro Tasmania annual report 2012/13

Hydro Tasmania’s 2012/13 annual report was today tabled in State Parliament by the Minister for Energy and Resources Bryan Green.
16 October 2013

Tamar Valley Power Station not ‘mothballed’

Hydro Tasmania has rejected media reports suggesting that the Tamar Valley Power Station is effectively no longer being used by the business.
14 October 2013

Entura opens doors in southern Africa

Hydro Tasmania and its consulting business Entura have broken ground in a new international market, with the official launch this week of a hydropower project in South Africa.
10 October 2013

Renewable energy exports drive record profit

Increased revenue from renewable energy exports to mainland Australia helped Hydro Tasmania record the largest profit in its history.