News

2 February 2017

Hydro heritage comes alive by the roadside

Hydro Tasmania’s Highlands Power Trail was officially launched today by the Premier of Tasmania, The Hon Will Hodgman MP. The self-guided driving tour takes visitors to four key sites along Waddamana Road (C178) in the rugged Central Highlands. It starts overlooking the location of the Red Gate Tramway north of Bothwell, incorporates Waddamana Village and Penstock Lagoon, and finishes at Waddamana Canal. Interpretive signage at each site tells the stories of human struggle, resilience and ingenuity that made Tasmania an icon of hydropower pioneering.
30 January 2017

Marshall Islands turns to Entura for renewable energy solutions

Specialist power and water consulting firm Entura has been engaged by the Asian Development Bank to deliver renewable energy strategic advice and solutions to help the Republic of the Marshall Isla
11 January 2017

Entura appoints Business Development Manager for the Mekong region

Specialist power and water consulting firm Entura has appointed Mr Mathieu Chatenet as Business Development Manager for the Mekong region.
9 January 2017

Routine CCGT operation

Hydro Tasmania will this week start a routine operation of the Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) at the Tamar Valley Power Station.
6 December 2016

Statement on Basslink cable fault report

In its statement of 5 December 2016, Basslink Pty Ltd (BPL) asserts that reports it obtained last week show it is not possible to determine the cause of the cable fault. 
24 November 2016

Integrated water management system takes top environmental engineering award

Specialist power and water consulting firm Entura, Tasmanian Irrigation and Water Solutions Pty Ltd won the Environmental Engineering Excellence Award for the Meander Dam integrated water managemen
22 November 2016

Clarification – Tamar Valley Power Station

Hydro Tasmania wishes to clarify some comments reported about the Tamar Valley Power Station.
8 November 2016

Entura completes Kidston Pumped Storage Hydro Project Technical Feasibility Study

Specialist power and water consulting firm Entura has completed the Technical Feasibility Study (TFS) for Genex Power’s Kidston Pumped Storage Hydropower Project in North Queensland, Australi
4 November 2016

Talking Point: Hydro's year of living dangerously

HYDRO Tasmania will rebound strongly from the energy supply challenge by rebuilding storages, restoring profitability and reducing debt.   This past year was not a ro
4 November 2016

Entura appointed to support wind development in Sri Lanka

Specialist power and water consulting firm Entura has been appointed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to support Ceylon Electricity Board’s (CEB) wind development activities in Sri Lanka&r