News

25 November 2004

Major Three Peaks partnership extends to third year

Hydro Tasmania will retain the naming rights of the Three Peaks Race for a third consecutive year as major sponsor of this unique and challenging event.
19 November 2004

Earthquake felt in North-West Tasmania

Seismologists working for Hydro Tasmania have recorded a significant earthquake in North-West Tasmania today.
3 November 2004

Record capital works program in preparation for NEM entry

Hydro Tasmania has recorded a record investment in capital works with a $132.7 million capital expenditure program, a $35.5 million profit and a return to the Tasmanian Government of over $80 milli
28 October 2004

Hydro Tasmania meets with Vestas management

Hydro Tasmania Chief Executive Officer, Geoff Willis, today confirmed he had met with Vestas Asia Pacific President Mr Thorbjorn Rasmussen last Sunday.
22 October 2004

Preparations begin for Woolnorth Wind Farm stage three

In preparation for the construction and operation of the third stage of the Woolnorth Wind Farm, Hydro Tasmania will construct an additional transmission line from Smithton to Burnie.
12 October 2004

Hydro Tasmania to pay its share of rates on wind farms

Hydro Tasmania refutes West Coast Mayor Darryl Gerrity’s claims that the corporation does not pay rates on its wind farm.
30 September 2004

Ground breaking marks start of work on Cathedral Rocks Wind Farm

South Australia’s renewable energy industry gained momentum today as State Energy Minister, Patrick Conlon turned the first sod at Cathedral Rocks, near Port Lincoln on the Eyre Peninsula.
27 September 2004

New Hydro Tasmania Chairman

 
24 September 2004

Australia's largest wind farm officially opened in Tasmania

The second stage of the largest wind farm now operating in Australia was officially opened today on the far north-west coast of Tasmania by the Minister for Infrastructure, Energy and Resources, Br
15 September 2004

Announcement regarding Hydro Electric Corporation Chairman Peter Rae

The Board of the Hydro Electric Corporation today announced that Peter Rae AO will end his term as chairman on September 24.