News

19 April 2016

Energy Supply Plan update

An update on the energy supply situation was provided on 18 April by the Energy Minister Matthew Groom.
19 April 2016

Diesel fuel spill at Meadowbank Power Station site

Hydro Tasmania has advised the Environment Protection Authority of a spill of diesel fuel at Meadowbank Power Station.
18 April 2016

Update on cost of diesel installation

As requested by the Government, the cost to date of running diesel generators is $4.9 million. This is consistent with the original estimate of $11 million per 100 MW a month. Hydro Tasmania has been working positively with the Government, TasNetworks and suppliers to implement the Energy Supply Plan, including the rollout of temporary diesel generation.
15 April 2016

Installation of temporary diesel generators at Bell Bay

Another 75 megawatts of generation capacity is about to be added to the Tasmanian electricity system, with the installation of three large generation units at the site of the decommissioned Bell Ba
11 April 2016

Energy Supply Plan update

An update on the energy supply situation was provided on 11 April by the Energy Minister Matthew Groom.
8 April 2016

Early start to cloud seeding season paying off

Hydro Tasmania’s decision to bring forward this year’s cloud seeding season is paying off.
5 April 2016

Energy Supply Plan update

An update on the energy supply situation was provided on 4 April by the Energy Minister Matthew Groom.
31 March 2016

First 100 MW of diesel generation installed

Hydro Tasmania today confirmed that 100 MW of temporary diesel generation has been installed at sites across the state.
30 March 2016

Projections for Tasmania's hydro storages

Hydro Tasmania has provided the Tasmanian Government with an updated projection for the low point for hydro storages, in light of yesterday’s announcement by
23 March 2016

Hydro Tasmania not preparing for blackouts

Hydro Tasmania has rejected claims by Unions Tasmania that energy blackouts are imminent.