• Contracts signed and work to start on Flinders Island Hybrid Energy Hub

    Aug 03, 2015
    Hydro Tasmania has signed contracts totalling nearly $4 million to allow work to begin on a major renewable energy project on Flinders Island. The Flinders Island Hybrid Energy Hub will significantly increase renewable energy use on the island and reduce the use and importation of diesel.
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  • Increase for Bass Strait islands’ electricity tariffs

    Jun 24, 2015
    The price of electricity for customers on King and Flinders Islands will increase by 3.77 per cent from 1 July 2015. The energy fees have been updated taking into account CPI movements and other factors since the last tariff reset.
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  • Entura helping the Cook Islands on their renewable energy journey

    Jun 23, 2015
    Specialist power and water consulting firm Entura is helping the Cook Islands reduce reliance on diesel fuel, as part of the country’s goal to use renewable energy on all islands by 2020. The Cook Islands is a group of 15 small islands in the Pacific, to the north-east of New Zealand. Entura will develop preliminary designs for remote area power systems in six islands, and assist the Cook Islands Government in their implementation.
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  • Hydro Tasmania employee wins international Award for Excellence

    Jun 09, 2015
    Hydro Tasmania’s ongoing contribution to the sustainability of hydropower development and operation internationally has again been recognised with an award presented last month in China. Dr Helen Locher, Hydro Tasmania’s principal consultant for sustainability, was presented with the 2015 Mosonyi Award for Excellence in Hydropower during the 2015 World Hydropower Congress in Beijing. Dr Locher joined Luiz Gabriel Azevedo and Jean-Étienne Klimpt as the winners of the 2015 Award.
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  • Hydro Tasmania donates almost $50,000 to Nepal relief effort

    Jun 05, 2015
    The Hydro Tasmania group and its people are contributing almost $50,000 to relief efforts in Nepal following the devastating 25 April earthquake.
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  • Enhancing the fishing experience at Shannon Lagoon

    May 15, 2015
    Collaboration between Hydro Tasmania and the Inland Fisheries Service (IFS) aims to improve the fishing experience at one of Tasmania’s most iconic trout fishing lakes.
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  • Hydro Tasmania group support for Nepal

    May 11, 2015
    Hydro Tasmania will donate up to $20 000 to support those affected by the earthquake in Nepal. Hydro Tasmania had employees on the ground in Nepal just prior to the devastating 25 April earthquake.
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  • Renewable Energy Target

    May 08, 2015
    Today’s announcement of in-principle bipartisan agreement on the Renewable Energy Target is an encouraging development. We look forward to delivery of a clear and stable policy position to provide investment certainty for developers and owners.
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  • Hydro Tasmania welcomes release of the Tasmanian Energy Strategy

    May 07, 2015
    Hydro Tasmania welcomes the release of the Government’s Energy Strategy, and looks forward to working with the Government on the implementation of the strategy.
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  • Start of Hydro Tasmania cloud seeding program

    Apr 29, 2015
    Hydro Tasmania will begin its 2015 cloud seeding season on 1 May 2015. The season will run through to the end of October.
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