• Entura welcomes one of India’s most eminent geologists

    Feb 09, 2016
    Specialist power and water consulting firm Entura has appointed Dr Tapanjyoti Mukhopadhyay to the dual role of Principal Geologist and team manager, based in its New Delhi office, in India. Dr Mukhopadhyay is one of India’s most eminent geologists, with more than 22 years of experience in hydropower projects ranging from 20 MW to 3000 MW located in India, Nepal, Bhutan, Nigeria and Burundi.
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  • Changed access to boat ramps

    Feb 05, 2016
    Hydro Tasmania and Marine and Safety Tasmania advise that low water levels have affected the availability of boat ramps at three lakes: Lake Echo, Lake King William and Woods Lake.
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  • Agreement with Bell Bay Aluminium

    Feb 04, 2016
    Hydro Tasmania has reached a commercial agreement with Bell Bay Aluminium that will help Tasmania manage the current low water storage situation, due to low inflows and the current Basslink outage.
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  • Boat ramp closure at Lake Gairdner

    Feb 03, 2016
    Hydro Tasmania advises that the only formally recognised boat ramp at Lake Gairdner will be closed temporarily from this weekend, as the result of scheduled power station maintenance.
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  • Update on energy issues and effect of recent rainfall

    Feb 02, 2016
    An update on the energy situation was provided on 1 February by Energy Minister Matthew Groom.
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  • Diesel generation

    Jan 29, 2016
    In response to the combination of several months of unprecedented low inflows and an extended Basslink outage, Hydro Tasmania has secured diesel generating units to supplement existing on-island generation capacity. The first stage of this contingency generation strategy is underway, with 24MW of diesel generation being progressively delivered to Tasmania from today.
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  • Power stations returned to service

    Jan 28, 2016
    Two of three power stations affected by fire in the Mersey Forth scheme in Tasmania’s north-west have been returned to service.
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  • Expediting return of Trent unit is the prudent course of action

    Jan 28, 2016
    The Trent gas unit at the Tamar Valley Power Station was sent for repair under warranty in September last year and is currently undergoing service in Abu Dhabi.
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  • Closure of boat ramps at Lake Burbury

    Jan 27, 2016
    Hydro Tasmania and Marine and Safety Tasmania advise that all three formally recognised boat ramps at Lake Burbury have been closed due to low lake levels as a result of unprecedented low inflows.
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  • Update on Basslink

    Jan 27, 2016
    An update on the Basslink interconnector outage was provided on 27 January by the owners and operators Basslink Pty Ltd.
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