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Hydro Cloud-seeding Cover Up

The record winter floods took the lives of three Tasmanians. It destroyed homes, paddocks, fences and roads and had a devastating impact on rural communities. 

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  16 Aug 2016

Energy Minister Attack on Mostogl

Minister Groom's response to Mr Mostogl's criticism of both the Minister's performance and Hydro's was to accuse him of acting out of corporate self-interest. 

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  16 Aug 2016

Energy Minister Groom Should Learn From His Mistakes

A lack of forward planning by the Minister for Energy, Hon Matthew Groom MP plunged Tasmania into an expensive energy crisis that all Tasmanians will pay for.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  14 Jun 2016

Greens Alternative Budget 2016: Investment in Renewables Deliver Large Scale Returns

The Greens’ Alternative Budget has the vision to secure a renewable energy supply for Tasmania that also delivers large scale returns to the State.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  1 Jun 2016

Call for Energy Saving Strategies

Hydro storages have increased for the first time since the Basslink cable broke.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  3 May 2016

Premier Determined to See Second Basslink Cable

Tasmanians are angry that Basslink became the vehicle for running our dams down to record lows and into crisis.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  3 May 2016

Treasurer Won't Accept Responsibility for No Dividend Return by Hydro

The Treasurer has told Parliament that Hydro Tasmania will not be expected to return a dividend to government for the next three years.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  27 Apr 2016

Dam Levels Fall, Minister Continues to do Nothing

Hydro’s dam levels are down to 12.8% and Minister Groom is nowhere near meeting the targets set out in his Energy Supply Plan.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  26 Apr 2016

Groom Switches Blame to Hydro for Energy Crisis

We have not seen much of Minister Groom lately on the energy crisis.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  5 Apr 2016

Hapless Minister's Missing Power

According to the Government’s Energy Supply Plan, 100MW of diesel generation were to be installed and operational by the end of March.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  5 Apr 2016

Brown Coal Power Imports Staggering and Shameful

The high levels of dirty energy Tasmania is importing this summer is putting our clean green brand in jeopardy. The latest figures from Hydro are that up to 50% of Tasmania’s power is now coming from Victorian coal-fired power stations.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  3 Dec 2015

Annual Report Shows Liberal Hydro Sabotage

Hydro Tasmania’s crash in revenue this financial year can be laid squarely at the feet of the state and federal governments.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  29 Oct 2015