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Shaking Hands

Hydro Tasmania – Gas Transportation

The Department of State Growth, informed an Estimates committee two weeks ago that Hydro shares the gas transportation costs with other consumers.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  9 Dec 2020


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Hydro Tasmania – Involvement in Controversial Projects

The table shows that the residual mitigated risk on human rights issues and community outrage was high.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  9 Dec 2020


Economy, Finance, Calculator, Pen and Graph

Energy – Subsidising Gas Users

When you were minister after the 2018 election did you direct Hydro Tasmania to subsidise gas to Tasmanian gas users?

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  26 Nov 2020


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

We still don't know how much the Basslink crisis cost us

Almost two years after it began, the public still doesn’t know how much money the Basslink crisis cost Tasmanians.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  13 Oct 2017


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Hydro's Losses Cost Taxpayer Dearly

Tasmania’s energy crisis gave Matthew Groom the chance to show leadership and guide Tasmanians through a very difficult time.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  27 Oct 2016


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Groom Silent as Basslink Finances Fail

There's a real risk Basslink may go into liquidation, and the costs of the energy crisis to Tasmanians becomes even more unknown.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  19 Oct 2016


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Groom Must Ensure Future Energy Supply

Hydro Tasmania will struggle to maintain our state’s hydro-electricity network under its existing maintenance budget over the next decade.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  13 Sep 2016


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Hydro Infrastructure Disaster an Indictment on Hodgman Government

The news Hydro Tasmania is unable to keep up with their maintenance schedule is an indictment on the Hodgman Government.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  10 Sep 2016


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Groom Ignores Community on Cloud Seeding

Tasmanians have serious reservations about Hydro's self-assessment of the impact of cloud seeding activities on the severe June flooding.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  16 Aug 2016


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Groom Must Reassure Community About Cloud Seeding

The Minister for Energy needs to step in and reassure the community that cloud seeding activities in Tasmania are being conducted safely as well as efficiently.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  3 Aug 2016


Money, Australian Dollars, Notes

Treasurer Must Take Some Responsibility for Hydro Woes

The gas which should have been used to fire up Tamar Valley to protect storages was being sold on the mainland while Hydro was frantically exporting.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  27 Apr 2016


Spirit of Tasmania, TT-Line Vessel

Appointments Welcome, Still No GBE Gender Balance

The announcement today of two new women appointed to the Board of the Motor Accidents Insurance Board (MAIB) is a welcome step forward.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  1 Dec 2015


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Poor Energy Decisions Cost State

Recent poor decisions made in the state’s energy sector will cost an estimated staggering $700 million over the next six years.

Kim Booth  |  Media Release  |  4 Dec 2014


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Cash for Assets Rejected

Tasmania should not be further penalised by the Commonwealth should the State Liberals uphold their public commitments to not sell off assets.

Kim Booth  |  Media Release  |  31 Jul 2014