Hodgman Govt Extends Special Energy Bonus

Hodgman Govt Extends Special Energy Bonus

18 November 2017

Tasmania Minister for Energy Guy Barnett Special Energy Bonus Extended Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government will extend the $125 Special Energy Bonus to even more Tasmanians doing it tough, including veterans, carers and disability pensioners, Minister for Energy Guy Barnett said. Special Energy Bonus will now be available to all Aurora Energy account holders with […]

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New Water Treatment Plant For Bunbury

New Water Treatment Plant For Bunbury

08 November 2017

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Western Australia Minister for Water Dave Kelly $15 Million Water Treatment Plant To Secure Bunbury’s Water Supply Victor P Taffa $15 Million provided by McGowan Government for a new water treatment plant in Glen Iris New treatment plant to secure future drinking water supplies for Greater Bunbury Project will support […]

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Gunner Govt Releases Strategic Aboriginal Water Reserves Policy

Gunner Govt Releases Strategic Aboriginal Water Reserves Policy

08 November 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Environment and Natural Resources Lauren Moss Strategic Aboriginal Water Reserves Policy Released By Government Victor P Taffa Aboriginal landowners in the Territory will be better able to develop their land and create local jobs with the release of the Territory Government’s Strategic Aboriginal Water Reserves policy. Minister for Environment and Natural […]

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Sustainable Timber Tasmania Up $41 Million For Year 2016-17

Sustainable Timber Tasmania Up $41 Million For Year 2016-17

06 November 2017

Tasmania Minister for Resources Guy Barnett Sustainable Timber Tasmania $41 Million Turnaround Victor P Taffa Minister for Resources Guy Barnett said the 2016-17 Sustainable Timber Tasmania (STT) annual report shows the Hodgman Government is delivering on its commitment to return the forestry business to a sustainable footing, with the bottom line improving by $41 Million […]

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Minister Welcomes 2 New Appointments To Board Of Busselton Water

Minister Welcomes 2 New Appointments To Board Of Busselton Water

03 November 2017

Western Australia Minister for Water Dave Kelly Busselton Water Welcomes New Board Appointments Victor P Taffa Christine Kershaw appointed to board of Busselton Water Matt Walker appointed as deputy chairperson New appointments bring fresh perspective for local water management Water Minister Dave Kelly has welcomed 2 new appointments to the board of Busselton Water. “I […]

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Exmouth’s Water Supply To Be Powered By Solar Energy

Exmouth’s Water Supply To Be Powered By Solar Energy

01 November 2017

Western Australia Minister for Water Dave Kelly Solar Energy To Power Exmouth’s Water Supply Victor P Taffa 10 new solar powered bores installed at Exmouth’s southern borefield Allows for an additional water supply in peak demand Local sub-contractors employed as part of the project Water Corporation has completed work to upgrade Exmouth’s southern borefield with […]

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McGowan Govt Welcomes Stage 2 Kwinana Lithium Processing Plant

McGowan Govt Welcomes Stage 2 Kwinana Lithium Processing Plant

27 October 2017

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Kwinana Jobs Boost As Lithium Project Signs Off On Stage 2 Victor P Taffa Tianqi Lithium board votes to fast-track Stage 2 of Kwinana processing plant Expansion to prolong 200 construction jobs and add up to 60 new operational positions McGowan Government has welcomed Tianqi Lithium’s final investment decision to […]

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Regional Queenslanders To Have Their Energy Bills Cut

Regional Queenslanders To Have Their Energy Bills Cut

23 October 2017

Queensland Minister for Energy Mark Bailey Palaszczuk Govt Delivers Affordable Energy Plan For Regional Queenslanders Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government will use the benefits of public ownership to cut $125 a year from household bills and $120 off small business bills as part of a $2 Billion Affordable Energy Plan. Energy Minister Mark Bailey said […]

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Up To 1,300 Jobs Created With Magnetite Mine Expansion

Up To 1,300 Jobs Created With Magnetite Mine Expansion

20 October 2017

South Australia Minister for Mineral Resources and Energy Tom Koutsantonis Magnetite Mine Expansion To Create Nearly 1,300 New Jobs Victor P Taffa U River has announced an $800 Million expansion of their Cairn Hill magnetite mine near Coober Pedy, which the company estimates could create up to 1,300 jobs. Investment, which builds on the existing […]

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170 Jobs Created On Stage 2 Of Craigie Groundwater Replenishment Scheme

170 Jobs Created On Stage 2 Of Craigie Groundwater Replenishment Scheme

18 October 2017

Western Australia Minister for Water Dave Kelly Groundwater Replenishment Works To Create Local Jobs Victor P Taffa About 170 local workers to be employed in Stage 2 of Groundwater Replenishment Scheme Expansion will double the recharge capacity of the Craigie site from 14 to 28 Billion litres Clough-Suez Water Partners awarded contract for Advanced Water […]

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Water Minister Reminds Residents To Be Ready For Bushfire Season

Water Minister Reminds Residents To Be Ready For Bushfire Season

13 October 2017

Western Australia Minister for Water Dave Kelly Water Corporation Is Ready For Bushfire Season And Asks The Same Of Residents Victor P Taffa An independent water supply is vital when planning to stay and defend during a bushfire Water Corporation prepares for the bushfire season with new incident response van and purpose-built facility Water Minister […]

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State Govt Updates Water Allocation Policy For River Murray Irrigators

State Govt Updates Water Allocation Policy For River Murray Irrigators

13 October 2017

South Australia Minister for Water and the River Murray Ian Hunter Riverland Irrigators Win With Extra Allocations Pledged For Dry Years Victor P Taffa State Government has updated its water allocation policy to ensure that River Murray irrigators will receive sustainable allocations in dry years, protecting jobs and supporting local industries. “Water resources of the […]

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GeoCatch Celebrates 20 Years As A Catchment Council

GeoCatch Celebrates 20 Years As A Catchment Council

06 October 2017

Western Australia Minister for Water Dave Kelly GeoCatch Celebrates 20 Years Of Working To Improve Local Waterways Victor P Taffa GeoCatch celebrates 20th anniversary as a catchment council Catchment council co-ordinates community partnerships to improve waterway health GeoCatch is a key partner in the State Government’s Revitalising Geographe Waterways initiative Water Minister Dave Kelly today […]

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New Energy Minister Vows Not To Make People Pay For Expensive Carbon Tax

New Energy Minister Vows Not To Make People Pay For Expensive Carbon Tax

06 October 2017

Tasmania Minister for Energy Guy Barnett New ‘Tasmania-First’ Energy Vision Victor P Taffa New Energy Minister Guy Barnett has today outlined his ‘Tasmania-First’ vision for energy. “Under my watch, our energy policy will be Tasmania-first.” Minister Barnett said. “This means secure supply for Tasmania, and the lowest possible electricity prices for Tasmanians will be my […]

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Upgrade Completed Of Tod River Dam

Upgrade Completed Of Tod River Dam

04 October 2017

South Australia Minister for Water and the River Murray Ian Hunter Tod River Dam Safety Upgrade Complete With Site Revegetation Underway Victor P Taffa SA Water has completed a $6.3 Million upgrade of the Tod River Dam on Eyre Peninsula to ensure the safety of the offline reservoir. “Community input has been a big part […]

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Contract Awarded For Yorke Peninsula Pipeline Project

Contract Awarded For Yorke Peninsula Pipeline Project

04 October 2017

South Australia Minister for Water and the River Murray Ian Hunter Yorke Peninsula Pipeline Project Progressing As Contract Awarded Victor P Taffa Construction will begin in November on a pipeline to connect the lower Yorke Peninsula towns of Warooka and Point Turton to SA Water’s mains water supply network. “Warooka and Point Turton’s water supply […]

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Gold Mining Projects To Get Underway In Kalgoorlie-Boulder Area

Gold Mining Projects To Get Underway In Kalgoorlie-Boulder Area

25 September 2017

Western Australia Treasurer Ben Wyatt McGowan Government Welcomes More Jobs From Gold Sector Victor P Taffa More jobs in the gold sector planned for Kalgoorlie-Boulder area Continuing positive return for investors in WA industry Chamber of Minerals and Energy promoting jobs in the Super Pit Gold price has remained strong at over $1,630 per ounce […]

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Woodman Point Wastewater Treatment Plant To Be Upgraded

Woodman Point Wastewater Treatment Plant To Be Upgraded

25 September 2017

Western Australia Minister for Water Dave Kelly Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion Creates Hundreds Of Jobs Victor P Taffa Woodman Point expansion will increase capacity by 40 Million litres a day Up to 200 workers will be employed during the construction phase Up to 200 jobs will be created as work is carried out to upgrade […]

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Funding To Be Provided For 8 Non-Potable Water Supply Projects

Funding To Be Provided For 8 Non-Potable Water Supply Projects

20 September 2017

Western Australia Minister for Water Dave Kelly $12.75 Million To Rural Water Projects Victor P Taffa Project contributions to develop town and farm water supplies Funding to help clean waterways in the Lower Avon McGowan Government has committed $12.75 Million to rural water projects over the next 3 years to support regional communities in areas […]

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Water Supply Plan For Kangaroo Island To Be Updated

Water Supply Plan For Kangaroo Island To Be Updated

20 September 2017

South Australia Minister for Water and the River Murray Ian Hunter SA Water To Refresh Long-Term Plan For Kangaroo Island Water Supply Victor P Taffa SA Water will soon begin talking with Kangaroo Island residents and businesses about water supply priorities, to update the long-term water supply plan for the island. “We’ve listened to feedback […]

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