Monthly Archive: September 2019

Apollo Bay Power Failure

September 20, 2019

Energy Minister Lily D’Ambrosio must reassure the Apollo Bay community it will have a reliable power supply this tourist season after Powercor was today forced to disconnect the Government’s billion dollar roll out of Bushfire Safety infrastructure because it was causing too many power outages.   The new Rapid Earth Fault Current Limiter (REFCL) technology...

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Wind farm clean up

September 10, 2019

Member for Polwarth, Richard Riordan MP, has called for an iron clad guarantee from the State Government that wind farms will have a fully funded decommissioning expectation.   Recently in Parliament speaking on the Mine Rehabilitation Bill and the Renewable Energy Amendment Bill, Mr Riordan said that while the State Government had a view about...

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