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Thursday 16 February 2012

Logica and Cisco install intelligent network to support power station upgrade

Logica Australia, a leading IT and business services provider has partnered with Cisco to upgrade the communications network at Tasmania’s King Island power station.
Monday 12 December 2011

KIREIP Smart Grid Workshop

Following on from the successful Community Information Session held in October, participants who expressed an interest in being kept informed about the Smart Grid component of the KIREIP were invited to a Smart Grid workshop session. It was held on 12 December 2011 at the King Island Club.
Monday 31 October 2011

First community information session

The King Island Renewable Energy Integration Project (KIREIP) held its first community information session at the Golf and Bowling Club on King Island on 31 October 2011.
Thursday 27 October 2011

Dynamic Frequency Control Resistor - Currently Offline

The dynamic resistor is currently offline due to scheduled power station site works.
Tuesday 25 October 2011

Power Station Site Works Commence

Site works have begun at the King Island Advanced Hybrid Power Station to make way for new equipment that will be installed as part of the KIREIP.
Tuesday 25 October 2011

Biodiesel Trial to Begin

The Biodiesel trial occurring under the KIREIP is set to begin soon with the delivery of the Biodiesel fuel storage tank. The Biodiesel trial will involve using various blends of Biodiesel/mineral diesel fuel in one of the four diesel generators located at the King Island Advanced Hybrid Power Station.
Monday 24 October 2011

King Island Renewable Energy Integration Project Website is Launched

Hydro Tasmania has launched a website for the King Island Renewable Energy Integration Project (KIREIP). This website will be updated regularly with news articles on project progress as the project is rolled out.