Labor will inject an extra $700 million into Snowy Hydro to make the Kurri peaker run on green hydrogen

Matthew Kelly
By Matthew Kelly
Updated February 22 2022 - 7:42am, first published 5:30am
Peaking plans: Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese outlining Labor's plan to run the Hunter Power Project on green hydrogen. Picture: Matthew Kelly

Labor will provide Snowy Hydro Limited with an extra $700 million in equity to make the Kurri peaking plant operate on green hydrogen by 2030.

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Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly

Journalist

Matthew Kelly has worked as a journalist for more than 25 years. He has been working as a general reporter at the Newcastle Herald since 2018. In recent years he has reported on subjects including environment, energy, water security, manufacturing and higher education. He has previously covered issues including the health and environmental impacts of uncovered coal wagons in the Hunter Valley, the pollution of legacy of former industrial sites and freedom of information issues.

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