Gas-fired Hunter Power Project at Kurri will now cost $950 million

Matthew Kelly
September 9 2023 - 5:00am

The cost of the controversial gas-fired Hunter Power Project at Kurri has blown out by almost 40 per cent to $950 million, Snowy Hydro has confirmed.

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Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly


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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