Long tunnel approved for Kosciuszko to test Snowy 2.0 geology

John Ellicott
Updated February 11 2019 - 1:01pm, first published 10:24am
Snowy Hydro has been pursuing exploratory work at the proposed main generation site of the Snowy 2.0 pumped hydro scheme since last year. This is near where a 3km tunnel will be built to obtain geological data for the huge underground generation chamber.
Snowy Hydro has been pursuing exploratory work at the proposed main generation site of the Snowy 2.0 pumped hydro scheme since last year. This is near where a 3km tunnel will be built to obtain geological data for the huge underground generation chamber.

The State Government has approved exploratory work on the Snowy 2.0 scheme that will allow construction of a tunnel to determine geological strata where the huge underground generation chamber is planned.

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John Ellicott

John Ellicott

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