Macleay hydro-electric project tweaks road and power access routes

By Jamie Brown
April 27 2022 - 4:00am
Road access issues west of Kempsey are affecting planners investigating a 600mw pumped-hydro energy storage project on the Upper Macleay and have altered EIS guidelines to accommodate changes.

There has been a change to environmental impact study guidelines as requested by proponents of the off-river Oven Mountain pumped hydro energy storage scheme, in the upper Macleay Valley.



Jamie Brown

North Coast reporter